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Pros From The Shows
International Performing Arts & Theatre are delighted to announce that Layton Williams has been appointed as a Patron. Layton was born in Bury, Manchester and he began his career at the age of 12 playing the title role of Billy in the West End production of Billy Elliot.
He made his debut TV appearance as Kylie in the BBC comedy BeautifulPeople.
He went on to study at Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts which was documented on CBBC’s School For Stars.
Theatre credits include: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie (Apollo Theatre), Paul in Kiss Me Kate (Sheffield Crucible); Seaweed in Hairspray! (2018 UK Tour); Angel in Rent (London/UK Tour); The Car Man (Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures); Simon in The Lord of the Flies (Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures) and Young Michael in Thriller Live (West End).
TV/Film credits include: Rocketman (Paramount); Larry in Benidorm (ITV), Postcode (CBBC) and Murder They Hope (Gold). Layton played series regular ‘Stephen’ in the BBC Comedy Bad Education series and feature film.
Layton is also the director of ‘Pros From The Shows’ which provides high quality workshops for young performers. They’ve reached thousands of students across the country hoping to inspire the next generation and nurture talent.
I-PATH is very excited to be working with Layton and will announce opportunities to meet Layton and his colleagues from ‘Pros From The Shows’ in due course. We thank Layton for joining us at I-PATH. It is an absolute honour to have such a talented West End & TV star amongst our team.