SNOW WHITE AND THE HAPPY EVER AFTER BEAUTY SALON Written by Mike AkersMusic by Tayo Akinbode, Lyrics by Mike Akers, with additional songs by Christopher Peake. 3 December – 31 December 2021Press night: Wednesday 8 December at 7pm Director Gareth Machin; Designer James Button; Musical Director Christopher Peake; Choreographer Nicky Griffiths; Lighting Designer Nic Farman; Sound Designer Michael Scott; Casting Director Gabrielle Dawes CDG Snow White and the Happy Ever… Continue reading Snow White and the Happy Ever After Beauty Salon
To mark #RemembranceDay, twenty cast members from #AnticDisposition‘s First World War adaptation of Shakespeare’s #HenryV have come together to record, in their own homes, the song ‘Non Nobis’ from the production. Words by AE Housman from #AShropshireLad, composed and arranged by Christopher Peake #HenryV directed by Ben Horslen and John Risebero Performed by Floriane Andersen,… Continue reading ‘Non Nobis’ from Antic Disposition’s Henry V
Chris is working with Talent Artistic Group (TAG) to create entertainment for TUI Sensatori. TAG are award winning Theatrical Show Producers providing resident and touring productions for Cruise Lines, Holiday Resorts & Attractions across the world. Check out TAG’s work here.
CAST Joseph Black Ralph Bogard Liberty Buckland Helen Colby Richard Ede Henry Lawes Ashley Ruckles Nerine Skinner Alex Wadham CREATIVES Director Ryan McBryde Designer James Button Writer Andrew Pollard Musical Director & Arranger Christopher Peake Choreographer Nicky Griffiths Lighting Designer David W Kidd Sound Designer Jon Roache Casting Director Ellie Collyer-Bristow CDG JMK Assistant Director Marcus… Continue reading Beauty and The Beast Salisbury Playhouse 2018-2019
Lesley Bates writes for The Stage: This year, Salisbury Playhouse’s version of Beauty and the Beast kicks out traditional male hero, sidekick and villain. The Beast of the title – the imposing but not too scary Joseph Black – barely gets a look-in despite his importance to the plot. Instead, the show is led by Liberty… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast review at Salisbury Playhouse – ‘handsome, female-led panto’
BBC Spotlight joined the Henry V company in the beautiful Exeter Cathedral on 30 October 2018.
Chris is musical director for the UK tour of Thoroughly Modern Millie. Opening at Richmond Theatre 29 March, 2018 – playing until 4 August across the UK. Following a hugely successful tour in Spring 2017, award-winning musical Thoroughly Modern Millie is set to tour the UK again in 2018 with actress Hayley Tamaddon taking on the title role of… Continue reading Thoroughly Modern Millie UK Tour