Los Angeles

19 Nov - 15 Dec

A Musical Celebration

Los Angeles

19 Nov - 15 Dec

Director Julie Atherton
Musical Director Lindsey Miller
Set Designer for Autumn Season Staging Alison Taylor
Set and Costume Designer Rhyannon Richardson
Choreographer Stuart Rogers
Lighting Designer Adam King
Sound Designer Robin Nash

The second part of a New York, Los Angeles, London triptych, Mountview’s Musical Theatre students bring you a celebration of the musical theatre heritage and culture of LA.

This is an educational project.

Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes (no interval)

This show contains flashing lights, gun shots and scenes and language which may cause offence.

Please note that this is an academic assessment, and there will be no public in-person performances for LA. The production will be filmed and available to view for free for three weeks from Wednesday 25 November – if you wish to view the recording please register your interest via the ‘book online’ button and you will be sent the viewing link via email. The link will remain viewable for three weeks.

Booking Info

Dates

Thu 19 Nov - Sat 21 Nov: Closed performances for academic assessment
Wed 25 Nov - Tue 15 Dec: Online viewing only

Prices
Free £0
Venue

Mountview, 120 Peckham Hill Street, London SE15 5JT

To Book

020 8881 2201
Our box office hours are currently 9am-6pm, Monday-Friday. Online booking is 24 hours, but phone bookings should be made within these times. In person booking is not currently available. Tickets are booked subject to Mountview's terms and conditions

Industry Bookings

If you are an agent, casting director or industry colleague looking to view this production, please contact Neil Rutherford, Industry Liaison Manager - neilrutherford@mountview.org.uk

The Company

All other parts are played by the Company

Julie Atherton

Director

Julie Atherton trained at Mountview and has performed leading roles in West End shows including Mamma Mia and Avenue Q.

She recently directed Bare: A Pop Opera (Vaults Theatre), Club Mex (Hope Mill Theatre) and has previously directed Girlfriends, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and The Juliet Letters at Mountview.

Lindsey Miller

Musical Director

Lindsey Miller is a freelance musical director, award-winning composer, arranger and keyboard programmer originally from Glasgow, Scotland. She attended the University of St Andrews and the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

Lindsey has recently finished working as Musical Director for the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2019-2020 season which played the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon, The Barbican, London, and national and international touring venues. For her RSC debut season, she worked as MD for The Taming of The Shrew (dir. Justin Audibert), As You Like It (dir. Kimberley Sykes) and Measure for Measure (dir. Gregory Doran). She is also deputy MD/Joan for the UK tour and West End productions of SIX The Musical.

Other theatre credits include: Dance (The Soho Poly), As You Like It (Jacksons Lane), The Blues Brothers: Live! (Arts Theatre), Fame: 20th Anniversary (UK tour), English National Ballet: Choreographics (Barbican), Tommy (Prince Edward Theatre), Women Beware Women (Alexander Gibson Opera Studio, Glasgow), Jack and the Beanstalk and Snow White (Byre Theatre, St Andrews), Beauty and the Beast and Aladdin (Theatre Royal, Windsor), Towards the Moon, Divided City (Citizen’s Theatre, Glasgow), Cinderella (The King’s Theatre, Glasgow), 162 Bars Out (National Theatre of Scotland), Jerry Springer: The Opera (George Theatre, Edinburgh).

Original cast recordings and live to cinema broadcasts include: The Taming of The Shrew, Measure for Measure and As You Like It (RSC).

Credits with Mountview: As You Like It.

Rhyannon Richardson

Set and Costume Designer

Rhyannon has been working in professional theatre for over 20 years, both as a set and costume designer and as a maker.

Much of her work has been with community groups, theatre in education and drama schools, but she has also designed for a wide range of both small and large scale productions and tours, including the Chester Mystery Plays.

She also designs for events, festivals and theme parks, and works as a mural artist and illustrator.

