Lawrence Parsons

Lawrence

Lawrence began dancing at the age of seven years old at CJ’s Dance and Fitness and took classes in Jazz, Tap and later on Ballet. At the age of 17 he auditioned for Professional Musical theatre college and was awarded a 3 year scholarship to train at Stella Mann College in Bedfordshire.

Throughout his time at college he performed at “Move it” Dance exhibition in his 2nd and 3rd year and was Dance Captain for choreographers pieces. He also performed at the Dorchester Hotel in London for the “Make a Wish Charity Foundation” for their annual charity ball and other corporate events. Lawrence graduated college in 2012 and began auditioning in the industry. His first professional job was for Silja Cruises sailing around the Baltic and Europe.
Finishing his contract he auditioned for the world renowned cruise line company Carnival Cruises and was successful in gaining a place in the cast aboard the Carnival Victory. He was a dancer for 8 months onboard, sailing around the Bahamas, Mexico, Jamaica and the Caribbean.

Coming back to London after his contract he auditioned for a musical adaptation of Jersey Boys, called “New Jersey Nights” where it told the story of Frankie Vallie and the Four Seasons, Lawrence was successful and began rehearsals for a UK tour with the show in 2014. At the end of 2014 after the UK Tour he flew out to China with the show and toured China for 3 months visiting a total of 32 places within the country performing the show. After touring China Lawrence flew straight back out to America and did another contract with Carnival Cruise Lines in 2015 and finished last November.

Lawrence is currently in the UK living in London and is signed to an agency where he is currently auditioning for West End, U.K. and International tours.