Earl’s theatre credits have included the Father in the award winning production, Ragtime at the Charing Cross Theatre, London and last year Morrison in the Singapore Repertory Theatre’s production of Forbidden City: Portrait of an Empress. Other musical theatre work has included Commander Khassoggi in Queen’s We Will Rock You to the World première of Zorro to playing Archibald Craven in the Scottish première of The Secret Garden to the original West End and touring productions of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast playing both Beast and Gaston to Bill Kenwright’s Robin, Prince of Sherwood and Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor© Dreamboat.
Earl is renowned for his work as Inspector Javert in Cameron Mackintosh’s productions of Les Misérables and Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Production (London, Broadway, Toronto, Paris, Singapore, Manila and throughout the United Kingdom). He has also performed as the Phantom in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s and Cameron Mackintosh’s original and 25th Anniversary productions of The Phantom of the Opera (Her Majesty’s and throughout the United Kingdom); Ed Parsley in the original cast and Daryl van Horne in The Witches of Eastwick (Drury Lane and Prince of Wales); Joe Gillis in original UK tour cast Sunset Boulevard and Peron in Bill Kenwrights’ Evita throughout Europe and the United Kingdom.
Earl has become an acclaimed and versatile international musical theatre performer appearing throughout the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, London's West End, Paris, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Scandinavia, Sweden, Dubai, Japan, Toronto, Broadway in New York, Macau and Singapore.
On the concert platform he has worked alongside the likes of Colm Wilkinson in Broadway and Beyond and for MSDT Song and Dance of Broadway, both in Japan; the BBC Concert Orchestra (Friday Night is Music Night); the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (Les Misérables in Concert, Some Enchanted Evening and Chess in Concert); the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic (Three Phantoms, A Musical Night of Queen and Christmassy Wonderland) as well as the 50th anniversary celebrations for the Royal Shakespeare Company (Stratford-upon-Avon). He was also the Auctioneer in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s and Cameron Mackintosh’s 25th Anniversary Concert of The Phantom of the Opera (Royal Albert Hall) and the Bishop in Cameron Mackintosh's Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Concert (02 Arena).
He’s Creative Director for Ginger Boy Productions and has devised and directed the concert phenomenon, Three Phantoms, that has toured regionally to internationally from 2011 to 2013 and has since premiered in this year.
He was appointed Patron in 2014 and Associate Artist in 2018 to the UK's largest independent producing and presenting house, the Mayflower Theatre.
2018 A Touch of West End, Woburn 2017 Scrooge, Shelley Theatre; Forbidden City: Portrait Of An Empress, Singapore; Three Phantoms, Macau & Singapore 2016 The Best Of West End, Singapore; Ragtime, Charing Cross Theatre, London; Les Misérables 25th Anniversary International Touring Production, Manila & Singapore 2015 Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Production, Broadway, New York - Broadway and Beyond Japan - Aladdin, Belfast Opera House 2014 Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Production, Broadway, New York 2013/14 The Smallest Show On Earth - Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Production in Toronto - Three Phantoms UK Tour - Three Phantoms Scandinavian Tour 2012/13 The Phantom of the Opera 25th Anniversary Tour 2012 The Phantom of the Opera 25th Anniversary Tour - Wonderful Christmastime with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra - A Musical Night of Queen with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra - Three Phantoms Theatre Royal Newcastle & Chichester Festival Theatre - Les Misérables at the Queens Theatre - The Phantom of the Opera, Her Majesty’s Theatre 2011 The Royal Variety Performance; The Phantom of the Opera at the Albert Hall; We Will Rock You UK Tour; RSC: 50 Musical Years; Evita European Tour; Three Phantoms; We WIll Rock You - Manchester 2010/9 Les Misérables in Concert at the 02; Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Touring Production 2008/9 Les Misérables at the Queens Theatre 2007/08 Zorro Original National Tour 2005/07 The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre 2004 The Merry Widow National Tour 2003/04 The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre 2003 The Secret Garden Scottish Première 2003/4 Disney’s Beauty and the Beast National Tour 2002/03 Sunset Boulevard National Tour 2001/02 The Witches of Eastwick at the Prince of Wales Theatre 2000 The Witches of Eastwick at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, Between the Lines, 1997/00 Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at the Dominion Theatre 1996 Les Misérables at the Palace Theatre 1995 Her Benny at the Liverpool Empire 1994 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat at the Thorndike Theatre 1993 Robin - Prince of Sherwood National Tour.