Nick to direct and choreograph Sinatra 100 opening at The London Palladium on Friday 20 March and running to Saturday 25 April, 2015.

Next year marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Francis Albert ‘Frank’ Sinatra and to celebrate this momentous occasion, The Ministry of Entertainment Ltd is presenting the world premiere of Sinatra 100, five weeks of performances by the biggest stars in the world, at the London Palladium, the world famous iconic venue where Sinatra made his British singing debut in 1950.

Sinatra 100 is a series of concerts with a rotating bill of A-list international guest artists appearing alongside and duetting with Richard Shelton, regarded as one of the world’s finest Sinatra interpreters. The line-up is completed with the cream of West End performers, the world’s biggest Big Band and Sinatra’s own rhythm section.

The show’s producers have been travelling the world to sign up the greatest living exponents of popular song, many of whom performed with Sinatra himself. Most of these artists regularly fill arenas, but such is their love for the man and his music that they have readily agreed to join the celebrations and give their own fans an opportunity to get ‘up close and personal’ with them at the London Palladium. The full line-up of special guest artists will be announced soon.

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NICK WINSTON has been nominated for Best Choreography in the 2014 BROADWAY WORLD AWARDS, for his work on CALAMITY JANE.

Voting is now open! Cast your vote by simply checking one nominee in each of the award categories: www.broadwayworld.com

Voting will continue through October 31, 2014 and winners will be announced shortly after that.

Calamity Jane

"choreographer Nick Winston does wonders with the limited space, especially in the high-kicking hoe-down numbers that have a real zing to them" ★★★★ The Express

"Foster and superb choreographer Nick Winston have chosen a cast of stunning 'triple-threats' " ★★★★★ Whatsonstage

"brilliantly hokey line-dance movement from Nick Winston...Rob Delaney with a hilarious tap-and-uke routine...Phoebe Street has a gorgeous feather-duster ballet to “A Woman’s Touch” ★★★★ Libby Purves, Theatrecat

"Nick Winston’s choreography expertly uses the limited stage space and brings a dynamic vibrancy to the high-kicking hoe-down numbers, allowing supporting players Matthew James Hinchcliffe and Martin McCarthy the opportunity to further showcase their quadruple-threated talent!" ★★★★ Backstage Pass

"the urge to jump up and join in the dance numbers is almost overwhelming" ★★★★★ Oxford Times

"this triumph of director Nikolai Foster and choreographer Nick Winston’s ensemble" Reviews Gate

★★★★★ Edinburgh Evening News

"Choreographer Nick Winston has created some vibrant hoe-down numbers" British Theatre Guide

"In two tremendously rousing dance sequences, it is impossible to prevent yourself tapping along to the music – and you’ll wish you could jump to your feet and bellow and almighty ‘yeehah!’ so life-enhancing the energy is." Basingstoke Gazzette

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Nick Winston to choreograph a brand new production of ANNIE, starring Craig Revel Horwood as Miss Hannigan.


Set in 1930s New York during The Great Depression, brave young Annie is forced to live a life of misery and torment at Miss Hannigan’s orphanage. Determined to find her real parents, her luck changes when she is chosen to spend Christmas at the residence of famous billionaire, Oliver Warbuck.

With its award-winning book and score, this stunning new production includes the unforgettable songs It’s the Hard Knock Life, Easy Street, I Don’t Need Anything But You and Tomorrow.

The production will be produced by Michael Harrison and David Ian and will be directed by Nikolai Foster. Visit the website here:

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Nick Winston returns to West Yorkshire Playhouse to choreograph a brand new production of WHITE CHRISTMAS, directed by Nikolai Foster.

Darren Day and Oliver Tompsett will star as Bob Wallace and Phil Davis respectively, and will be joined by Emma Williams and Holly Dale Spencer.

It will be the first major UK production of Irving Berlin’s musical with a newly orchestrated score by Jason Carr and design by Matthew Wright.

