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“Rarely do you get to see an artist of such outstanding ability.”

– Warren Carlyle


February  2017

After 7 years in the USA Rachel returns to the UK to play Mrs. Brice in the national tour of Funny Girl starring Sheridan Smith. For tour dates see www.funnygirlthemusical.co.uk

 


 

Spring 2017

“Your Stupid (sic)” is an autobiographical web series written by and starring comedian Gavin McInnes. Rachel plays his Scottish, alcoholic mother Loraine. She knew that her being married to a glaswegian would come in handy one day.

 

 

 


Les Miserables

March 3, 2015

Rachel returns to Broadway to play Madame Thénardier in the Cameron Mackintosh international phenomenon, Les Misérables.Rachel Izen as Madame Thenardier in Les Miserables on Broadway

Rachel Izen as Madame Thenardier in Les Miserables on Broadway


The Knick

Fall 2014

Rachel is chuffed to bits to be appearing as Nurse Braun in “The Knick” on Cinemax, starring Clive Owen and directed by Steven Soderbergh.

Rachel Izen as Nurse Braun on The Knick


A Gentleman's Guide to Love and MurderThe Old GlobeHartford Stage

March 8 – April 14, 2013

After a successful run at Hartford Stage, Rachel will continue her work in the role of Marietta Shingle in A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder at The Old Globe in San Diego. This musical comedy is set in elegant Edwardian England and traces the brilliant trajectory of Monty Navarro – a charmer, seducer and avenger – on his quest for recognition and family fortune. The show stars Tony Award winner Jefferson Mays.


October 11th – November 11th, 2012

Rachel was thrilled to create the role of Marietta Shingle in the world premiere of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder at Hartford Stage. This musical comedy is set in elegant Edwardian England and traces the brilliant trajectory of Monty Navarro – a charmer, seducer and avenger – on his quest for recognition and family fortune. The show stared Tony Award winner Jefferson Mays and will continue its success at the Old Globe in San Diego in February 2013.

Rachel Izen as MIss Shingle in A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder


Mary Poppins

October 28, 2011 – January 15th 2012

Rachel made her Broadway debut as Mrs Brill in Disney’s hit musical Mary Poppins, based on the stories by P. L. Travers and the Oscar winning 1964 film of the same title.


February 11th, 2010 – October 23rd, 2011

Rachel made her US debut as Mrs Brill in the First National North American tour of Disney’s hit Musical Mary Poppins.

 

Rachel Izen as Mrs. Brill in Disney's Mary Poppins


The Witches of Eastwick

August 23, 2008 – May 9, 2009

Rachel was seen in a brand new production of the hit musical The Witches of Eastwick. Based on the Warner Brothers film of the same title which starred Jack Nicholson, Rachel played Felicia Gabriel, the chief busybody and self appointed moral guardian of Eastwick.

Rachel Izen as Felicia Gabriel in The Witches of Eastick


Hot Flush

March 9 – December 1 – 2007

Rachel created the role of Jessica in this new musical about four ordinary women dealing with the change of life. She starred alongside Sheila Ferguson, Rula Lenska, Marti Webb and Sam Kane.

Sam Kane and Rachel Izen in Hot Flush!