Photo Flash: Hadley Fraser, Rosalie Craig, et al. Sing Bobby Cronin
This official London concert showcased the work of award-winning American composer/lyricist Bobby Cronin, and featurEd Simon Bailey (Phantom, Passion), Natasha Barnes (Spring Awakening, Striking 12), Rosalie Craig (Lord of the Rings, Aspects Of Love), Mark Evans (Oklahoma, Wicked), Jye Frasca (Wicked, Jersey Boys), Hadley Fraser (Fantasticks, Les Mis O2), Ashleigh Gray (Grease, Wicked), Jodie Jacobs (Bright Lights Big City, Footloose), Rebecca Lock (Avenue Q, Phantom), Ceili O'Connor (Fantasticks, Wizard of Oz), Katie Rowley Jones (Wicked, Sister Act), Caroline Sheen (Les Mis, Mary Poppins US Tour), Liam Tamne (Wicked, Hairspray), plus a four-piece band under the musical direction of Simon Beck (West Side Story, Spamalot).
Cronin is the composer/lyricist and co-book writer (with Alicia Dempster) of Welcome to My Life, and composer/lyricist of 'Til Death Do Us Part with book writer Allen Mogol; Cyrana, with a book by award-winning playwright Crystal Skillman; Caty Bridgewater for Step Theatre Company; and Daybreak which will receive a NYC reading in mid-January. He is also a co-writer of That's Andy, has written music for the web series Thank You Next, and won the 2010 Midtown InterNational Theatre Festival Award for his musical contribution to Ten Reasons I Won't Go Home With You (also nominated for Outstanding Musical). Cronin's songs have been performed across America, and his debut album ‘Reach The Sky' is available on iTunes and at www.BobbyCronin.com.
(All photos copyright Joanna Lane Photography 2011)