Andrew McCarthy trained at Bird College and The BRIT School.
Theatre includes: George in The Wedding Singer (Troubador Wembley Park), Franz and understudy Drew in Rock of Ages (UK Tour), Guys and Dolls (Kilworth House), Cinderella (Hackney Empire), The Wedding Singer (UK Tour), Charlie and The Chocolate Factory (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane), Peter Pan (Theatre Royal, Norwich), Loserville (West Yorkshire Playhouse and Garrick Theatre), Wicked (Metronom Theatre, Germany), Aladdin (Mayflower Theatre, Southampton), Rock Around The Clock (UK Tour).
Other work includes: Loserville in Concert (Garrick Theatre), Assistant Choreographer for Soho Cinders (Union Theatre), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Broadway development workshop), Production vocalist onboard Oceania Marina for Jean Ann Ryan Productions and Carnival Cruise Line.
TV includes: Blue Peter (BBC), Big Brothers Bit on the Side (Channel 5), Christmas Lectures (BBC), The Alan Titchmarsh Show (ITV).
Work with Jim Steinman
Andrew McCarthy was set to play the role of Hollander in the 2020 International Tour of Bat Out Of Hell, which was due to have stops in the US, Australia and the UK. After the tour was delayed due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, he did not return to the cast.