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TV Talent

 

 

JOHN BARROWMAN has recently been seen hosting the new Channel 4 series SUPERSTAR DOGS. Later in the year JOHN BARROWMAN'S PET HOSPITAL will also air on Channel 4. In Autumn 2013 he hosted a new quiz show PRESSURE PAD for BBC1 which will be returning for a second series this year, and he is the host of a brand new entertainment show SING YOUR FACE OFF for the ABC Network in USA. In March he will be returning to the studio to record a new album which will be released in June.

JODIE PRENGER will be taking part in SPORT RELIEF GOES WALKIES which airs on BBC Two from 3rd March.

London Theatre

 

 

SEAN PALMER is currently playing Raoul in PHANTOM OF THE OPERA at Her Majesty's Theatre - thephantomoftheopera.com/london

PAUL J MEDFORD is playing Mr Beauregarde and KATE GRAHAM is playing Cherry Sundae in CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane - charlieandthechocolatefactory.com

JOHN STACEY can be seen in STEPHEN WARD at the Aldwych Theatre - stephenwardthemusical.com

SAMUEL EDWARDS is first cover Fiyero in WICKED at the Apollo Victoria Theatre - wickedthemusical.com

STEVIE HUTCHINSON can be seen in FINGS AIN'T WOT THEY USED T'BE at Theatre Royal Stratford East from 12 May.

JACK HARRISON-COOPER can be seen in the forthcoming production of MISS SAIGON which opens at the Prince Edward Theatre in May - miss-saigon.com

ADEBAYO BOLAJI can be seen in MOMO at the Polka Theatre from 12 March, with subsequent performances at Stratford Circus and Greenwich Theatre.

Regional/Touring

 

 

JODIE PRENGER will be starring in CALAMITY JANE at the Watermill Theatre this summer before embarking on a major UK Tour - watermill.org.uk/calamity_jane

SUSIE BLAKE will be touring the UK in GRUMPY OLD WOMEN 3 from 21 April - grumpyoldwomenlive.com

GERARD CAREY will be playing Lord Farquaad in the UK Tour of SHREK THE MUSICAL which begins in Leeds on 23 July - shrekthemusical.co.uk/tour-dates

MATTHEW MALTHOUSE is alternate Don in SINGIN' IN THE RAIN UK Tour. He is joined by ABIGAIL BRODIE - singinintherain.co.uk

CHARLOTTE PAGE is playing Mrs Pearce in the UK Tour of PYGMALION which begins in Cambridge on 26 February - pygmalionuktour.co.uk

SAM ARCHER will be appearing in the UK Tour of New Adventures LORD OF THE FLIES from 2 April - new-adventures.net/productions/lord_of_the_flies

International Theatre

 

 

JACK MONTGOMERY can currently be seen in THE INTERNATIONAL MAGIC TENORS performing throughout Europe.

Television/Film

 

 

VANESSA REDGRAVE is currently filming THE BLACK BOX alongside Kelly Reilly for the ABC Network in USA and will shortly begin filming the movie THE SECRET SCRIPTURE alongside Jessica Chastain. She has reprised her role as Jennifer in the third series of CALL THE MIDWIFE on BBC1 and has completed filming FOXCATCHER alongside Channing Tatum and Steve Carell, directed by Bennett Miller.

JOHN BARROWMAN has returned as Malcolm Merlyn in the second series of ARROW currently airing on Sky 1 in the UK and The CW in USA.

TIMOTHY WEST has joined the cast of EASTENDERS as the head of the Carter family, Stan.

BERNARD CRIBBINS can be seen on Cbeebies in the second series of OLD JACK'S BOAT.

RUDOLPH WALKER plays Patrick Trueman in EASTENDERS.

SUSIE BLAKE has recently completed filming the movie NATIVITY 3, and has a guest role in the new series of NEW TRICKS.

WILL THORP has recently completed filming IN THE CLUB written by Kay Mellor which will air on BBC1.

DIANE FLETCHER has recently been seen in BREATHLESS for ITV alongside Jack Davenport and Sarah Parish, and has completed filming a guest role in the new series of ENDEAVOUR for ITV.

CHARLES DAISH has completed filming NEW WORLDS for Company Pictures which will air on Channel 4.

LOUISE GOLD is currently filming THE FURCHESTER for Cbeebies and has completed filming the new Muppet movie MUPPETS MOST WANTED.

IAIN FLETCHER has completed filming guest roles in WATERLOO ROAD, HOLBY CITY and DOCTORS.

ADELE ANDERSON has completed filming an episode of NEW TRICKS and short film WANNABE directed by Marco Calabrese.

ROB COMPTON has completed filming a guest role in the new series of ENDEAVOUR for ITV.

Creatives

 

 

CRAIG REVEL HORWOOD has directed and choreographed a UK Tour of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF for Music and Lyrics.

ANDREW WRIGHT has made his Director/Choreographer debut with the UK Tour of HAPPY DAYS. He has choreographed the Chichester Festival Theatre/Stage Entertainment UK Tour of SINGIN' IN THE RAIN and will choreograph the Cameron Mackintosh UK Tour of BARNUM this Summer. He has also choreographed the Colchester Theatre production of BETTY BLUE EYES which embarks on a UK tour this spring and will be providing additional choreography for the Chichester Festival Theatre production of GUYS AND DOLLS.

GEOFFREY GARRATT has provided Musical Staging for the brand new Cameron Mackintosh production of LES MISERABLES which opened in Toronto before its Broadway opening in March. He will provide additional choreography for the brand new Cameron Mackintosh production of MISS SAIGON opening at the Prince Edward Theatre in May.

LARRY BLANK orchestrated the Chichester Festival Theatre/Stage Entertainment production of SINGIN' IN THE RAIN and will also orchestrate the Chichester Festival Theatre production of GUYS AND DOLLS. He will musically supervise the 2014 Oliver Awards Ceremony. He will also Maestro a series of concerts across the US this spring including Phoenix, Philadelphia, Oklahoma and Atlanta.

MATTHEW BRIND is Musical Supervisor and has provided additional arrangements for DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS which is currently on a short tour before opening at the Savoy Theatre in March. He will be producing and arranging JOHN BARROWMAN's forthcoming album due for release in June and has completed arrangements for SAM BAILEY's debut album.

FRANK THOMPSON is Associate Director and provided Additional Choreography for THE BODYGUARD at the Adelphi Theatre. He is also Associate Director for International touring production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC which opened in South Africa in February.

KATY RUDD is Associate Director for THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHTTIME at the Gielgud Theatre and soon to be opening on Broadway and a UK Tour.

AARON SILLIS is the Associate Choreographer to Javier de Frutos on FROM HERE TO ETERNITY at the Shaftesbury Theatre.