Linden sold his stuff and left a corporate job in 2009 to pursue a musical theatre degree in Singapore, graduating with first class honours from Lasalle College of the Arts in 2012. He’s performed as an actor, singer and dancer in Australia, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai and NYC. After 6 years based in South East Asia, Linden returned to Australia in 2015 to get a foot in the (stage) door and managed to win the 2016 Rob Guest Endowment.
Linden’s Australian credits include the roles of Harry and Charlie cover in the Australian tour of Kinky Boots, Roger in both sell-out Hayes Theatre Co seasons of Rent, for which he was awarded a Glug Award for Best Performance by a Newcomer, Fiyero in Wicked (Packemin Productions), The Australian premiere of Violet, Songs for a New World.
Theatre credits in Singapore include La Cage Aux Follies, The Cat in the Hat, Edges, Howie the Rookie, Next To Normal, A French Kiss, The Last Five Years, La Vie en Rose, 2 Houses, Great World Cabaret, and The Effect.
He has composed original music for productions and has also released an original EP which can be found on all music platforms under the name Linden Charles. Linden is currently working on an upcoming album.
FAV GD ALBUM: Dookie
FAV GD SONG: Longview, purely for nostalgic reasons, everyone in year 8 could play the baseline.