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Noye’s Fludde by Benjamin Britten
Aldburgh Opera 2013 – Benjamin Britten 100th Anniversary Celebration
St.Margaret’s Church, Lowestoft

Director : Martin Duncan
Design : Francis O’Connor
Movement :

Programmer : Matt Cross
Production Electrician : Max Wingate

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Benzin – a new opera by Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek
– Chemnitz Oper 2010

Director : Martin Duncan
Designer : Francis O’Connor

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Dans Der Vampiren
– Magyar Theatre, Budapest 2007
– Antwerp 2010

Director : Cornelius Baltus
Designer : Kentaur

Based on the cult 1967 Roman Polanski film : “The Fearless Vampire Killers”

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Ariadne Auf Naxos
– Scottish Opera 1997
– Oslo Opera 1999
– Santiago Opera 2000

Director : Martin Duncan
Designer : Tim Flatley

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42nd Street –
Chichester Festival Theatre 2010
Curve Leicester 2011

Director : Paul Kerryson
Scene Designer : Martin Ashley Davis
Costumes : George Souglides
Projections : Timothy Bird for Knifedge

Featuring Tim Flavin

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MY FAIR LADY
Venue : Copenhagen Falconer Theatre, Denmark 2006
Director : Mark Clements
Designer : Niki Turner

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AMAZING GRACE

Wales Theatre Company 2005
Swansea Grand & New Theatre Cardiff
Director : Michael Bogdanov
Designer : Ed Thomas
Choreographer : June Campbell Davies

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“A Child’s Christmas in Wales” by Dylan Thomas
Wales Theatre Company 2006
Director : Michael Bogdanov
Designer : Sean Crowley

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Pravda
Chichester Festival Theatre and Birmingham Rep. 2006
Director : Jonathan Church

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“The Original Chinese Conjuror”
– Almeida Opera 2006
Director : Martin Duncan
Designer : Francis O’ Connor

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“Sweet Charity”

Teatro della Luna Milan 2006
Compagnia Della Rancia

Director : Salverio Marconi
Designer : Alessandro Camero
Programmer : Valerio Tiberi

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Promises & Lies

Birmingham Rep. 2006

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“3-1-6”

Haymarket Theatre Basingstoke 2006
Director : John Adams
Designer : Elroy Ashmore

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The Wind in the Willows
– Keswick Theatre Cumbria 2005
Director : Ian Forrest
Designer : Martin Johns

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Hamlet
Wales Theatre Company 2005
Director : Michael Bogdanov
Designer : Sean Crowley

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Hamlet
Haymarket Theatre
Basingstoke 2005
Director : John Adams
Designer : Elroy Ashmore

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5/11 by Edward Kemp
– Chichester Festival 2005
Directed by Stephen Pimlott
Designed by Ashley Martin Davis

Alistair McGowan as King James

Photographs by Clare Park

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“The Government Inspector” by Gogol; adapted by Alastair Beaton

Chichester Festival Theatre 2005

Director : Martin Duncan
Designer : Jon Morrell

Photography by Clare Park

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“How 2 Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”
Chichester Festival Theatre 2005

Directed by Martin Duncan
Designed by Francis O’ Connor
Choreography by Stephen Mear

Cast include : Joe Mc Fadden, Alastair McGowan, James Bolam

Photography by Clare Park

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“Sitting Pretty ”
Watford Palace Theatre 2005
Directed by Amy Rosenthal
Designed by Martin Johns

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Merchant of Venice
– Wales Theatre Company Tour 2004
Director : Michael Bogdanov
Designer : Sean Crowley

Philip Maddoc as Shylock

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Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
Ludlow Festival 2004

Directed by Michael Bogdanov
Designed by Chris Dyer

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Singing in the Rain
Sadllers Wells Theatre, London 2004

Directed by Paul Kerryson
Designed by Paul Farnsworth

Starring Adam Cooper

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Follow My Leader by Alastair Beaton
Birmingham Rep and Hampstead Theatre 2004

Directed by Mark Clements

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On Your Toes
Royal Festival Hall 2003
Japan 2004

Directed by Paul Kerryson
Designed by Paul Farnsworth
Choreographed by Adam Cooper

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Footloose

Plymouth Theatre Royal
and National Tour 2004

Directed by Paul Kerryson
Designed by Kentaur

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“Taboo”
Music by Boy George (Goerge O’Dowd)
Book by Mark Davies Markham
The Venue, London 2002/3 & National Tour 2004

Directed by Christopher Renshaw
Designed by Tim Goodchild
Costume Design by Mike Nicolls
Starring Paul Baker (Philip Salon), Euan Morton (Young Boy George), Matt Lucas (Leigh Bowery) and Gemma Craven (Mother)

The production won the 2013 Whatsonstage.com Awards award for BEST OFF WEST-END PRODUCTION
Nominated Best for New Musical 2003 Laurence Olivier Awards
Won Best Performance in a Supporting Role (Paul Baker) 2003 Laurence Olivier Awards
Nominated Best Costume Design (Mike Nicolls) 2003 Laurence Olivier Awards

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Under Milkwood
Wales Theatre Company 2003

Directed by Michael Bogdanov
Designed by Sean Crowley

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“Forbidden City”
Esplanade Theatre – opening production 2002
Singapore Repertory Theatre Company

Directed by Stephen Dexter
Designed by Francis O’Connor
Choreographer by Mitch Sebastian

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“Pinocchio” the Musical
Music and Lyrics by Pooh (Italian Rock Band)
Milan 2003
Teatro Della Luna

Directed by Saverio Marconi
Scene Design by Antonio Mastromattei
Choreography by Fabrizio Angelini
Costumes by Zaira De Vincentiis
Lighting Programmer : Andrew Voller

