This week we welcome the talented Paulo Teixeira.

Paulo Teixeira is a West End singer, dancer and actor who recently joined the new cast of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.

Paulo in a costume fitting for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Photo: Helen Maybanks

Paulo in a costume fitting for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Photo: Helen Maybanks

Paulo Teixeira

Paulo Teixeira

Currently swinging in Sam Mendes’ big-budget production, he joined the new cast on 19 May along with newbies including Alex Jennings as Willy Wonka, Barry James as Grandpa Joe and Josefina Gabrielle as Mrs Teavee.

Having trained at the Performers College, Paulo made his West End debut in We Will Rock You at the Dominion Theatre.

He has also appeared in the UK tour of High School Musical 2, the European tour of Twelve Irish Tenors, and recently as Chistery and understudy Boq in Wicked at the Apollo Victoria Theatre.

Other credits include Wild Party, The Front Page, Twelve Days of Christmas, and Pushing the Limits.

Paulo is also an Associate Choreographer for Andrew Harding Productions, and models and dances for a range of agencies.

LINKS

Paulo on Twitter

BOOK

Book tickets to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane

PHOTOS

Photo gallery of Paulo Teixeira. Photos courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

Paulo Teixeira. Photo courtesy of Nicholas Dawkes, www.nicholasdawkesphotography.co.uk. © Nicholas Dawkes Photography Ltd

VIDEO

Paulo doing a spot of synchronized swimming for West End Bares!

Guess who is shaking to win in this Wicked / Oliviers Harlem Shake vid!

MORE PHOTOS

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