Leah Franks

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2016Assistant Musical Director/Piano
Theatre
On the Twentieth CenturyGEOIDS
Bridewell Theatre, London
2016Assistant Musical Director/Rehearsal Pianist
Theatre
First Date
Luke Sheppard
Guildford School of Acting
Ivy Arts Centre, Guildford
2016Musical Direction Intern
Theatre
Miss Atomic Bomb
Bill Deamer/Adam Long
Tanya Link Productions
St. James' Theatre, London
2016Musical Director/Keyboard 1
Theatre
PippinUniversity of Surrey Musical Theatre Society
University Hall, University of Surrey
2016Keyboard 2
Theatre
An Evening With SYMTSurrey Youth Music Theatre
Electric Theatre, Guildford
2015Keyboard 2
Theatre
Just SoLost For Words Theatre Company
Nomad Theatre, East Horsley
2015Musical Director/Keyboard 1
Theatre
Unplugged (showcase)University of Surrey Musical Theatre Society
University of Surrey
2015Assistant Musical Director/Keyboard 1
Theatre
Jekyll & HydeUniversity of Surrey Musical Theatre Society
University Hall, University of Surrey
2014Musical Director/Keyboard 1
Theatre
Music of Tonight (showcase)University of Surrey Musical Theatre Society
2014Keyboard 2
Theatre
The Last 5 YearsChicken/Egg Theatre Company
Bar des Arts, Guildford
2014Musical Director/Keyboard 1
Theatre
Spring AwakeningUniversity of Surrey Music and Drama Society
University of Surrey
2014Assistant Musical Director/Keyboard 2
Theatre
Avenue QLost For Words Theatre Company
The Electric Theatre, Guildford
2014Keyboard 1
Theatre
West End ExtravaganzaUniversity of Surrey Stage & Screen Orchestra
University of Surrey
2014Keyboard 1 (dep)
Theatre
Oklahoma!University of Surrey Musical Theatre Society
University of Surrey
2014Musical Director
Theatre
Peter PanCentre Stage Dance and Drama
The Leatherhead Theatre, Surrey
2013 - 2014Musical Director
Theatre
Musical workshopsCentre Stage Dance and Drama
Oxshott, Surrey
2013 - 2014Musical Director
Theatre
Musical workshopsUniversity of Surrey Music and Drama Society
University of Surrey
2013Keyboard 1
Theatre
Surrey Arts LiveUniversity of Surrey Stage & Screen Orchestra
University of Surrey
2013Musical Director
Theatre
Surrey Arts LiveUniversity of Surrey Music and Drama Society
University of Surrey
2013Keyboard 2
Theatre
The Wedding SingerLeicester Amateur Operatic Society
Curve Theatre, Leicester
2013Musical Director
Theatre
A Sparkling Affair (showcase)Farnham Amateur Operatic Society
Farnham Maltings
2013Assistant Musical Director/Keyboard 2
Theatre
The Witches of EastwickUniversity of Surrey Music and Drama Society
University of Surrey
2012Keyboard 1
Theatre
Surrey Arts Live!University of Surrey Pit Orchestra
University of Surrey
2012Musical Director
Theatre
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (showcase)TDA Productions, Stoke-on-Trent
Mitchell Arts Centre, Hanley
2012Assistant Musical Director/Keyboard 2
Theatre
Beauty and the BeastTDA Productions, Stoke-on-Trent
Victoria Hall, Hanley
2010 - 2012Orchestra Leader
Other
St. Joseph's College Senior OrchestraSt. Joseph's College
2012Musical Director/Keyboard 1
Theatre
TDA Productions - in ConcertTDA Productions, Stoke-on-Trent
2011Rehearsal Pianist
Theatre
Our HouseStoke Youth Musical Theatre Company
2011Keyboard 1
Theatre
Summer Songs (cabaret)Stoke Youth Musical Theatre Company
2011Keyboard 1/Rehearsal Pianist
Theatre
Children of EdenSt. Joseph's College
2010Piano
Event
Prince Charles visitSt Joseph's College
Kings Hall, Stoke-on-Trent
2010Piano
Tour
Paris Tour 2010St. Joseph's College Chamber Orchestra
Paris
2010Keyboard 1
Theatre
Blood BrothersSt. Joseph's College
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2016MA Creative Practices & Direction - Musical Theatre CreationGuildford School of Acting
    2015Music (3-year)University of Surrey

    About me

    Musical Director/Rehearsal Pianist/Keyboard player. BMus Music graduate from the University of Surrey. Currently studying for a Masters in Musical Theatre Creation (Creative Practices & Direction) at Guildford School of Acting.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Years in industry
    • 1 to 3 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Community
    • Drama
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Revue
    • Showcase
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Driving Licences
    • Standard