Lee Proud

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013Choreographer/Movement Director
Theatre
Olympia (Workshop)David Lightbody
Jerwood Space
2013Director
Theatre
Gaslight On Grey Street (play)Theatre Royal Newcastle Upon Tyne
Theatre Royal Newcastle Upon Tyne
2013Choreographer
Theatre
The Great GatsbyRiverside Studios
Riverside Studios, Hammersmith
2013Choreographer
Theatre
Mary PoppinsReykjavik City Theatre/Cameron Mackintosh/Disney
Reykjavik City Theatre
2013Choreographer
Theatre
The Revenge Of Sherlock HolmesMorphic Graffiti
Hoxton Hall, London
2013Choreographer
Theatre
QuasimodoThe King's Head Theatre
Kings Head Theatre, London
2012Choreographer
Theatre
Boy Meets BoyJermyn Street Theatre
Jermyn St Theatre London
2012Choreographer
Theatre
Victor VictoriaDanielle Tarento
Southwark Playhouse
2012Director
Theatre
Our HouseSA Productions
Peoples Theatre Newcastle
2012Choreographer
Theatre
Mack and MabelDanielle Tarento
Southwark Playhouse
2012Choreographer
Theatre
UtopiaSoho Theatre
Soho Theatre London
2011 - 2012Choreographer
Theatre
Guys And DollsOvation Productions
Upstairs At The Gatehouse
2008 - 2012Resident Choreographer
Theatre
Billy Elliot The Musical London ProductionWorking Title
Victoria Palace Theatre
2011Re staging
Event
Olympic Press EventLOCOG
Guildhall, London
2011re staging
Film
Tonight's The NightBBC
BBC
2011re staging
Film
The Alan Titchmarsh ShowITV
ITV
2011Choreographer
Theatre
SeductionAbove the Stag Theatre Company
Above The Stag Theatre
2010Choreographer
Theatre
A Northern Odyssey by Shelagh StephensonLive Theatre Co
Live Theatre
2010Co Choreographer
Theatre
West End Eurovision Billy Elliot EntryTheatre Mad Trust
2010Choreographer
Theatre
High Society ( nominated for Off West End Award-Best ChoreographerOvation Productions
2009Co Choreographer
Theatre
West End Eurovision Billy Elliot entryTheatre Mad Trust
2009Choreographer
Theatre
And The World Goes Around Wyndhams Theatre LondonInependent cooperative
2008Staging and Dance Assistant
Theatre
Billy Elliot The Musical New York ProductionWorking Title
2007Staging and Dance Assistant
Theatre
Billy Elliot The Musical Sydney ProductionWorking Title
2007Choreography re staging
Theatre
Olivier AwardsWorking Title
Hilton Park Lane
2005 - 2006Choreographer
Theatre
Lonnie D the Musical National TourLeah Bell
National Tour
2005Choreographer
Theatre
A Place Called MilanAll You Can Eat
Gulbenkian Studio at Northern Stage
2005Director/Choreographer
Theatre
GypsyNewcastle College
Newcastle College Concert Hall
2004Director/Choreographer
Theatre
HairNewcastle College
Newcastle College Concert Hall
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1986Musical TheatreItalia Conti

    Additional Skills

    Strong background in ballet, jazz and tap. Lee is also an accomplished singer.

    Additional Information

    Lee wrote the foundation degree in Musical Theatre for Newcastle College where he is currently the course advisor. He is an Honorary Vice President of the Tyne Theatre and Opera House Trust and a Patron of the Charlotte Leatherbarrow Foundation. In July 2013 he will be a guest judge at the final of the World Dance Championships in Brighton and he is also booked for master classes and workshops in London and around the UK.

    Industry Awards

    Winner Best Choreographer 2012 OffWestEnd Awards for Mack and Mabel at Southwark Playhouse. Nominated Best Choreographer BroadwayWorld.com for Mack and Mabel at Southwark Playhouse. Nominated OffWestEnd Awards Best Choreographer for Victor Victoria at Southwark Playhouse and Boy Meets Boy at Jermyn Street Theatre, shortlisted for Best Choreographer Off West End Awards 2011 for Guys and Dolls. Nominated for Off West End Award 2010 for Best Choreographer High Society, Upstairs At The Gatehouse.

    About me

    Lee is a London based freelance choreographer and director, this year he was the winner of the OffWestEnd Award for Best Choreographer for Mack and Mabel at Southwark Playhouse. He has recently returned from Reykjavik where he choreographed a new production of Mary Poppins for Reykjavik City Theatre. Lee recently directed Gaslight on Grey Street a new play by Janet Plater at the Theatre Royal in Newcastle. He was the resident choreographer for four years on the London production of Billy Elliot the Musical. A versatile choreographer Lee has worked on everything from big budget musicals to small scale plays....and from London Fringe to Broadway. His career has taken him not only to Broadway but Sydney, Tokyo, Melbourne, Los Angeles, Chicago and all over Europe. Every project will be considered.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • International Touring Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Experimental
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Pantomime
    • Revue
    • Showcase
    Work Permits
    • USA
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)