The cast also includes Melanie La Barrie, Andrew Jarvis, James Darch, Kirby Hughes, Lucy Williamson, Michelle White, Moyo Akande, Robbie Boyle, Samuel Holmes, Sion Tudor Owen, Frankie Jenna, Simon Anthony and Matthew Hawksley.

Nicks previous productions at West Yorkshire Playhouse include A CHRISTMAS CAROL and ANNIE, both directed by Nikolai Foster, SWEENEY TODD, a co-production with The Royal Exchange and LOSERVILLE which transferred to the West End, receiving an Olivier nomination for Best New Musical.

WHITE CHRISTMAS runs from November 24 to January 17, 2015.
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Hired Man Reviews for THE HIRED MAN at the St James Theatre London

"The cast of thirty are at their best in Nick Winston’s splendidly choreographed numbers" ★★★★ Jonathan Baz

"inventive choreography by Nick Winston against the music & lyrics written by Howard Goodall" ayoungertheatre

"Nick Winston’s gusty, earthy choreography" ★★★★1/2 Public Reviews

"Nick Winston’s choreography reflects a similar muscularity that felt utterly true" outtobeclowns

"Nikolai Foster’s superb staging, with very physical, muscular choreography from Nick Winston" wordpress.com
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Jodie Prenger as Calamity Jane with Tom Lister as Wild Bill
Jodie Prenger as Calamity Jane with Tom Lister as Wild Bill

Reviews for "Calamity Jane" at The Watermill Theatre.
"choreographer Nick Winston does wonders with the limited space, especially in the high-kicking hoe-down numbers that have a real zing to them" ★★★★ The Express

"brilliantly hokey line-dance movement from Nick Winston...Rob Delaney with a hilarious tap-and-uke routine...Phoebe Street has a gorgeous feather-duster ballet to “A Woman’s Touch” ★★★★ Libby Purves, Theatrecat

"the urge to jump up and join in the dance numbers is almost overwhelming" ★★★★★ Oxford Times

"this triumph of director Nikolai Foster and choreographer Nick Winston’s ensemble" Reviews Gate

"Choreographer Nick Winston has created some vibrant hoe-down numbers" British Theatre Guide

"In two tremendously rousing dance sequences, it is impossible to prevent yourself tapping along to the music – and you’ll wish you could jump to your feet and bellow and almighty ‘yeehah!’ so life-enhancing the energy is." Basingstoke Gazzette
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Aria Entertainment in association with Guy James and Knockhardy Productions present MARRY ME A LITTLE Songs by Stephen Sondheim

Starring: Simon Bailey (Les Miserables) and Laura Pitt-Pulford (The Light Princess)
Conceived and Developed by CRAIG LUCAS and NORMAN RENE

29 July – 10 August 2014 for 16 Performances ONLY!
St James Studio, London

Director: Hannah Chissick
Musical Director: David Randall
Choreographer: Nick Winston

Marry Me A Little uses material by the undisputed master of the contemporary Broadway musical Sondheim to tell a charming and bittersweet tale of love, loneliness and survival as a modern single. Two single strangers, left alone in their studio apartments on a Saturday night, pass their time with sweetly secret, unshared fantasies, never knowing that they’re just a floor away from each other and the end of their lonely dreams.

Book Tickets
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Calamity Jane

The Watermill Theatre Newbury, Jamie Wilson, Paul Elliott and Duncan C Weldon are delighted to announce full casting and further touring dates for the forthcoming new production of the musical CALAMITY JANE, opening at The Watermill Theatre, Newbury on Thursday 17 July 2014 where it will play until Saturday 6 September 2014 prior to embarking on a national tour that opens at the Plymouth Theatre Royal on Thursday 16 September.

Joining the previously announced Jodie Prenger in the title role of 'Calamity Jane' will be Tom Lister as 'Wild Bill Hickok, Alex Hammond as 'Danny' and Pheobe Street as Katie Briown.

