Andrew Prashad as “Cogsworth”
Andrew is a solidly-trained and versatile dancer as well as a musician, singer and actor. He is quickly becoming one of the leading tap dance artists in Canada, teaching and choreographing internationally. He is an award-winning actor, composer and writer. His self-produced short film was officially selected in 12 festivals around the world and won four awards, including Best Short Film. After his featured singer/dancer role in Riverdance (International Tour), Andrew performed in Anything Goes (Drayton Entertainment) then mounted his one-person show, One Step at a Time, to critical acclaim, raising $3,500 for SickKids Hospital and ErinOakKids, and has a remount planned for March 2018. Andrew just returned home from the record-breaking world-premiere of Mira Nair’s Monsoon Wedding (Berkeley Repertory Theatre). He graduated from the University of Toronto at Mississauga with an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre and Performance as well as French Literature.