Rachel Tucker is an Olivier Nominated Actress who, most recently, was starring in Come From Away at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on Broadway playing the role of Annette/Beverley Bass, the role she originated in London and for which she received a nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical at the 2019 Olivier Awards and Best Supporting Actress in a Musical at the 2020 WhatsOnStage Awards.
Rachel has recently appeared in the Northern Irish television series Hope Street which aired on BBC One in early 2022 and is just about to start shooting the second season.
Theatre credits: Grace O’Malley in The Pirate Queen (London Coliseum), A Killer Party (Streaming), Songs For a New World (London Palladium & Streaming), Elphaba in Wicked (West End, Broadway and the London 10th Anniversary Cast); Two by Jim Cartwright at the Bridge House Theatre; Meg Dawson in Sting’s musical The Last Ship directed by Joe Mantello (Neil Simon Theatre, New York and Bank of America Theatre, Chicago); Communicating Doors (Menier Chocolate Factory); Farragut North (Southwark Playhouse) and Meat in We Will Rock You (Dominion).
Television credits: Sharon Collins in Informer (BBC1/Neal Street productions); I’d Do Anything (BBC), where she reached the semi-final stages for the role of Nancy.
Workshops credits: The Baroness in Lempicka (Williamstown Theatre Festival, Dir. Rachel Chavkin); Elly in Lazarus (New York, Dir. Ivan Van Hoe) and Meg Giry in Love Never Dies (Sydmonton Festival, Dir. Jack O’Brien)
Rachel recently released an EP Lessons which was accompanied by a filmed studio gig & launched in May 2021.