The rest of the company includes Anthony Dunn as 'Henry Miller', Sioned Saunders as 'Susan', Rob Delaney as 'Francis Fryer', Christina Tedders as 'Adelaide Adams', Paul Kissaun as 'Rattlesnake', Jon Bonner as 'Doc', Martin McCarthy as 'Joe', Matthew James Hinchliffe as 'Buck' and Jamie Noar as 'Hank'.

"CALAMITY JANE" will be directed by Nikolai Foster, has Orchestrations and Musical Supervision by Catherine Jayes, Choreography by Nick Winston, Set and Costume design by Matthew Wright, Lighting Design by Richard G Jones and Sound Design by Sebastian Frost.

click here to view the shows website: www.calamityjanetheshow.com
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FLASH MOB directed and choreographed by Nick Winston
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Flash Mob Banner Nick Winston is the Artistic Director and Choreographer of FLASH MOB opening at Sadlers Wells Peacock Theatre, starring Kevin Clifton and Karen Hauer from BBC1's Strictly Come Dancing, Flawless from ITV's Britain's Got Talent, Dance Critic's Choice Winner and Olivier nominee Tommy Franzen, and Alleviate and Brosena from Sky 1's Got To Dance.

The show is produced by World Dance Management, with lighting by Ben Cracknell and music production by DJ Walde. It opens in the West End on the 27th May before embarking on a UK tour.

Click here to visit the website: www.flashmobtour.com
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Nick recently directed and choreographed the workshop presentation of a new show, "My Fair Ladies".

Details of a forthcoming production will be announced here shortly.
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Reviews for Cinderella at the Beck Theatre, directed & choreographed by Nick Winston and starring Joe Mcelderry.

"a riotously fun romp that will leave you satisfyingly exhausted" ✭✭✭✭✭ GetWestLondon

“The best production of Cinderella I have ever seen" Seema Pathan, CBBC & CHANNEL 5

"Cinderella at the Beck Theatre is a magical, mesmerising, side-splitting treat for all the family" Raring2go

"Joe McElderry was absolutely stunning in his pantomime debut" North East News

"slick choreography and energetic routines. The set and costumes were beautiful and the show was second to none" Shields Gazette

"masterfully handled…magical" The Stage
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Louise Dearman will headline the world premiere of The Water Babies at the Curve Theatre. Dearman, the first actress to ever portray both Elphaba and Glinda in Wicked, will take on the role of Mrs D in the new musical inspired by Charles Kingsley’s classic novel.

The story follows Tom, an orphaned teenager, who is framed for a crime he didn’t commit. In an attempt to escape capture he is trapped on the edge of a waterfall. His only choice is to jump. Awakening in the depths of the ocean he encounters the mysterious Mrs D, and a whole new world of enchantment, danger and adventure. This spellbinding new production uses some of the most sophisticated special effects ever seen on stage.

Music by Chris Egan, Book & Lyrics by Ed Curtis & Guy Jones

Director: Ed Curtis
Choreographer: Nick Winston
Designer: Morgan Large
Costume Designer: Amy Jackson
Lighting Designer: James Whiteside
Sound Designer: Richard Brooker
Video Designer: Jack James

Book your tickets now to be the first to see Water Babies and enter a breathtaking underwater world of magic and adventure in this funny, touching and unforgettable new musical.

Follow Water Babies on Twitter @waterbabiesldn
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Calamity Jame Nick is to choreograph a new production of "Calamity Jane" directed by Nikolai Foster, opening at the Watermill Theatre, Newbury in Summer 2014, prior to a National Tour.

