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David Lee

 
Bio:
DAVID LEE David has developed a successful career in the performing art scene in the UK. From working as a dancer in West End musical performing in over 3000 shows over a decade to working as an adjudicator of dance, artistic producer, actor & choreographer in theatre, radio Television & Film. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
DAVID LEE David has developed a successful career in the performing art scene in the UK. From working as a dancer in West End musical performing in over 3000 shows over a decade to working as an adjudicator of dance, artistic producer, actor & choreographer in theatre, radio Television & Film. ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1945
Singing Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1943
Child

Productions

 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2014]
Director and Co-author

Writing

Bookwriter

David Lee Biography

DAVID LEE

David has developed a successful career in the performing art scene in the UK. From working as a dancer in West End musical performing in over 3000 shows over a decade to working as an adjudicator of dance, artistic producer, actor & choreographer in theatre, radio Television & Film.

West end highlights include the original London Production of Fame – The Musical, Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schönberg’s production of Miss Saigon, Walt Disney’s Beauty & the Beast, Oh! What A Night starring Kid Creole, The King & I at the London Palladium, Elton John & Tim Rice production of The Lion King and the world premier of the smash hit musical Chitty Chitty Bang Bang He has also recorded the original cast albums for many of the show.

During this time, he had the honour of working with great talent such as Jason Scott Lee, Gillian Lynne, Elaine, Michael Ball, Richard O’Brien, Miranda Richardson, Brian Blessed, Celia Imrie, Lindsay Duncan, Danny le Rue and Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney.

His radio & TV work includes Saigon – Year of The Cat, comedy play Wild Thing, Beijing’s Slowest Elevator, The Interpreter, Avenue Of Eternal Peace and secret agent Huang Fu Xing in Series 9 of Spooks on BBC television.

David is also the artistic producer for Nine Lives Films documentaries “A Tale Of Two Hippies” & “LOCO-motion” both directed by Stefan Archetti.

Choreography highlights includes numerous projects for Kuala Lumpur Dance Theatre, Andrew Irving’s Productions (MOMI, London), The Tommy Dollar Show (Kabaret bar, Soho), Sweet Charity (Shaw Theatre, London), Carousel (Bridewell Theatre, London), Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs (His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen), Jerome Kern Goes To Hollywood (King’s Head Theatre, London) No One In The World (Cochrane Theatre, London), A Chorus Line (Shaw Theatre, London), Jack and the Beanstalk (Harrogate Theatre, Yorkshire), Hair (The Karamel Club, London), Sleeping Beauty (Harrogate Theatre, Yorkshire), Moby Dick – The Musiacal (Finsbury Town Hall, London), Sweeney Todd (Karamel Club, London), Pirate Jenny (Bridewell Theatre, London), Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs (Harrogate Theatre, Yorkshire), Cinderella (Opera House, Manchester), Peter Pan (Opera house, Manchester), Moby Dick – The Musical (The Mill Studio, Guildford), Lucky Stiff (Art Depot, London), Cinderella (Milton Keynes Theatre), Dick Whittington (Harrogate Theatre, Yorkshire), Sleeping Beauty (Richmond Theatre, London), Godspell (Greenwich Theatre, London), Beauty & The Beast (Harrogate Theatre, Yorkshire), Cinderella (Richmond Theatre, London) and the world premiere of In Perfect Harmony (Kuala Lumpur Performing Art Centre Malaysia) Reefer Madness (Bernie Grant Art Centre, London) Aladdin (Richmond Theatre, London), Cinderella (New Victoria Theatre, Woking) and most recently Spring Awakening at the Bernie Grant Art Centre in London , Other in house productions include: The Rink, Company and Guys And Dolls.




David Lee News

Larry Owens' SONDHEIMIA, Bernadette Peters & More Announced for Pasadena Playhouse's  Photo Larry Owens' SONDHEIMIA, Bernadette Peters & More Announced for Pasadena Playhouse's Sondheim Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2022

Pasadena Playhouse Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman announced the latest news for the theater’s upcoming six-month-long celebration of the works and impact of Stephen Sondheim January 26 through June 11, 2023. 

The Flip Side Will Perform Holiday Imrpov at Vivid Stage in December Photo The Flip Side Will Perform Holiday Imrpov at Vivid Stage in December
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2022

Vivid Stage, in residence at Oakes Center at 120 Morris Avenue in Summit, presents a special holiday performance by The Flip Side, Vivid's house Improv team, on December 3 at 8:00 pm. Masks are optional in the theatre.

SPRING AWAKENING, CABARET and More Announced For Vanguard Theater Second Season In Mo Photo SPRING AWAKENING, CABARET and More Announced For Vanguard Theater Second Season In Montclair
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2022

Artistic Director, Janeece Freeman Clark, have announced Vanguard Theater's 2022-2023 season, which includes four dynamic productions that highlight the importance and the beauty of living an authentic life. Rather than journeying outside of one's community, one should embrace self to find happiness.

