Roel trained at the American Musical Theatre Academy of London.


Born in the Netherlands, Roel moved abroad in 2008 to pursue his musical career.


Theatre credits include: Production singer/dancer for Disneyland Paris, Norwegian Cruise Line, Universal Studios Singapore, Universal Studios Japan, Jack and the Beanstalk  (Pantomine at the Greenwich Theatre London), Galaxy Macau, MS Amadea/Phoenix Cruise Lines, Best Of Musical Starnights (2018-2019 German and Austrian Tour). He played George, Cinderella's Father, in the Music Hall production Cinderella at the Stadsschouwburg Antwerpen and the Capitole Gent, from the 20th of December 2019 until the 5th of January 2020.


TV credits include representing the Netherlands at The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2003, broadcasted live throughout Europe.


Next to singing, dancing and traveling the world, Roel also loves to write songs.  He's released his first English single called Open Up, which was written by himself, recorded in Singapore, produced and mixed by Andy Eubanks and mastered by Nico van Rooyen. The song can be streamed on Spotify, Deezer and Apple Music and is also available on iTunes, Soundcloud and YouTube.  

In 2020 another big dream came true, when Roel got a job offer from Tokyo Disney Resort. He will be performing as a lead singer in the fantastic Broadway-style show Big Band Beat at one of the most beautiful theme parks in the world, Tokyo DisneySea.

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