The Fizz: Fizzion 2020EM Forster Theatre - Oct 2020
From ‘The World We Left Behind’ to a ‘New Beginning’, Cheryl, Mike and Jay are back to put some Fizz in your lives with their band, for one night only! March 2020 brought the entertainment industry to a halt, forcing venues to close and artists to cancel all of their work. Seven months later, October brought a window of hope, with theatres reopening their doors and audiences returning to support the arts once more.
Keep Calm and Kerry On: WICKED SpecialThe Welsh Chapel, Shaftesbury Avenue - October 2020
It was a joy to work with the iconic Kerry Ellis and produce a live version of her extremely popular podcast series 'Keep Calm and Kerry On'. With conversation from Louise Dearman, Oliver Tompsett and Alice Fearne, they perform at one of the most beautiful venues in the heart of the West End for this very special WICKED recording!
Stroudies on the SofaAt their home! - October & December 2020
Filmed direct from the home of legendary singer and presenter, Cheryl Baker and her family welcome you into their home for an evening of laughter and music. The outtakes were NOT to be missed! At a time where all of their livelihoods have been hit hard by COVID-19, The Von-Stroud family singers came together to celebrate the one thing they have always shared a love of... music.
ONSTAGE: The Streamed ConcertsEM Forster Theatre - September & November 2020
During Covid restrictions, we collaborated with 40 local artists and performers who, whilst theatres were dark, were out of work due to the pandemic. We were thrilled by the response and the talent in our local area. These very special performances can be found on our YouTube channel!
Socially Distanced EventsTonbridge Castle - September 2020
During the time when lockdown eased, Bravo produced three consecutive nights of socially-distanced entertainment to the town! Ticket-holders were seated in their bubbles and all strict covid guidelines and precautions were adhered to for everyone's safety. It was a triumph! The weekend saw 'Comedy at the Castle' featuring Ricky Gervais' warm-up act Sean McLoughlin, 'Onstage' with local performers and finally 'Stage and Screen' with award winning classical cross-over group 'IDA'.
Castle CabaretTonbridge Castle Chamber Room - January 2020
We were thrilled to be bringing a programme of variety to Tonbridge Castle! For four days only, we transformed the Chamber room into a modern theatre-style cabaret venue seating up to 80 guests with performances of local artists, to comedy and SEN Workshops!
Rising Star: The Show!EM Forster Studio Theatre - November 2019
We decided to run a competition alongside our 'Musical Theatre Leading Ladies' event to allow for a young budding star to open the show! After being blown away by the INCREDIBLE standard of those who entered the Rising Star competition, we decided that the top choices needed to have their own showcase!! So, in November 2019, the first “Rising Star - The Show” came to life!
Musical Theatre Leading LadiesTonbridge Castle - July 2019
We were delighted to invite award winning West End and Broadway sensation Kerry Ellis (Wicked, Les Miserables, Oliver!, We Will Rock You, Cats and more!) to join Emma Hatton, Savannah Stevenson, Christina Modestou and Shanay Holmes in an incredible show-stopping night of the Musicals! This brought together a superb live orchestra, a stunning choir and our favourite show-tunes to Tonbridge Castle. This was certainly a night not to be missed under the stars, with the stars of the West End and Broadway.
A Princess Picnic at the CastleTonbridge Castle - July 2019
In July 2019 we were thrilled to have 1,300 people join our favourite Prince and Princesses for a magical live musical experience for boys and girls! Our younger guests came dressed as their chosen character before enjoying a family picnic on the Castle grounds. They learnt all the dance moves during our sparkling sing-along event in association with Once Upon A Wish Events.
It really was the biggest royal event of 2019 in real life castle grounds, with a superbly talented cast of your favourite magical stories, fairy-tale characters and a happy ever after.
Natalie Weiss: Vocal ClassesEM Forster Theatre - May 2019
Natalie Weiss has gained an international following from her performance videos and popular web series, "Breaking Down The Riffs", which have collectively reached over 4 million views. As a private vocal coach and master class teacher, she trains and performs across the US and throughout the world. Natalie stopped off at Tonbridge on her most recent visit to the UK offering 1-1 sessions!