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Maiya Jasmin "May" Quansah-Breed is a British actress, singer, and dancer. She played Catherine Parr in the West End production of Six the Musical. She also played the same role in the show's 2018 UK Tour, beginning on 11 July 2018. Maiya left the show on 13 October 2019 and her role was taken over ... (read complete bio)
 
Maiya Quansah-Breed Headshot

Bio:
Maiya Jasmin "May" Quansah-Breed is a British actress, singer, and dancer. She played Catherine Parr in the West End production of Six the Musical. She also played the same role in the show's 2018 UK Tour, beginning on 11 July 2018. Maiya left the show on 13 October 2019 and her role was taken over ... (read complete bio)
Drew Gasparini's I COULD USE A DRINK Will Premiere at The Garrick Theatre in August Photo Drew Gasparini's I COULD USE A DRINK Will Premiere at The Garrick Theatre in August
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2021

After a successful UK streaming event, Drew Gasparini's hit album, 'I Could Use A Drink' is now headed to the West End for one night only - with added songs and an increase in the cast to 9 musical theatre stars!

Photo Flash: First Look at the UK Premiere of Drew Gasparini's I COULD USE A DRINK Photo Photo Flash: First Look at the UK Premiere of Drew Gasparini's I COULD USE A DRINK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 9, 2021

Drew Gasparini’s ‘I Could Use A Drink', was created as a US studio album using Broadway’s freshest and most exciting new talents. Now for its UK premiere, producers Liam Gartland and Alex Conder reimagine its cutting edge musical theatre songs with some of the West End’s stars of present and the future.

Drew Gasparini's I COULD USE A DRINK to Have UK Premiere Photo Drew Gasparini's I COULD USE A DRINK to Have UK Premiere
by Stephi Wild - Apr 3, 2021

Drew Gasparini's 'I Could Use A Drink, an eclectic mix of poignant, hilarious, and progressive contemporary musical theatre, celebrating the chaos and beauty of youth, was created as a US studio album using new Broadway talent.

Sophie Evans, Caroline Kay, Maiya Quansah-Breed & More to Take Part in SECOND CHANCES Photo Sophie Evans, Caroline Kay, Maiya Quansah-Breed & More to Take Part in SECOND CHANCES Fundraiser for Sophia Moore
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2021

Second Chances is an online fundraising concert raising funds for Sophia Moore to receive the hip replacement she desperately needs. For 8 years Sophia has been on and off crutches and in excruciating pain causing her to struggle to follow her dream of becoming a musical theatre performer.

New Frame Productions' WEST END ACOUSTIC To Stream Online Photo New Frame Productions' WEST END ACOUSTIC To Stream Online
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2021

The show features songs from Dear Evan Hansen, Six, Little Shop of Horrors, West Side Story, Girl From The North Country, The Wiz, Jagged Little Pill and many more.

Lauren Byrne, Grace Mouat, Luke Bayer and More to be Featured in ROLES WE'LL NEVER PL Photo Lauren Byrne, Grace Mouat, Luke Bayer and More to be Featured in ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 12, 2021

Roles We'll Never Play is back in the West End for two shows at The Vaudeville Theatre on Saturday 22nd May - 7:30pm and Sunday 23rd May - 7:30pm. After two sell-out shows at The Apollo Theatre in December 2020, the show is back, and will be one of the first shows to open out of lockdown!

Roles We'll Never Play - Recorded Live At The Apollo Theatre To Stream Again In  Marc Photo Roles We'll Never Play - Recorded Live At The Apollo Theatre To Stream Again In March
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2021

Tom Duern presents ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY, recorded live during its sell out run at the Apollo Theatre, in the heart of London's West End in December 2020. After streaming in January for a short stint, the show is back and now is your last chance to catch it.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of February 8 - 'B is For Broadway', SIX BY SO Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of February 8 - 'B is For Broadway', SIX BY SONDHEIM, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2021

Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's list includes the children's book 'B is For Broadway', the sequel to  'A is For Audra', plus the documentary Six By Sondheim, monologue books, the Desert Song cast recording, and more!

West End Musical Drive In Goes Digital on Stream.Theatre, Featuring Lucie Jones, Layt Photo West End Musical Drive In Goes Digital on Stream.Theatre, Featuring Lucie Jones, Layton Williams, and More
by Stephi Wild - Feb 1, 2021

From the Drive-In to your home, relive the biggest musical concert series of 2020. With 10 hours of incredible live performances from over 25 of the greatest West End stars, including Layton Williams (Everyone's Talking About Jamie), Lucie Jones (Waitress), and Alice Fearn (Come From Away), this digital series will bring five fantastic West End Musical Drive In concerts directly to you.