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Love and Marraige
National Tour 2003

Directed by Mark Clements
Designs by Philip

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HMS Pinafore
D’Oly Carte Theatre Company
London Queens Theatre and touring 1999-2002

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Hotstuff 2002 – a Rock and Roll take on the Faustian Legend………..
Leicester Haymarket Theatre Production
West End and National Tours

Directed by Paul Kerryson
Designed by Charles Cusick-Smith and Phil Daniels

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Elaine Stritch – one woman show
Old Vic, London 2002

Remount of the original Broadway production

Chris recreated the original designs of Jules Fischer & Peggy Eisenhauer

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Blunt Speaking
Chichester Minerva Theatre 2002

Directed by Mark Clements

Starring Corin Redgrave

NO PRODUCTION PICTURES Available

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The National Theatre of Brent in “The Wonders of Sex”
Lyttleton Theatre 2001
Royal National Theatre

Director : Martin Duncan
Designer : Francis O’Connor

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La Traviata
Scottish Opera 2001
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Edinburgh and Tour

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Ute Lemper in One Woman Show
Naughty Baby
Savoy Theatre 2001

Scene Design and Lighting – Chris Ellis

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Pirates of Penzance
2001
Savoy Theatre, London

NO PRODUCTION Pix

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Soul Train
London Season and National Tour 2001
Originated from Derby Playhouse Theatre

Director : Mark Clements

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La Cava
Victoria Palace and then Piccadily Theatre, London 2000-2001

Director : Stephen Dexter
Designer : Francis O’Connor
Choreographer : Mitch Sebastian

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Boyband
Gielgud Theatre 1999

Director : Peter Rowe

Derby Theatre Production

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The Nightingale’s to Blame
– Opera North 1998

Director : Martin Duncan

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National Theatre of Brent in “Love upon The Throne”
Comedy Theatre, London 1998

Original production from Nottingham Playhouse

Director : Martin Duncan
Designer : Francis O’Connor

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Hansel and Gretel
English National Opera

Director : David Pountney
Designer : Stefan Lazaridis
Conductor : Mark Elder

Production televised for BBC

Photography by Clive Barda

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Faust 1995
The Pit Theatre, London
The Royal Shakespeare Company

Director : Michael Bogdanov

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The Venetian Twins 1994
Stratford Theatre and Barbican Theatre, London
The Royal Shakespeare Company

Director : Michael Bogdanov

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The Big Picnic 1994 – Promenade Production
The Shed, Govan, Glasgow
Large Scale Promenade production in 300 foot ship building shed that allowed the audience to move to each location that the actors were playing.
Filmed for BBC

Director : Bill Bryden
Designer : Bill Dudley

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Irma Vep 1990
Ambassadors Theatre, London
Transfer from Leicester Haymarket Theatre

Directed by Maria Aitken
Designed by Poppy Mitchell

Featuring Nicolas Grace and Edward Hibbert

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Me and My Girl – music by Noel Gay; book by Stephen Fry and Mike Okrent
Opened Adelphi Theatre, London 1995 – 2003 : starred Robert Lindsay & Emma Thompson
Olivier Award – Best Musical
Marquis Theatre, Broadway 1996 – 1998
3 Tony Awards, 11 Nominations
UK National Tours
US Tours
Australia Season

Director : Mike Okrent
Designer : Martin Johns
Choreographer : Gillian Gregory

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Joseph and His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat
Leicester Haymarket Theatre 1985

Directed by Nancy Meckler
Designed by Martin Johns

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From the House of the Dead by Janacek
– Welsh National Opera 1984, Scottish Opera 1985
also Teatro Massimo, Palermo 2009

Director : David Pountney
Designer : Maria Bjornsen

Directed

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Donnerstag Aus Licht by Karlheinz Stockhausen
– Royal Opera House 1981

Director : Michael Bogdanov
Designer : Maria Bjornsen

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Romeo and Juliet RSC
Stratford 1986
Newcastle Theatre Royal, 1987
Aldwych Theatre, London 1987

Director : Michael Bogdanov
Designer : Chris Dyer

Michael Kitchen as Mercutio

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Hamlet – Royal Shakespeare Company
Stratford Season 1985
Aldwych Theatre 1986

Hamlet played by Roger Rees

Director : Ron Daniels
Designer : Maria Bjornsen

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Maydays by David Edgar – RSC
1983 Barbican Theatre, London

Director : Ron Daniels
Designer : John Gunter
Costumes : Di Seymour
Music : Stephen Oliver

Starring : Alison Steadman, David Troughton, Anthony Sher, Bob Peck

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Royal Shakespeare Company
Stratford Theatre 1981
Barbican Theatre, London 1982

Director : Ron Daniels
Designer : Maria Bjornsen
Music : Stephen Oliver

Featuring – Juliet Stevenson, Julia Hills, Harriet Walter, Jane Carr, Philip Franks, Geoffrey Hutchins

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A Winters Tale
Royal Shakespeare Company
Stratford Theatre 1981
Barbican Theatre 1982

Director : Ron Eyre
Designer : Chris Dyer
Music : Stephen Oliver

Featuring – Patrick Stewart, Gemma Jones, Sheila Hancock, Geoffrey Hutchins, Hugh Quarshie, Gerald Murphy

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“Lloyd George Knew My Father” by William Douglas Home
Savoy Theatre 1972-73

Director : Robin Midgeley
Designed : Anthony Holland

Featuring : Ralph Richardson, Peggy Ashcroft, Simon Cadell, James Grout, Janet Henfrey

…….my first West End play …..at 22 !

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