CATHY READ

Cathy trained at Arts Educational Schools (graduate in 2016), gaining a BA in Musical Theatre. Whilst training Cathy appeared as Josephine ‘Old Ma’ Strong in Urinetown, Dr Bennett in Big Fish, Princess Zara in Utopia Limited and Moxie in Relative Values. Theatre/ concert: ensemble in Hey, Old Friends! (Richard Douglas Productions); choir in Scott Alan in concert; choir in Olivier …

JACOB CHAPMAN

Jacob trained at London Studio Centre. Theatre includes: Financeman/ ensemble in Sunset Boulevard (ENO/ London Coliseum); ensemble in The Smallest Show on Earth (UK tour); Hermann Preysing in Grand Hotel (Southwark Playhouse); ensemble in Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street (ENO/London Coliseum); Pish-Tush in The Mikado and Robin in Ushers – the Front of House Musical (both Charing …

ILAN GALKOFF

Ilan Galkoff is 13 years old and lives with his Mum, Dad, his older brother and sister in Hertfordshire. He trains at Sylvia Young Theatre School. Theatre includes: Welcome Home, Captain Fox! (Donmar Warehouse); Elf – the Musical (Dominion); Oresteia (Trafalgar Studios/Almeida); Matilda (Cambridge Theatre); I Can’t Sing! – the X Factor Musical (London Palladium); Les Misérables (Queen’s Theatre) and …

MICHAEL XAVIER

Michael was nominated for two Olivier Awards in 2011: Best Actor in a Musical for Oliver in Love Story (Duchess Theatre and Minerva Theatre) and Best Supporting Performance in a Musical for Wolf/ Cinderella’s Prince in Into the Woods (Open Air Theatre). Other theatre credits include: Joe Gillis in Sunset Boulevard (London Coliseum); Gaylord Ravenal in Show Boat (Sheffield Crucible); …

GABRIELLA SLADE

Gabriella trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and graduated with a first-class BA (hons) in Theatre Design. Set and/or costume designs credits include: In the Heights (King’s Cross Theatre); Showstopper! (Apollo and Lyric); Kommilitonen! (Welsh National Opera); The Last Mermaid, Henry VI and Richard III (WMC); Folk (National Dance Company Wales); A Christmas Carol, The Adventures …

TOM KELLY

Orchestration: Half a Sixpence (Chichester Festival Theatre – associate); Travels With My Aunt (CFT); Jekyll & Hyde (Old Vic); Gypsy (CFT – associate); Don Quixote (RSC); Sweet Smell of Success (Arcola); A Christmas Carol (Royal & Derngate); Pippin (Menier) and Can’t Smile Without You and Doctor Dolittle (both Bill Kenwright Ltd). Musical supervisor: The Beautiful Game (Southwark Playhouse); The Kreutzer …

STEWART NICHOLLS

Stewart has directed and choreographed many productions including: Bar Mitzvah Boy (Gatehouse); Cinderella (Crewe Lyceum); Love Birds (Pleasance); Business As Usual (Everyman, Cheltenham); The Jewish Legends (Radlett/Gatehouse); Free As Air (Finborough); A Spoonful of Sherman (St James Studio); Gay’s the Word (Jermyn Street/Finborough); Lunch With Marlene (national tour); Hetty Feinstein’s Wedding Anniversary (New End); Beatlemania (Gothenburg Opera House); South Pacific …

ROBERT J. SHERMAN

Robert Sherman stems from a long, illustrious line of songwriters spanning more than four generations. At 16, Sherman joined BMI and is an alum of BMI’s Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop. Theatre: Love Birds (Pleasance, Edinburgh); A Spoonful of Sherman (St James Theatre); Bumblescratch workshop (Network Theatre) and A Christmas Held Captive (Beverly Hills Playhouse). Film credits include: The Adventures …

JESSICA MARTIN

Jessica’s theatre credits include: Elf (Dominion Theatre); The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (the Belgrade, Coventry); Mack and Mabel (Southwark Playhouse); Spamalot (UK tour); Sunset Boulevard (Comedy Theatre); Marguerite (Theatre Royal Haymarket); Tracy Beaker Gets Real (Nottingham Playhouse and UK tour); Me, Myself and I (Orange Tree Theatre); Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Bridewell Theatre); …

DARREN DAY

Darren’s first starring theatre role was as Joseph in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. His West End career includes: Summer Holiday, Grease and Copacabana. On tour, he has starred in Alfie, Carousel, Great Expectations, Godspell, The Rocky Horror Show, Hello, Dolly!, We Will Rock You, The Last Session, Brother Love’s Travelling Salvation Show and Priscilla Queen of the Desert. …