John Stalker Productions was created to:
- Create and deliver theatre productions of scale, quality and ambition.
- Form partnerships of like-minded producers to promote artistic innovation.
- Specialise in developing new talent, new voices and new ways of working.
- Provide audiences with extraordinary theatrical experiences.
Music & Lyrics’ key aims are to create and deliver theatre productions of scale, quality and ambition and to provide audiences with extraordinary theatrical experiences.
To date, Music & Lyrics has produced The King and I in 2011 which toured 2011/12 and High Society which completed a 24 week UK and Ireland tour in July 2013. Fiddler on the Roof, starring Paul Michael Glaser as Tevye and directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood ran for 24 weeks in 2013/14 and was seen by over 177,000 people. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! starring Belinda Lang as Aunt Eller and Gary Wilmot as Ali Hakim, was directed by Rachel Kavanaugh and choreographed by Drew McOnie, toured the UK and Ireland from February until August 2015.
Music & Lyrics’ current show is a new production of the much-loved Sherman Brothers musical Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. The production opened at West Yorkshire Playhouse on 2 December 2015 and played for a nine-week season. The UK & Ireland tour commenced on 10 February 2016 and will run until 4 February 2017. For more information please see www.chittythemusical.co.uk.