Coming up

Joglaresa Christmas Tour 2017
Nov
23
7:30 pm19:30

Joglaresa Christmas Tour 2017

I'll be joining one of the UK's best known mediaeval bands to sing Christmas songs & folk carols from the Middle Ages, with some surprises.

Various venues around the UK, dates TBC.


Jul
2
Jul 3

Royal Opera House: Opera Exposed

  • Curve Theatre

Working with young people from 11 to 18 with stage director Freya Wynn-Jones, Opera Exposed delves into the bones of what makes an opera, using material from Puccini's La Bohème. More info here.

Some Voices presents Studio 54
Apr
27
7:00 pm19:00

Some Voices presents Studio 54

  • Printworks

London's best-loved indie choir presents a night of disco & funk recreating the legendary New York nightclub, Studio 54. We'll be turning the Printworks into a hedonistic 70s playground with 500 voices singing some of the finest tunes from the time.

More info and tickets here.

Nov
30
7:30 pm19:30

Carolles of Nunnes & Roses

  • Chapel Royal of St Peter ad Vincula

A lively programme of Mediaeval carolles with Joglaresa, one of the UK's leading mediaeval ensembles, directed by Belinda Sykes. More info here.

Merchant of Venice National & International Tour
Jul
9
Sep 25

Merchant of Venice National & International Tour

  • UK, USA & China

I will be singing and playing in the Globe's production of Merchant of Venice, directed by Jonathan Munby with music by Jules Maxwell. The show opens in Liverpool and then tours to the USA & China.

More details here.

Mar
8
Apr 30

Garsington Opera Spring Project

I will be working with Garsington's Adult Community Chorus and staff and patients at The National Spinal Injuries Centre, to devise new work, some drawing on the themes in Eugene Onegin which will lead to a performance at the centre in Stoke Mandeville, with Director Karen Gillingham and dance practitioner Lucinda Jarrett.

More info here.

 

 

As You Like It
Oct
26
Mar 5

As You Like It

  • National Theatre

I will be singing in the National Theatre's production of Shakespeare's As You Like It which runs from 26 October to March 2016. More details here.

Acting Out Festival 2015 - Rampton
Sep
8
Nov 7

Acting Out Festival 2015 - Rampton

  • Nottingham

Taking its inspiration from the Mind & Soul Choir based at the Maudsley Hospital in London, this project will develop and deliver musical workshops in close collaboration with Nottingham Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust at Rampton Secure Hospital. More details here.

Beyond the Bassline
Jul
8
7:00 pm19:00

Beyond the Bassline

  • South Bank Centre

An open and inclusive workshop introducing men of all ages and singing abilities to music which feels good to sing. No experience necessary; just turn up on the day and join in.

Join me for an informal workshop focusing on contemporary songs written and performed by popular male vocalists. It's free!

More info here.

Jul
4
11:00 am11:00

City of London Festival: A Day of Extraordinary Choirs

  • Gresham Centre

This day-long celebration focuses on choirs that have a mission and purpose beyond singing. The featured choirs have been established to bring together people with mental or physical disabilities, people who share a cultural or national background and for those who suffer some form of disadvantage or discrimination. The day will showcase these extraordinary choirs, the impact of their work, and will include live performances.

More info here.

Love Larks Over 60s course
Jun
26
Aug 15

Love Larks Over 60s course

  • South Bank Centre

I will be leading the weekly Love Larks lunchtime course over the summer for the over 60s, as part of Festival of Love.

The course climaxes with performances across the Southbank Centre site on Saturday 15 August, a day that celebrates love in all its forms.

More information on taking part here.

Southwark Splash 15: The Love Architects And The Fallen City Of Arcadia
Jun
24
7:00 pm19:00

Southwark Splash 15: The Love Architects And The Fallen City Of Arcadia

  • Royal Festival Hall

Southwark Splash returns with a summer show exploring the themes of Festival of Love.

Love Architects is performed by over 500 Southwark children under the artistic direction of composers Laura Howe and Ross Power and choreographer Natasha Khamjani.

They create a blueprint to rebuild the fallen city of Arcadia through singing, dance, instrumental performance, art and design.

Can they succeed in bringing their plan to life in buildings and places where love and respect are key?

Tickets

May
28
May 30

Backyard Cinema - Romeo & Juliet

  • St Mary's Church

I will be singing as part of a small ensemble as live soundtrack to this sold out screening of Baz Luhrmann's Romeo & Juliet. Details here.

Freedom Game
May
12
7:30 pm19:30

Freedom Game

  • Royal Albert Hall

Celebrating the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta, Surrey Arts have commissioned a new community opera, Magna Carta - The Freedom Game, to be performed by 1,300 Surrey residents at the Royal Albert Hall.

Telling the story of a Surrey family and their quest to win back freedoms which are taking away from them during a computer game, the opera explores the Magna Carta values such as democracy, liberty, citizenship and freedom. The opera concludes with the message that we should never stop playing for freedom.

Tickets here.

Sweet Dreams
Apr
23
Apr 24

Sweet Dreams

  • Oval Space

Some Voices April show "Sweet Dreams". Details and tickets here.

Oct
10
7:00 pm19:00

Mind & Soul Choir.... Take the Stage

  • Victoria & Albert Museum

Mind & Soul Choir will be performing at the V&A in a special set of songs ranging from Country Folk to Electro-pop to celebrate World Mental Health Day. More information here.

Sep
8
Sep 9

Garsington Opera Community Chorus

  • Millbrook Combined School

Director Karen Gillingham and I will be making a small scale piece based on John Browne's (composer of music in the hit play The Events) 2011 cantata 'A Nightingale Sang', written to commemorate the centenary of Florence Nightingale. More details are available here.

Starts Monday, 8th September.

Aug
31
11:30 am11:30

Big Wedding Weekend

  • South Bank Centre

I will be working with a choir to provide music while couples old & new, gay & straight take or renew their wedding vows in the Royal Festival Hall as the culmination of the South Bank Centre's Festival of Love. More info here.

Aug
28
Aug 29

Migration Music

  • Everyman Liverpool

I will be singing with Sense of Sound choir in 'Migration Music', a performance piece based around ideas about music and dementia, featuring the Sense of Sound choir and beatboxer Shlomo.

Thursday 28th & Friday 29th August. More details here.

Jul
27
3:30 pm15:30

The BIG Big Big Sing!

  • Glasgow Green

An afternoon of singing on the Main stage of Glasgow Green live zone as part of the Commonwealth Games 2014 - the culmination of all the Big Big Sing events that have happened up & down the country. More info here.

Jul
18
4:00 pm16:00

Sing Out for your Health

  • Hackney Empire

I will be speaking on the panel at the Sing Out for your Health event at the Hackney Empire, part of the Sing Out! Festival. More info here.

Jul
4
2:00 pm14:00

Great Repertoire for Choirs

  • AI-UK Human Rights Action Centre

A practical course afternoon course for Sound Connections. I will introduce some fun, accessible repertoire that is perfect for choirs & will offer guidance on how to teach the songs, and what to look for when choosing repertoire for your choir or singing group.

Info here.

Jul
4
2:00 pm14:00

Great Repertoire for Choirs

A practical session to introduce some fun, accessible repertoire that is perfect for choirs. I will offer guidance on how to teach the songs, and what to look for when choosing repertoire for your choir or singing group. You will have the chance to sing a range of songs by ear, which are perfect for all occasions. Run by Sound Connections.

More details here.