Anthony Wise

Anthony has played the role of Lillas Pastia in Carmen for WNO (Leiser and Caurier) and for Glyndebourne Opera (David McVicar). He also covered the role of Frosch in Die Fledermaus and Haushofmeister in the recent production of Ariadne auf Naxos, both at Glyndebourne. He is very excited to be playing the role here at Longborough. He also performed speaking roles in workshop productions for WNO and Scottish Opera: Doktor in Wozzeck and Don Alvaro in La forza del destino under the direction of Carmen Jakobi.

Musical theatre roles include Eddie in Mack and Mabel (Southwark Playhouse), Mr Hasler in The Pajama Game and Mr Hennessy in Dames at Sea (Union Theatre), Jeanette in Full Monty (Charing Cross Theatre) Judge Heppenstall in State Fair (Trafalgar Studios) and Sidney in Me and Juliet (Finborough Theatre).

Recent theatre work includes Ashley in Sugar Daddies by Ayckbourn (Broadstairs Theatre), Buzz in Watching the Living and Strangler and Jesuit Teacher in The Lovesong of Alfred J Hitchcock both for New Perspectives Theatre.

Anthony featured in the recent Warner Bros superhero blockbuster Justice League as Howard the Janitor. He also featured in Withnail and I (Handmade Films) and in an award-winning horror film In the Place of the Dead (Pathetique Films).