Stuart Rogers

Choreographer

Training: Dixon Woods School of Dance and Laine Theatre Arts

Choreography credits: AJ Live 2020 (UK tour), The Green Fairy (The Union), Bare: A Pop Opera (The Vaults), Roller Diner, Blueberry Toast (Soho Theatre), Late Night Gimp Fight, Denim the Reunion (Soho Theatre/Edinburgh Festival), Liberty Rides Forth (Waterloo East Theatre), The History of Everything, Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk and Dick Whittington (Oxford Playhouse), Club Mexicano (new musical) workshop, Remember Remember (new musical) workshop, (Stratford East), The West End Experience (UK tour), Bare (Finsbury Town Hall), Day Month Second and Deal With It music videos for Girli, Rollout, The Best, Girl Crush and In Time music videos for Self Esteem, Cinderella (Harlequin Theatre), Peter Pan and Cinderella (Venue Cymru Llandudno), A Teenage Opera (YMT), The Stylophones album launch (Leicester Square Theatre) and The Stylophones “confidential encounters” music video. Assistant choreographer on Strictly Come Dancing. Various corporate and trade shows for major brands.

Performing credits: Oh! What A Night (understudy Sal and Stretch Mulligan), Matthew Bourne's Nutcracker! (Fritz and Gobstopper), Fame (understudy Nick, Goody, Schlomo), Mary Poppins (understudy Valentine), Mamma Mia (understudy Pepper), Sinatra (featured dancer), Footloose (Dance Captain/understudy Ren and Lyle), Never Forget (Dance Captain/understudy Ash), We Will Rock You, The Bodyguard (Dance Captain), dancer for Emma Bunton “Maybe” Campaign.

TV appearances: Top of the Pops, CDUK, The Kumar’s, Blue Peter, Gloria Hunnifords Open House, The Queens 80th Birthday celebrations at Buckingham Palace. The Crown - Season 2.

Adam King

Lighting Designer

Adam originally trained at Mountview and has since gone on to work as assistant lighting designer to Neil Austin on Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Palace Theatre) and Bend It Like Beckham (Pheonix Theatre).

His own recent credits include: Snowflake/Tornado Stewart Lee (UK tour), Beyond Therapy (UK tour), Royal Ballet School (Royal Opera House/Opera Holland Park/Linbury Theatre), Original Death Rabbit The Wasp (Jermyn Street Theatre) Jack and the Beanstalk, Aladdin (Harlow Playhouse), The Nutcracker, Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast (New Theatre Royal Portsmouth).

Robin Nash

Sound Designer

Robin started his theatrical career at the Victoria Palace London as a stage hand moving to lighting shows in the fringe then sound at the Mermaid Theatre for the RSC and to 42nd Street (Drury Lane).

He moved into the world of rock n’ roll working with acts from Genesis to Oasis, as well as numerous corporate events and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? for CTV as vision engineer. He still works with CTV on Match of the Day and a regular for the BAFTAs for the past 10 years.

Sound designs for Mountview: Our House, Romeo and Juliet, A Clockwork Orange and the recent Macbeth.

Creatives

Voice Coach
Hazel Holder

Assistant Director
Dean Makowski-Clayton
BA (Hons) Performance - Musical Theatre student

Assistant Musical Director
Caitlin Morgan
MA Musical Direction student

Assistant Lighting Designer
Conor Thornton
BA Theatre Production Arts - Lighting student

Crew

Production Manager
Alysha Laviniere

Stage Manager
Lydia Holford*

Deputy Stage Manager
Francesca McEwen*

Assistant Stage Managers
Olivia Stone*
Fran Mai*

Wardrobe Supervisor
Megan Ayrton

Lead Scenic Artist
Morwenna Goodban

Deputy Scenic Artist/Prop Maker
Aurelie Clark

Production LX
Tristan Tereszczuk**

LX2
Joshua Rooney-Walker**

LX3
Bill Traore**

LX5
Sofie Mirza**

Follow Spots
Ruth Harvey**
Shannon Pollard*

Production Sound Engineer
Wayne Harris

Sound No. 1
Libbie Read†

Sound No. 2
Alex Hannah**

Sound No. 3
Jahmal Swaby**

Lead Carpenter
Tom Barnett

Deputy Lead Carpenter
Emma Hayward

Vision Mixer/AD
Gavin Hales

Camera Operators
Tom Nightingale*
Eleanor Chapman*
Colin Eversdijk**

* Diploma/FdA/BA Theatre Production Arts - Stage Management student

** Diploma/FdA/BA Theatre Production Arts - Lighting student

† Diploma/FdA/BA Theatre Productions Arts - Sound student

Band

Musical Director / Keys 1
Lindsey Miller

Assistant Musical Director / Keys 2
Caitlin Morgan
MA Musical Direction student

Double Bass / Electric Bass
Ayse Osman

Percussion / Kit
Zands Duggan

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