Nerd Halen Tribute, Mashup Of Van Halen Music and Staunch Nerds, Comes to M Pavilion  Photo Nerd Halen Tribute, Mashup Of Van Halen Music and Staunch Nerds, Comes to M Pavilion at M Resort Spa Casino in January
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

The first concert for 2023 explodes with raucous rock, topped with hilarious antics of Nerd Halen mashing the music of Van Halen while transporting the audience into a 1980s B-movie.

THE FLIP SIDE Improv Comes to Vivid This Month Photo THE FLIP SIDE Improv Comes to Vivid This Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2022

Vivid Stage, in residence at Oakes Center at 120 Morris Avenue in Summit, presents a performance by The Flip Side, Vivid's house Improv team, on October 22 at 8:00 pm. Masks are optional in the theatre.

Legendary Rockers Tesla Announce Special Las Vegas Residency at House of Blues Las Ve Photo Legendary Rockers Tesla Announce Special Las Vegas Residency at House of Blues Las Vegas
by Michael Major - Sep 27, 2022

During their exclusive five-night run of shows, TESLA will touch all sides of their unique discography including the heavier edge of electric songs like “Modern Day Cowboy”, “Hang Tough” and “Edison’s Medicine”, as well as their acoustic driven songs such as “Signs” and “Love Song” (two Top 10 Billboard charting hits).

Review: ALIEN8 at DreamWrights Center For Community Arts Photo Review: ALIEN8 at DreamWrights Center For Community Arts
by Andrea Stephenson - Sep 24, 2022

The script and music are brilliant, delving into issues that teens and families deal with every day with authentic dialogue and beautiful, emotion-filled music. This show comes to life at DreamWrights with a talented cast and crew. Audiences can catch this show at DreamWrights through September 25th.

Rogue Machine Presents the Southern CA Premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's A GREAT WILDERN Photo Rogue Machine Presents the Southern CA Premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's A GREAT WILDERNESS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022

Rogue Machine presents the Southern CA premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's “A GREAT WILDERNESS”, opening September 24, 2022.

DreamWrights Center for Community Arts to Present New Musical ALiEN8 This Month Photo DreamWrights Center for Community Arts to Present New Musical ALiEN8 This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

DreamWrights Center for Community Arts will present the brand new Brennan & White musical ALiEN8! In a small Midwestern town, a tornado touches down on prom night, leaving devastation in its wake. The prom-goers emerge from the school to discover a third of their town gone.

Review: ONCE UPON A (KOREAN) TIME at LA MAMA COMES IN HOT, STIRS THE POT Photo Review: ONCE UPON A (KOREAN) TIME at LA MAMA COMES IN HOT, STIRS THE POT
by Derek McCracken - Sep 5, 2022

Presented by Ma-Yi Theater Company and directed by Obie-winner Ralph B. Peña, the world premiere of Daniel K. Isaac’s ambitious nested-narrative play, ONCE UPON A (KOREAN) TIME comes in hot and stirs the cultural pot, layering traditional Korean folk tales amidst a legacy of trauma, love, and endurance.

David Lee Videos

VIDEO: Watch Previously Unseen Footage of Eddie Van Halen and Jason Becker Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Previously Unseen Footage of Eddie Van Halen and Jason Becker

by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2020

An amazing meeting took place on August 31, 1996. That’s when Eddie Van Halen spent the day with a guy who had followed in his footsteps playing alongside David Lee Roth—Jason Becker.

VIDEO: Kelsey Grammer Reveals That a FRASIER Reboot May Begin Filming Next Spring Videoplay
VIDEO: Kelsey Grammer Reveals That a FRASIER Reboot May Begin Filming Next Spring

by Stage Tube - Nov 9, 2019

Kelsey Grammer has revealed that a Frasier reboot is coming, and it could begin filming as early has next spring.

Sons of Apollo to Ring in the New Decade with Second Studio Album Videoplay
Sons of Apollo to Ring in the New Decade with Second Studio Album

by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 6, 2019

SONS OF APOLLO--former Dream Theater members Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian, Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal (ex-Guns N' Roses), Billy Sheehan (The Winery Dogs, Mr. Big, David Lee Roth) and Jeff Scott Soto (ex-Journey, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen's Rising Force)--are ready to ring in the new decade with a sonic boom with their second studio album, appropriately titled, 'MMXX' (pronounced: 20/20).