Director: Nikolai Foster
Choreography: Nick Winston
Design : Colin Richmond
Orchestrations : Cathy Jayes
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Howard Goodall & Melvyn Bragg’s The Hired Man

The Hired Man Based on Melvyn Bragg's stirring novel of Cumbrian rural and industrial working life, set in the first quarter of the twentieth century, The Hired Man tells the story of one family's - Bragg's grandparents' - journey from land labourers to colliers and back to the land. Set against the background of working class ritual - whippet racing, hiring fairs, hunting, drinking bouts, union meetings - the musical brings alive that cavalcade of British history which swept us into a new century and a war to end all wars. Howard Goodall's superb score is strong in the British choral tradition - a marvellous succession of chorales, operatic duets and vigorous foot-stomping rhythms.

Director: Nikolai Foster
Design : Takis
Orchestration / Musical Director : Sarah Travis
Movement & Choreography : Nick Winston

National Youth Music Theatre
13-16 August 2014
St James Theatre, London
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Nick joins the creative team for the New Musical "The A-Z of Mrs P" at the Southwark Playhouse.

Starring: Isy Suttie ("Peep Show", "Shameless") Frances Ruffelle (Tony winner for the original Les Miserables) Michael Matus, Turlough Convery, Stuart Matthew Price and Dawn Sievewright

Neil Marcus with Paul Tyrer & Jamie Clark for The Booking Office and Michael Peavoy Productions presents The A-Z Of Mrs P

Book by Diane Samuels
Music & Lyrics by Gwyneth Herbert
Based on the autobiographies of Phyllis Pearsall

Conceived by Neil Marcus
Director Sam Buntrock
Musical Staging Nick Winston
Musical Director Steve Ridley
Orchestrations Sarah Travis & Gwyneth Herbert
Set Design Klara Zieglerova
Costume Design David Woodhead
Lighting Design David Howe
Sound Design Andrew Johnson
London Sculpture Su Blackwell

London's Southwark Playhouse, Feb. 20 - March 29 2014 www.southwarkplayhouse.co.uk
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SWEENEY TODD, THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET with choreography and movement direction by Nick Winston opened at West Yorkshire Playhouse, prior to its run at The Royal Exchange.

✭✭✭✭ The Times ✭✭✭✭ The Independent ✭✭✭✭ The Telegraph ✭✭✭✭ The Guardian ✭✭✭✭ Yorkshire Post ✭✭✭✭ Entertainment Focus ✭✭✭✭ Whats On Stage ✭✭✭✭✭ The Good Review

Nick Winston rehearsing "Worse Pies In London" with Gillian Bevan "The chorus provides excellent support throughout; assisted by some fine choreography by Nick Winston" ✭✭✭✭ Whats On Stage

"cracking high class entertainment " ✭✭✭✭ The Independent

"it’s enough to make the hairs on the back of your neck stand on end" ✭✭✭✭ The Telegraph

"This is a fascinating, febrile evening" ✭✭✭✭ The Guardian

"Nick Winston’s choreography has a sinister, no-nonsense briskness in keeping with the brisk, brutal, life-shortening business going on in Fleet Street" York Press

"an epic, almost operatic, intelligent and visceral production of Sweeney Todd" ✭✭✭✭ Yorkshire Post

"Boasting razor-sharp direction, cutting edge stagecraft and heart-thumping musical numbers, Sweeney Todd is a gory, grimy extravaganza of the grotesque" ✭✭✭✭ Entertainment Focus

"a compelling show that leaves you with a smile on your face despite the dark subject matter" ✭✭✭✭✭ The Good Review
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Reviews for the 2013 production of GOTTA SING GOTTA DANCE co-directed and choreographed by Nick Winston:

"It is also in these moments that it is impossible to ignore the genius of Nick Winston’s choreography. Whilst the cast make it look simply effortless – I’m more than certain this isn’t the case. This is dancing on par with productions on Broadway, and, combined with singing voices to make those on the West End tremble in fear for the safety of their jobs, ensures that at no time does the professionalism drop" ✭✭✭✭ Public Reviews

"choreographer Nick Winston turns up hoofing trumps with a spine-tingling tap interlude in I’ve Got Rhythm. It’s certainly as good as anything I’ve seen in the West End." Gscene ✭✭✭✭✭

