Joel Cooper biography Joel Cooper has appeared in several popular and successful productions in theatre after his training, including touring as a dance swing in Wicked and starring in the West End revival of 42nd Street. He is currently part of the cast in Hairspray. Training: He trained at the Laine Theatre Arts. Theatre: Joel’s credits include On The Town in Osaka, Tokyo and Japan; 42nd Street at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane; the UK and International Tour of Wicked; Cinderella at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton; Peter Pan at the SECC Arena, Glasgow; Seussical; A Chorus Line; Singin’ In The Rain; Cats. Film: He has worked in films like 42nd Street: The Musical (2019) and Mary Poppins Returns (2018). TV: Joel’s work in television includes The Olivier Awards; Mel and Sue’s Generation Game; The Royal Variety; The People’s Strictly (BBC Comic Relief). Choreography: As a choreographer/teacher, his work includes Louie Spence masterclass at the Arts Educational London & Italia Conti London.