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November 2015

A Christmas Carol

Jason is delighted that Chichester Youth Theatre, who commissioned A Christmas Carol are mounting a whole new production of the show this year a the Chichester Festival Theatre.

I Love to Sing

A cabaret with music & lyrics by Marty Clark, Bob Haymes, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Jason Carr, Harold Arlen, E. Y. Harburg, Alan Jay Lerner, Burton Lane, Frederick Loewe, Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, Frank Loesser, Charles Strouse, Lee Adams, Marvin Hamlisch, Alan & Marilyn Bergman, Oscar Hammerstein II, Stephen Sondheim, and Amanda McBroom

Following a triumph as Anne Reid's musical director at the Crazy Coqs at the fabulous Brasserie Zedel in Piccadilly in October, Jason is pleased to announce the following tour dates:—
Dec. 11th Forum, Malvern
Feb. 6th Mercury, Colchester
Feb. 12th Tivoli, Wimborne
Feb. 17th Curve, Leicester
Feb. 20th Playhouse, Norwich
Feb. 25th Playhouse, Nottingham
Feb. 27th/28th Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
Mar. 6th Radlett Centre
Mar. 13th Capitol, Horsham

Then back at the Crazy Coqs Mar. 22nd-26th and Mar 29th - Apr 2nd

He’s excited to be singing a couple of duets with this national treasure!

Wendy and Peter Pan

In other news, Jason is pleased to be working with fellow composer Olly Fox, orchestrating Olly’s score for Wendy and Peter Pan at the RSC.

The Velveteen Rabbit

And looking ahead to 2016 - the Unicorn Theatre’s production of The Velveteen Rabbit is to be seen at New York’s New Victory Theatre January 21st-31st. This revival will feature Jason performing his virtuoso solo piano score live on stage!

Singin' in the Rain Tour

The International tour of Chichester's successful production of the MGM classic movie Singin'in the Rain continues to feature Jason's score for the silent movie The Royal Rascal.

Listen Up CD Cover Don't forget Jason's CD of songs - Listen Up! Artists who have agreed to appear include international star singers Michael Ball, Maria Friedman, Philip Quast, Claire Moore (reprising her role from the 1990 musical Born Again), John Barr, William Dazeley (fresh from his appearance in the ROH's Sweeney Todd), David Full Monty Ganly and Liza Fascinating Aida Pulman.

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