"Every inch of it is carefully worked out with perfectly synchronised choreography by Nick Winston" remotegoat ✭✭✭✭✭

"Fosse-influenced choreography from Nick Winston is intriate, cleverly done and brilliantly executed" Musical Theatre review

"choreography from Nick Winston that will have your head spinning with delight" Gay Times ✭✭✭✭

"Nick Winston’s choreography is necessarily diverse, covering practically every genre aside from ballet and remains vital to the energy and success of the show" The Stage

"gorgeously choreographed by Nick Winston" The Public Reviews ✭✭✭✭

"choreography from Nick Winston is dealt out in style, especially the tap dancing numbers" Backstage Pass ✭✭✭✭

"dazzling dance routines and moving showstoppers" Entertainment Focus ✭✭✭✭

click here for tour dates: www.flyingmusic.com
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Nick to choreograph TO SIR WITH LOVE, adapted by Ayub Khan Din.

Based on E R Braithwaite's autobiography To Sir, With Love is an inspirational story of courage and hope. Ricky Braithwaite, a Cambridge graduate and ex- RAF fighter pilot arrives in London and soon learns what it is to be black in post-war England. Turned down for job after job in his chosen profession as an electronic engineer, Ricky begins his first teaching post in a tough but progressive East End school.

Made into a major film in 1967 starring Sidney Poitier and featuring a song made famous by Lulu, this new stage adaptation by Ayub Khan-Din (East is East) is peppered with the songs and dance of the late 40's; a time of austerity like our own where love and hope win through against all the odds, directed by Mark Babych, designed by Mark Britten.

The Play premieres at The Royal & Derngate on September 10th before embarking on a National Tour with the Touring Consortium Theatre Company from October.
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Nick to direct & choreograph X-Factor winner Joe McElderry in his pantomime debut, starring as The Prince, in the magical family pantomime Cinderella.

Joe’s first single "The Climb" reached number one in both the UK and Irish singles charts and was soon followed by release of his debut album titled "Wide Awake". Joe went on to prove his musical versatility, winning the second series of ITV show Popstar To Operastar in 2011.

Cinderella runs at the Beck Theatre Hayes from Sat 14 December 2013 to Sun 5 January 2014. For tickets and information visit becktheatre.org.uk or call the ticket office on 020 8561 8371. ___________________________________________
Sweeney Todd WYP
Autumn 2013: Nick will return to West Yorkshire Playhouse for SWEENEY TODD: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Music and Lyrics by STEPHEN SONDHEIM
Book by HUGH WHEELER

Directed by the theatres new Artistic Director, James Brining with design by Colin Richmond and new orchestrations by David Shrubsole, the show will be performed in the Playhouse’s 750-seat Quarry space, and will run from September 26 to October 26 before transferring to the Royal Exchange, Manchester, where it will be re-imagined to work on that theatre’s in-the-round stage. David Birrell will play the role of Sweeny Todd, more casting to be announced soon.

www.royalexchange.co.uk
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GOTTA SING GOTTA DANCE, co-directed and choreographed by Nick Winston returns to Eastbourne for the 5th year, prior to a national tour.

"Something I would gladly see again and again" ***** WhatsOnStage.com

"Nick Winston's choreography is superb" Sussex Express

"Breathlessly dazzling" Eastbourne Herald

"Nick Winston's choreography is marvellous" The Stage

"The choreography is amazing - versatile, intricate, inventive and a real challenge to the performers, but Nick Winston isn't satisfied with simply dance. He has them tackling circus skills in Barnum, acrobatics, plate spinning, juggling and even roller skating" The British Theatre Guide

www.eastbournetheatres.co.uk
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News! Loserville has been nominated for Best New Musical in this years Olivier Awards.

