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Published: November 10, 2019 | Updated: November 10, 2019

West End star to host celebration of music

Nigel Richards.
By Andrew Diprose, editor

Nigel Richards, Honorary Patron of not for profit organisation BIGLITTLE Theatre School, is back in Dorset this weekend.

The West End star is hosting ‘Larger Than Life – A Celebration of the Musical’ at Christchurch’s Regent Centre on Sunday November 17.

Nigel, whose career spans a whole host of both stage and TV work, will be joined by West End, TV and film stars including Liza Sadovy, known for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007), Prime Suspect 3 (1993) and Emma (2009).

Luke McCall

Actress and singer Emma Hatton will also be performing together with Luke McCall who trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama as a recipient of the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship.

His credits include Phantom in Phantom Of The Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre and Jean Valjean in Les Miserables.

BIGLITTLE is one of the leading performing arts schools on the South Coast with a focus on training students who are serious about pursuing a career in the industry.

Emma Hatton

Two of the school’s alumni will also be joining Nigel and friends, Alexander Moneypenny and Georgia Silver.

Alexander trained at Arts Educational and Georgia trained at RADA. Alexander is now in the original cast of the Boy In The Dress musical with the Royal Shakespeare Company at Stratford.

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