Nicole Raquel Dennis biography A professional singer and actress, Nicole Raquel Dennis is from London, best known for her role as Alana Beck in the West End production of the award-winning show Dear Evan Hansen, as well as her performances on ITV1’s The Voice UK 2019. She is a singer and songwriter, plays both guitar and piano, and has written numerous songs. Training: Born on 23rd April 1994, Nicole went to the London School of Musical Theatre for her training. Theatre: As an accomplished performer in the West End, she was an original West End cast of Sara Bareilles’ Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre in which she was an ensemble and Cover Norma; The Book Of Mormon (Prince of Wales Theatre) where she was an ensemble, and Dreamgirls at the Savoy Theatre in which she was the 1st cover and played Effie White. Among her other stage credits are Live at the Zedel, and her roles as Melissa in the 57th National Mathlete Sum-It at the Stockwell Playhouse, and Rafiki in Mickey and the Magician (Disneyland Paris). TV: Nicole was a contestant on The Voice, 2019 (BBC). Although she didn’t win, she was part of Jennifer Hudson’s team. She made it to semi-finals with her incredible vocal talent. She left on September 2019 to take on the role of Alana in the Dear Evan Hansen West End transfer.