Written by James Bourne and Elliot Davis
Directed by Steven Dexter
Choreographed by Nick Winston
Designed by Francis O Conner
Costumes by Stephen Snell
Lighting by Howard Harrison
Sound design by Simon Baker
Musical Supervision by Martin Lowe Oliviers
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I DREAMED A DREAM: The Susan Boyle Musical, has won the Liverpool Post Arts Award for Best Musical 2012. Directed by Ed Curtis, with choreography by Nick Winston, the show will tour Australia in 2013.

For full details please visit the shows website susanboylemusical.com.au

The show has also been nominated for Theatrical Event of the Year in the 2012 Whatsonstage Awards, visit Whatsonstage to add your vote.

"the choreography is quite simply superb" RTE Radio

Read more at Broadwayworld.com

★★★★★ The Telegraph ★★★★★ Daily Express ★★★★★ Whatsonstage.com ★★★★ Mail On Sunday **** The Times **** The Sunday Times Watch the trailer for the Australian Tour


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Jonathan Dove's "The Adventures Of Pinocchio", directed by Martin Duncan, designed by Francis O'Conner with choreography and movement by Nick Winston, has received the THEATRE STAR AWARD for best performance for children in Moscow.

Following its critically acclaimed premiere at Opera North in 2007, PINOCCHIO has been reproduced around the World with productions in Germany, America and a recent revival in the UK. It premiered in Russia in 2011 where it continues to play.

Next year the Opera will premiere in Bonn, with choreography and revival direction by Nick Winston.

Filmed during its run at Sadlers Wells the Blu-Ray and DVD can be ordered here.
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Bobby Davro and Nick Winston score another hit with the record breaking "Cinderella" at the Royal & Derngate, Northampton

"People were rolling in the aisles with laughter" ★★★★ Public Reviews

"THIS amazing show is the best pantomime I have seen so far" Daventry Express

"surely one of the most enjoyable pantos on show 
anywhere in the UK this Christmas" Northampton Telegraph

"The staging of the show is of the highest quality...hugely entertaining" The Stage

"a rip-roaring Christmas cracker of a panto" Word Press
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Nick Winston has been Nominated for Best Choreographer in the 2012 Broadway World Awards for his work on LOSERVILLE.

Click here to add your vote:
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LOSERVILLE is now playing at the Garrick Theatre.



Check out the London reviews:

"The choreographic expression, conjured up by Nick Winston's vision, is simply choreography at its very highest level and absolutely faultless" Entertainment Focus

"Nick Winston's choreography is intricate and fast, performed fantastically by the ensemble with true polish and perfection. A mix of hip-hop and musical theatre styles, the choreography stands out from anything else in the West End" lastminutetheatretickets.com

"a lot to enjoy in the big, bold mix of bracing, jagged movement by choreographer Nick Winston and the rock riffs of Bourne's punchy score" The Sunday Express

"Nick Winston and Frances O'Connor have given life to a world that could so easily be colourless and camp." studentjournals.co.uk

"Winston's dancing chorus never seeming to pause for breath, so that every production number is a delight to watch" Theatre guide London

"Nick Winston's clever choreography delights" The Public Reviews

"slickly choreographed by Nick Winston" exeuntmag

"Creatively, Loserville is a triumph. Steven Dexter (Director), Nick Winston (Choreographer) and Francis O'Connor (Set Design) have created high tech environment where binary and circuit boards reign" as magazine

"there's a welcome youthful vitality in the choreography of Nick Winston" The Stage
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LOSERVILLE TRANSFERS TO THE WEST END!

Loserville Loserville co-written by former Busted star James Bourne - will open at the Garrick Theatre on 17 October 2012, previews begin October 1st.

"Nick Winston the Choreographer with some outstanding dancing by this young cast making this an absolutely knockout show." Leeds Guide

Search this website for more information from the West Yorkshire Playhouse production or visit: loservillemusical.tv/
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LOSERVILLE REVIEWS!

