Andrew Strano - - Magnormos Contributing ArtistDrew Weston

Magnormos credits: 'THE LAST TEN YEARS', 'SATURDAY NIGHT (A SONDHEIM TRIPTYCH)', 'FLOWERCHILDREN (WORKSHOP)'.

Andrew graduated as a part of the 2007/8 Class of the Victorian College of the Arts Foundation in Music Theatre. Since graduating, he has traveled to Indonesia to play "Jeremy" in BARBIE & THE DIAMOND CASTLE, performed in ONE NIGHT IN HEAVEN: a showcase for emerging artists, the Magnormos staged reading of FLOWERCHILDREN, Melbourne schools for Echelon productions' science week show ROCK ME GALILEO!, played "Whizzer" in ShoosH! Productions' sellout season of FALSETTOS for the Midsumma festival and "Tim" in THOMAS THE THANK ENGINE at the Royal Melbourne Show. He continues his cabaret work, performing recently in IOPERA 2.0 for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, and working as an MC in corporate environments.

He also regularly teams up with fellow graduate John Frankland. They have performed in A DISSAPEARING ACT & Short and Sweet Cabaret Act A FINE BROMANCE - they were finalists and received the best writing award - and also appear weekly as THE BAD BOYS OF MUSIC THEATRE on channel 31's GET CEREAL.

Andrew will soon be seen appearing alongside John in the short film EULOGY at ACMI, and as "Blake" in the Sitcom FERGUS IN HELL. Andrew was selected as 1 of 30 semi-finalists for the inaugural Rob Guest endowment, and again in 2010. While at the VCA, Andrew was a part of THE BIG SMOKE (Showcase 2008), V@THE B (Cabaret), BEYOND BEYOND (A Shakespeare workshop), and played "Frederick" in the 2007 production of A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC. Andrew continues his studies in dance at Danceworld 301, and singing with Trevor Jones.