José FajardoELIA LO TAURO
Elia was born in Sicily.
Training: Identity School of Acting and RADA (London), and Teatro Piccolo (Sicily, Italy).
Theatre Credit Includes: Understudy Banzai in The Lion King (Lyceum), Hook in Neverland (International Tour), Cacambo in Candide (Ilford Arts Festival), Simon the Zealot in Jesus Christ Superstar (Ahoy Rotterdam & EU tour), Oedipe in Edipus Rex (La Fura dels Baus, Catalan), featured Gospel singer in Forever King of Pop (Nuevo Apolo Theatre, Madrid), understudied and played the role of Jordan and the Latin singer in Dirty Dancing (Aldwych Theatre), Karna in Mahabharata (Sadler's Wells & UK Tour), Chess (Spektrum, Oslo & Scandinavian Tour) and Carousel (Chichester Festival Theatre), Cesar Rodriguez in Saturday Night Fever (UK Tour & Musical Dome, Koln, Germany).
Film and Television Includes: Skyfall, and Angel Catini in Doctors (BBC1).
He is very honoured to be in the original West End and UK Tour cast of On Your Feet! and he would like to dedicate his performances to his beloved grandfather and to Mrs Thea Nerissa Barnes.« GO BACK