Helen Brooks in conversation with Andrew Gordon-Watkins

The School of Arts is delighted to present Behind the Scenes: In Conversation with Andrew Gordon-Watkins on Thursday 7 February 2019 at 4pm in the Aphra Theatre.

Andrew Gordon-Watkins has worked in musical theatre for over 15 years and is currently touring with Saturday Night Fever. Andrew’s career began with a Drama degree at the University of Exeter, after which he trained at Central School of Speech and Drama. Since then he has worked in London’s West End theatre district, where he was in Young Frankenstein at the Garrick Theatre in 2018, as well as internationally. Andrew’s musical credits include Kiss Me Kate, The Producers, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, La Cage Aux Folles, Legally Blonde, We Will Rock You, Evita, Rocky Horror Picture Show, Houdini the Musical, Treasure Island and the Pirates of the Caribbean, Hello Dolly, Annie, The Wild Party, Fax of Life, and Marilyn the Musical.

Andrew will be talking with Dr Helen Brooks, Reader in Theatre and Cultural History in the School of Arts, about his love of musical theatre, the development of his career, and the highs and lows of working in the industry.

The event is free to attend, and is a must for anyone interested in musical theatre, or with an interest in working in theatre and the creative arts.

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To register for a free ticket, please follow this link: https://bit.ly/2CDuGjW