Michael Xavier is a musical theatre actor who has starred in countless West End and UK shows.
Recent stage and theatre credits include Sleepless (Troubadour Theatre), Prince of Broadway (Manhattan Theatre Club), Sunset Boulevard (London Coliseum), The Secret Garden (Shakespeare Theatre Company – Washington DC), Assassins (Menier Chocolate Factory), and Showboat (Sheffield Crucible).
In 2013 Michael Xavier returned to the Open Air Theatre to play Captain Von Trapp in The Sound of Music at the Open Air Theatre, alongside Charlotte Wakefield as Maria. This followed his Olivier nominated performance at the Open Air in 2010 in Stephen Sondheim’s Into The Woods.
Michael has forged an accomplished musicals career since graduating from Manchester Metropolitan University.
2012 was a busy one for the actor as he starred in Hello Dolly! at the Leicester Curve with Janie Dee, in Soho Cinders at the Soho Theatre, Wonderful Town at the Royal Exchange and appeared as Daniel Cleaver in a workshop production of Bridget Jones The Musical.
He played jock Oliver Barrett in Love Story at the Chichester Festival Theatre and in the West End in 2011, for which he was nominated for an Olivier Award.
Other roles include Curly in Oklahoma at Chichester, Sir Galahad in Spamalot at the Palace Theatre, Raoul in Phantom of the Opera, Freddy in My Fair Lady at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane and Sky in Mamma Mia in the UK on tour.
Recent TV credits include Gentleman Jack, Grace and Grantchester.