Bill Kenwright Ltd

Bill Kenwright Ltd is the UK's largest independent theatre and film production company. Recent West End productions include: Cabaret (Lyric), The Canterbury Tales (RSC – Gielgud), Whistle Down the Wind (Palace), Judi Dench in Noel Coward’s Hay Fever (Haymarket), The Crucible (RSC – Gielgud), Tennessee Williams’ The Night of the Iguana (Lyric), Scrooge (Palladium), A Man For All Seasons (Haymarket), A Few Good Men (Haymarket), The Big Life (Apollo), Elmina’s Kitchen (Garrick), Festen (Lyric), Man and Boy (Duchess), We Happy Few (Gielgud), Judi Dench in All’s Well That Ends Well (RSC - Gielgud), The Taming of the Shrew and The Tamer Tamed (RSC – Queen’s), The Secret Rapture (Lyric), Tell Me on a Sunday (Gielgud), Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (New London), the RSC Jacobean season (Gielgud), Home and Beauty (Lyric), Via Dolorosa (Duchess), Sleuth (Apollo), The Constant Wife (Lyric), Dangerous Corner (Garrick), Star Quality (Apollo), Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Lyric), Caught in the Net (Vaudeville), Barbara Cook Sings Mostly Sondheim (Lyric), Gondoliers (Apollo), Ghosts (Comedy), Fallen Angels (Apollo), Long Day’s Journey Into Night (Lyric), Brief Encounter (Lyric), Miss Julie (Haymarket), Song at Twilight (Gielgud), Stepping Out - The Musical (Albery), Hurlyburly (Queen’s), Pygmalion (Albery), Lady Windermere’s Fan (Haymarket), Shakespeare for My Father (Haymarket), Passion (Queen’s), Company (Albery), Design for Living (Gielgud), The Roy Orbison Story (Piccadilly), The Miracle Worker (Wyndham’s), Harold Pinter’s No Man’s Land and Moonlight (Comedy), Dead Guilty (Apollo). Directed by Peter Hall: Mind Millie for Me, The Master Builder, and Jessica Lange in A Streetcar Named Desire (Haymarket), School for Wives (Piccadilly), Hamlet and An Absolute Turkey (Gielgud), The Gift of the Gorgon (Wyndham’s), Lysistrata (Old Vic, Athens), Separate Tables (Albery), and She Stoops To Conquer (Queen’s), Waiting for Godot, The Misanthrope, Major Barbara, Filumena, and Kafka’s Dick (Piccadilly Theatre).

On Broadway:Travels With My Aunt (Wyndham’s and Minetta Lane Theatre, New York - Drama Desk award), Dancing at Lughnasa (Garrick and Plymouth Theatre, Broadway - Tony award), Medea with Diana Rigg (Wyndham’s and Longacre Theatre, Broadway - Tony award), Ibsen’s A Doll’s House (Belasco Theatre, Broadway - four Tony awards), Theatre de Complicite’s production of Ionesco’s The Chairs (Golden Theatre, Broadway - six Tony nominations), Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Music Box Theatre), The Glass Menagerie (Barrymore), Primo (Music Box), Festen (Music Box).

Willy Russell’s Blood Brothers will shortly celebrate its twentieth year in the West End at the Phoenix Theatre. It ran for three years at the Music Box Theatre on Broadway, receiving seven Tony nominations.

As a director he is responsible for Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, both the West End and national tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jim Steinman’s Whistle Down the Wind, Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Superstar and Willy Russell’s Blood Brothers. He was nominated for a London Theatre Critics’ award for West Side Story at the Shaftesbury and a Tony award for Blood Brothers in New York.

His films include The Day After the Fair, Stepping Out, Don’t Go Breaking My Heart, Charles Busch’s Sundance Festival award winner Die Mommie Die and The Purifiers. He co-produced the phenomenally successful national arena tour of Elvis - The Concert with Elvis Presley Enterprises.

He received an Honorary Fellowship from Liverpool’s John Moore’s University and is an honorary Professor of Thames Valley University in London. In 2002 he received the Variety Club Bernard Delfont award for his contribution to the entertainment industry. January 2001 brought him a CBE in HM The Queen’s New Year’s Honours.

Bill Kenwright is Chairman and major shareholder of Everton Football Club (and an even bigger fan).


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Connected mandy members:

Joe Sellman-Leava
2019, Rain Man, Mr Mooney/ D. Marston; understudy (Charlie Babbitt)
UK Tour
Joshua Hale
Joshua Hale
Lighting Technician
2019, Rain Man, Touring Technician
Helen Clarkson
Helen Clarkson
Deputy Stage Manager
2019, Rain Man, DSM
Toby Cartmell
Toby Cartmell
Lighting Technician
2019, Rain Man, Production LX
Harry Robson
Harry Robson
Assistant Stage Manager
2019, Oliver!, ASM
Theatre Royal Windsor
Jo Ashberry
Jo Ashberry
Stage Manager
2019, Joseph/Cabaret, Tech Swing/ASM
UK Tour and Newcastle Metro Arena
Annalena Goddard
Annalena Goddard
Child Actor
2019, Joseph and The Technicolour Dreamcoat, Childrens choir
The Hawth Theatre, Crawley
Emily Daw
Emily Daw
Child Actor
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat UK Tour, Children’s choir
Milton Keynes Theatre
Mel Lawes
Mel Lawes
Lighting Technician
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, Followspot 2 (In House Technician)
The Leas Cliff Hall
Dawn Meadowcroft
Dawn Meadowcroft
Sound No.2 / A2
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, Sound No.3
William Daw
William Daw
Child Actor
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, Children’s choir
Milton Keynes Theatre
Johnny Palmer
Johnny Palmer
Wardrobe Manager
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, Head of Wardrobe & Wigs
Harriet Bolton
Harriet Bolton
Child Actor
2019, Joseph and The Amazing Technicolour Deamcoat, Member of Choir
Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone
Matt Jolly
Matt Jolly
Actor
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Gad (Frenchman)
UK Tour
Joe Izzard
Joe Izzard
Lighting Programmer
2019, Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, LX No 2
Touring
Toby Cartmell
Toby Cartmell
Lighting Technician
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, LX 1
Joe Morelli
Joe Morelli
Child Actor
2019, Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Choir Boy
Lea’s Cliff Hall, Folkestone
Adam David Tartaglia
Adam David Tartaglia
Deputy Stage Manager
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, DSM
TOUR
Lewis Asquith
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Simeon/Butler
UK Tour
Danni Vears
Danni Vears
Child Actor
2019, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat, Junior Choir
Leas Cliff Hall Theatre

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