Shows I’ve seen and books I’ve read

This page is relatively hidden and is mostly for my reference.

This is just a list of shows I’ve seen and books I’ve read things that have inspired me.  I’ve probably missed out lots of brilliant things.

2017 So Far

Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour

Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill

Guys and Dolls (Crescent Birmingham)

School of Rock

Whisper House

Roulston and Young – La Poule Plombe and Julie Madly Deeply

An American In Paris

The Addams Family

read –
Meribeth Bunch Dayme – the Performers Voice

Reading Richard Miller – The Structure of Singing.

2016 – so far

Murder Ballads – Arts Theatre

Sideshow – Southwark Playhouse

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change – Old Joint Stock Theatre

Filmed version of Threepenny Opera – National Theatre.

Mama Mia – Birmingham Hippodrome

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Birmingham Hippodrome.

I’ve just finished reading Musicals: The Definitive Illustrated Story

Jekyll and Hyde, The Musical, BMTC, The Crescent Theatre

Dido and Aneas – City of Birmingham Touring Opera Company

Funny Girl – Menier Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – Theatre Royal

In the Heights – Kings Cross Theatre

Tick, Tick, Boom – Old Joint Stock Theatre

American Idiot – Old Joint Stock Theatre


Estill Training – Level 1 and 2, Advanced Training. Also attended the BVA Course, Rock the Stage.

Songs From a New World – St James Theatre

Memphis – Shaftesbury Theatre

Gypsy – Savoy Theatre

Assassins – Menier Chocolate Factory


Attended the Aberystwyth Music Festivals and spent a wonderful week being taught by and watching others be taught by Mark Meylan.  Also sat my Grade 5 piano exam (terrifying and a good experience for all teachers to have).

Scottsboro Boys – Young Vic Theatre

The Color Purple – Menier Chocolate Factory

Camille O’Sullivan – inspired massive changed to my one woman shows.


Merrily We Roll Along – Menier Chocolate Factory


Passion – The Donmar Warehouse – 2010

Legally Blonde – Savoy Theatre – 2010

Sister Act – Palladium – 2010

Little Shop of Horrors – New Ambassadors Theatre – 2007




Singing Teacher, near Birmingham, Worcestershire, UK