Tanya Tucker Releases 'Bring My Flowers Now' Music Video Videoplay
Tanya Tucker Releases 'Bring My Flowers Now' Music Video

by Abigail Charpentier - Oct 22, 2019

Tanya Tucker's new video for “Bring My Flowers Now,” featuring Brandi Carlile and directed by acclaimed video director Trey Fanjoy (Miranda Lambert's “It All Comes Out in the Wash,” Steven Tyler's “Love Is Your Name,” Sheryl Crow's “Easy”), is out now. 

Colt Ford to Drop Seventh Album Later This Month Videoplay
Colt Ford to Drop Seventh Album Later This Month

by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 3, 2019

Country star and million-selling artist COLT FORD has announced September 20 as the release date for his much-anticipated seventh album, WE THE PEOPLE VOLUME 1 (Average Joes Entertainment). The 14-song album includes the latest hit. 'Slow Ride,' the groove-driven song featuring guest vocals by number-one hitmaker, Mitchell Tenpenny, to create a seriously infectious blend. The accompanying video for 'Slow Ride' featuring Tenpenny was directed by Ed Pryor for Hideout Pictures and premiered on YouTube Premieres.

VIDEO: FRANKENSTEIN Electrifies Audiences at A Noise Within Videoplay
VIDEO: FRANKENSTEIN Electrifies Audiences at A Noise Within

by Ellen Dostal - Aug 22, 2019

The California premiere of Nick Dear's FRANKENSTEIN, directed by Michael Michetti and adapted from the original novel by Mary Shelley, is currently running as a stand-alone production through September 8th at A Noise Within. This electrifying tale of a creature cast away by his creator into a hostile worlda?"only to wind his way back in a dangerous game of destructiona?"has captivated audiences for over 200 years. The gothic story comes to life with Nick Dear's adaptation of the chilling fable by Mary Shelley, animating the themes of social rejection, intellectual hubris, and the nascency of good and evil.

SONS OF APOLLO Announces 2020 'MMXX Tour' Videoplay
SONS OF APOLLO Announces 2020 'MMXX Tour'

by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 21, 2019

SONS OF APOLLO--former Dream Theater members Mike Portnoy and Derek Sherinian, Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal (ex-Guns N' Roses), Billy Sheehan (The Winery Dogs, Mr. Big, David Lee Roth) and Jeff Scott Soto (ex-Journey, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen's Rising Force)--is currently finishing up their second album which will be released in January 2020, but they're not wasting any time in announcing the U.S. headlining “MMXX Tour” that will support it. The trek will launch January 24 in Pomona, CA and will take them around the world throughout the year. Tickets go on sale today at 12:00 PM local time.

VIDEO: First Look at FUN HOME at San Diego Rep Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at FUN HOME at San Diego Rep

by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2018

San Diego Repertory Theatre announced the cast lineup for Fun Home, one of the most celebrated musicals in recent Broadway history. Fun Home is the coming-out memoir of Alison Bechdel, an exploration of family, memory, first love and a daughter's relationship with her father. Fun Home was nominated for 12 Tony Awards in 2015 winning five including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Original Score, Best Leading Actor and Actress in a Musical. Fun Home was also winner of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Musical, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Off-Broadway Musical and the Obie Award for Musical Theatre.

VIDEO: Preview 'Ring of Keys' from FUN HOME at San Diego Rep Videoplay
VIDEO: Preview 'Ring of Keys' from FUN HOME at San Diego Rep

by Alan Henry - Sep 7, 2018

San Diego Repertory Theatre announced the cast lineup for Fun Home, one of the most celebrated musicals in recent Broadway history. Fun Home is the coming-out memoir of Alison Bechdel, an exploration of family, memory, first love and a daughter's relationship with her father. Fun Home was nominated for 12 Tony Awards in 2015 winning five including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Original Score, Best Leading Actor and Actress in a Musical. Fun Home was also winner of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Musical, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Off-Broadway Musical and the Obie Award for Musical Theatre.

VIDEO: Meet The Cast Of San Diego Rep's FUN HOME In Rehearsals Videoplay
VIDEO: Meet The Cast Of San Diego Rep's FUN HOME In Rehearsals

by Alan Henry - Aug 29, 2018

San Diego Repertory Theatre announced the cast lineup for Fun Home, one of the most celebrated musicals in recent Broadway history. Fun Home is the coming-out memoir of Alison Bechdel, an exploration of family, memory, first love and a daughter's relationship with her father. Fun Home was nominated for 12 Tony Awards in 2015 winning five including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Original Score, Best Leading Actor and Actress in a Musical. Fun Home was also winner of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Musical, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Off-Broadway Musical and the Obie Award for Musical Theatre.


David Lee Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has David Lee been in?
David Lee has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has David Lee been in?
David Lee has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has David Lee written?
David Lee has written 1 shows including Can-Can (Bookwriter).