Workin Process BLIND DATE
10 new Musical Theatre writing partnerships create a series of songs inspired by London’s Piccadilly Line.
Join us on unique musical journey from Knightsbridge to Kings Cross St Pancras to see which song will stop us in our tracks!
Following the success of Musical Theatre Blind Date 2012, which formed 14 new creative partnerships, we now bring you the next highly anticipated event…
Having been matched via our Musical Theatre dating site each of our 10 new composer / lyricist partnerships have been sent on writing blind dates to the Piccadilly line tube station locations around Iris Theatre’s home in Covent Garden, to gather inspiration for their brand new songs which will be presented at our special concert on Thursday 22nd October and judged by an expert panel. Join us on unique musical journey from Knightsbridge to Kings Cross St Pancras to see which song will stop us in our tracks!
Book your tickets to ride now for this special one night only event….
We are delighted to welcome a fantastic cast of professional musical theatre actors to bring the final songs to life, and an expert industry panel of judges, all presented my West End leading lady Julie Atherton.
Previous winners, Mary Evans and Luke Bateman, have continued to collaborate and went on to win the Audience Award at our Christmas songwriting competition, Xmas Factor, for two consecutive years. Following their success, Iris Theatre commissioned them to create a brand new musical, H.R.Haitch, which was presented as a concert performance in May 2015 with the support of the Arts Council England.
“absolutely fabulous, humming tunes all the way home! Loved it! Brilliant!” – APM Associates.
Join us for this very special concert at St Paul’s Church (Actors Church), Covent Garden on October 22nd 2015, 7.30pm.