Lowestoft actor, Rob Houchen, in the running for top West End award
PUBLISHED: 15:23 05 November 2015 | UPDATED: 15:23 05 November 2015
A talented actor from Lowestoft, who has become an established West End performer, is in the running for a top award.
Rob Houchen, who has played the principal role of Marius in the world’s longest running musical – Les Misérables – for the past two years in London has been nominated for a 2015 BroadwayWorld UK/West End award.
The former Pakefield Primary, Pakefield Middle, Kirkley High School and East Norfolk Sixth Form College student has been shortlisted in the Best Performance in a Long-Running West End Show (Male) category.
And with just a few days left in the voting, people in Lowestoft are being urged to support this home-grown star and help boost his votes.
As of yesterday (Wednesday), Mr Houchen was in fourth place out of 34 actors in the latest standings – and with every vote counting, you can help Mr Houchen in the pursuit of landing this top honour.
■ Visit www.broadwayworld.com/westend/liveupdate2015region.cfm?btype=4335®ion=UK%20/%20West%20End and register your vote for Mr Houchen.
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