See Alice Fearn, Grace Mouat, Danielle Steers and More in ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY Photo See Alice Fearn, Grace Mouat, Danielle Steers and More in ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 29, 2020

Following on from two successful years of concerts in London, Tom Duern is presenting ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY, recorded live during its sell out run at the Apollo Theatre, in the heart of London's West End in December 2020. Now is your chance to see this production from the comfort of your own home!

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2020

Photo Flash: Sir Derek Jacobi, Sam Tutty, Jessica Hynes, Simon Callow and More Perfor Photo Photo Flash: Sir Derek Jacobi, Sam Tutty, Jessica Hynes, Simon Callow and More Perform at Riverside Studios
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2020

Riverside Studios is presenting programming for its inaugural Christmas season, which included an evening of unplugged performance with West End Acoustic featuring SIX’s Maiya Quansah-Breed and RenĂ©e Lamb, Wicked’s Nicholas McLean, Jesus Christ Superstar’s Tyrone Huntley and Dear Evan Hansen’s Oliver Award-winning Sam Tutty. 

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, December 17 with Laura Benanti, Norm Lewis and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, December 17 with Laura Benanti, Norm Lewis and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 17, 2020

Today (December 17) in live streaming: the cast of Homeschool the Musical on Stars in the House, Norm Lewis in concert, and so much more!

Red Piano Productions Presents Winter Warmers: A Holiday Concert Photo Red Piano Productions Presents Winter Warmers: A Holiday Concert
by Stephi Wild - Dec 5, 2020

Red Piano Productions has announced its newest concert, 'Winter Warmers' which is an online pre-recorded concert showcasing new musical theatre writing, new holiday songs and some Christmas classics! This is streaming on the 18th-21st December and will include performances by an incredible selection fo Broadway and West End stars alongside recent graduates and emerging talent.

BWW Review: RENT, Hope Mill Theatre Photo BWW Review: RENT, Hope Mill Theatre
by Fiona Scott - Nov 26, 2020

For Hope Mill Theatre, their highly anticipated revival of Jonathan Larson’s seminal rock musical of the nineties was disrupted not once, but twice due to COVID. Rent originally ran for 12 years on Broadway and, famously, its composer tragically died hours before its first readthrough.  

Aimie Atkinson's REUNITED SERIES to Feature Nikki Bentley, Oliver Tompsett, Alice Fea Photo Aimie Atkinson's REUNITED SERIES to Feature Nikki Bentley, Oliver Tompsett, Alice Fearn and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2020

Theatre discovery platform Thespie today announced the Reunited Series, bringing together more than two dozen of the UK's top musical theatre artists for a series of filmed concerts premiering throughout December.

WEST END ACOUSTIC and Agatha Christie Staged Readings Announced As Part Of Riverside  Photo WEST END ACOUSTIC and Agatha Christie Staged Readings Announced As Part Of Riverside Studios Christmas Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2020

Riverside Studios today announces further programming for its inaugural Christmas season in association with New Frame Productions, including an evening of unplugged performance with West End Acoustic featuring SIX's Maiya Quansah-Breed and Renée Lamb, Wicked's Nicholas McLean, Jesus Christ Superstar's Tyrone Huntley and Dear Evan Hansen's Oliver Award-winning Sam Tutty.

VIDEO: #CheerUpCharlie and West End Friends Release Their Fundraising Charity Single  Photo VIDEO: #CheerUpCharlie and West End Friends Release Their Fundraising Charity Single 'You Will Be Found'
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2020

You Will Be Found by #CheerUpCharlie & West End Friends, a fundraising charity single in aid of youth charity The Diana Award, has been released today (Sunday 15 November 2020) by Auburn Jam Music to tie in with the start of National Anti-Bullying Week, which runs from 16-20 November. 

West End Stars Join Ten-Year-Old Anti-Bullying Ambassador To Release Charity Single F Photo West End Stars Join Ten-Year-Old Anti-Bullying Ambassador To Release Charity Single For National Anti-Bullying Week
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2020

Auburn Jam Music will be releasing You Will Be Found by #CheerUpCharlie & West End Friends, a fundraising charity single in aid of youth charity The Diana Award, on Sunday 15 November to tie in with the start of National Anti-Bullying Week (16-20 November).  

Photo Flash: First Look at RENT at Hope Mill Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at RENT at Hope Mill Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 4, 2020

Get a first look at Rent at Hope Mill Theatre, running to socially distanced audiences with the 12-strong cast forming a 'bubble' for the duration of the show's run in Manchester.

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