THE BOOK OF MORMON's Dan Buckley Set for THE PLATFORM LDN Tonight
Twentysomething Productions in association with Drew Gasparini present THE PLATFORM LDN, featuring THE BOOK OF MORMON's Dan Buckley, tonight, 20th October 2013. Doors at 7PM/Start at 8PM at the Alleycat Bar, Denmark Street.
THE PLATFORM LDN concert series runs parallel with THE PLATFORM NYC presented by TWENTYSOMETHING PRODUCTIONS in association with SMASH composer Drew Gasparini.
Each concert promotes dynamic and contemporary American composers and a variety of established and emerging artists living and working in London. This month's composers include: Drew Gasparini, THOMAS AND MANN, Alexander Sage Oyen and Zack Zadek.
October's THE PLATFORM LDN will feature DAN BUCKLEY who is currently standby ELDER CUNNINGHAM in the smash hit musical THE BOOK OF MORMON playing at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London's West End alongside Gavin Creel and Jared Gertner. Daniel was also in the original cast of Son of Dork's musical LOSERVILLE which premiered at West Yorkshire Playhouse before moving to the West End's Garrick Theatre. Daniel is an avid supporter of new writing.
Zack Zadek is the composer of 6 - A New Musical and The Crazy Ones. His work has been heard at Joe's Pub, Le Poisson Rouge, 54 Below and he he will be staging an evening of his music at the Highline Ballroom in November.
Alexander Sage Oyen is the composer of Sidekicks, Money Shot, Outlaw, Moment By Moment and Catholic School Girls and Murder. His album Drafts: The Music and Lyrics of Alexander Sage Oyen (Volume Two) will be released Oct 22.
THOMSON AND MANN works include Jawbreaker, Madame Fury, Virtually Me and Trails.
Drew Gasparini is an award winning musical theatre composer and a performing singer/songwriter, who has most recently been a contributing composer to NBC's musical theatre drama SMASH.
TWENTYSOMETHING PRODUCTIONS was born out of a passion for contemporary American musical theatre. In February they produced a workshop version of TALES FROM THE BAD YEARS by New York composing team KERRIGAN-LOWDERMILK at the Landor Theatre, as part of new writing season From Page To Stage.
PATRICK STOCKBRIDGE (MD) - Recently worked on The Universal Machine at New Diorama Theatre and a showcase of his own writing at Jermyn Street Theatre.
ANNA HARESNAPE - Jane in Geek the Musical at the Tristan Bates Theatre.
STEFFAN LLOYD-EVANS - Simeon in the UK tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and featured as Lee Hollins in Pobol Y Cwm for the BBC.
SHAUN MCCOURT - Previously covered the role of Joseph in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat UK tour and will be appearing in the UK tour of Miracle of 34th Street produced by Paul Taylor-Mills.
KIRBY LUNN - Recently appeared as Maureen in RENT at the Tabard Theatre, Chiswick.
NIALL ROONEY - Recently performed in Ryan Scott Oliver's 35mm at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
CHLOE NICOLSON - Developed Please Wait Patiently with Hot Tubs Theatre Company.
ELAnna White - The April Hour for LAByrinth Theatre Company. Sidekicks by Alexander Sage Oyen and The Crazy Ones by Zack Zadek in the NY Musical Theatre Festival.
STUART TURNER - Captain Stable/Page Turner in Sleeping Beauty at Wellingborough Castle Theatre.
AMY-Jean Ward - Recently performed in Jog On as part of Goldsmith's Festival of New Musicals at the Tristan Bates Theatre.
Ben Vivian-JONES - Currently rehearsing for the role of Captain Corcoran in Sasha Regan's All Male HMS Pinafore at the Union Theatre, Southwark.