Ian Trigger
Biographical Information
Born September 30th, 1942
Plymouth, England
Died January 1st, 2010
London, England
Productions Pickwick as Winkle
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat as Dan
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland as Frog Footman
Recordings Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Young Vic Cast)
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (film soundtrack)
Vocal Type Tenor

Ian Trigger was an English actor.


Born in Plymouth, England, Trigger made history by becoming the youngest student to enter RADA, where he frequently performed in Shakespeare, and notably appeared in Joe Orton's Loot in Oregon.

Trigger frequently appeared on television in such series as Dixon of Dock Green and Ace of Wands, as well as several films such as Up Pompeii.

He passed away in 2010.


Trigger appeared in a number of stage shows and musical films, beginning with the television production of Pickwick (in which he played Winkle) and the 1972 adaptation of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. He also played the role of Dan in the Young Vic's production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat the same year.


Pickwick (1969)Edit

  • The Pickwickians (contains solo lines)
  • Bit of a Character (contains solo lines)

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1972)Edit

  • From The Queen An Invitation For The Duchess To Play Croquette (duet)


Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1972)Edit

  • Jacob and Sons (contains solo lines)
  • Joseph's Coat
  • Joseph's Dreams
  • Poor Poor Joseph
  • One More Angel in Heaven (contains solo lines)
  • Those Canaan Days
  • The Brothers Come To Egypt/Grovel, Grovel
  • Who's the Thief?
  • Benjamin Calypso
  • Joseph Megamix