"Nick Winston the Choreographer with some outstanding dancing by this young cast making this an absolutely knockout show." Leeds Guide

‎"Nick Winston's choreography contemporary, thrilling and fun." British Theatre Guide

‎"Nick Winston's hilariously dorky choreography is so energetic that I think I lost five pounds just watching it" OneApostrophe

"inspirational choreography by Nick Winston" Public Reviews

‎"the cast is uniformly excellent, the choreography sassy and with a wit of its own" Yorkshire Post

"Steven Dexter's direction and Nick Winston's choreography give pace and verve." The Guardian

"The impeccable choreography wowed the crowd" DigYorkshire

‎"Stephen Dexter's direction and Nick Winston's choreography were superb" Leeds Life

"littered with Nick Winston's peppy ensemble dance routines" The Times

"rocking, rollicking, poster-bright, high-energy fun" Loserville – review The Observer

"there's no doubting the sheer verve and nerve of the pounding score, with its guitar riffs and drum beats that have been stunningly arranged by Martin Lowe, or of its choreographic expression in Nick Winston's galvanising and angular dance moves" The Stage

"the energy's sent spiralling to boiling-point by Winston's ensemble dances, variety and precision within overall super-energy" Reviewsgate.com

Check out the trailer on You Tube
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GOTTA SING GOTTA DANCE co-directed and choreographed by Nick Winston returns for the 4th year at the Devonshire Park, Eastbourne. Featuring two hours of spectacular song and dance numbers from stage and screen, a top West End cast and superb live band invite you on an exhilarating journey through the wonderful world of musical theatre.

"Nick Winston's choreography is superb" SUSSEX EXPRESS

"Nick Winston's choreography is marvellous" The Stage

"The choreography is amazing - versatile, intricate, inventive and a real challenge to the performers, but Nick Winston isn't satisfied with simply dance. He has them tackling circus skills in Barnum, acrobatics, plate spinning, juggling and even roller skating" The British Theatre Guide

Thursday 2 - Saturday 25 August 2012
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OUT THERE the new musical by James Bourne and Elliot Davis, to play at the Riverside Studios.
Directed by Steven Dexter
Choreographed by Nick Winston

An all-singing, all-dancing original pop/country musical set in the deep south of the USA following the fortunes of runaway Logan Carter, how he saves the town of Hope, Texas and rediscovers his family at the same time.

Wednesday 25 to Saturday 28 July at 7.30pm
Matinees: Thursday 26 and Saturday 28 July at 2.30pm
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I DREAMED A DREAM Returns this Autumn.
Starring Elaine C Smith

FESTIVAL THEATRE Edinburgh
Fri 21 to Sat 29 September
KINGS THEATRE, Glasgow
01 October 2012 to 04 October 2012
"choreography, was very slick and stylised to the credit of Nick Winston" Broadway World
""the choreography is quite simply superb" RTE Radio
5* The Telegraph
5* Daily Express
5* Whatsonstage.com
4* The Times
4* The Sunday Times
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Moses Nick joins the creative team for the World Premiere of MOSES the new musical by Michael Kunze and Dieter Falk.

Michael Kunze is a lyricist and librettist of the musical theater. His hit shows ELISABETH, DANCE OF THE VAMPIRES, MOZART! and REBECCA have reached an audience of more than 16 million people in many countries. The worldwide box office gross of his works has passed the 1 billion mark. As a lyricist he has created more than 200 chart songs and was honored with a Grammy and an Echo Lifetime Award. He also wrote several books.

MOSES: THE 10 COMMANDMENTS
Director: Martin Duncan
Musical Staging: Nick Winston
Designer: Francis O' Conner
World Premiere: 23 February 2013 St. Gallen Theatre, Switzerland.
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I Dreamed A Dream I DREAMED A DREAM
World Premiere Friday 23rd March 2012

UK TOUR March 31st - June 23rd 2012

Produced by Michael Harrison
Directed by Ed Curtis
Choreographed by Nick Winston
Designed by Morgan Large
Lighting by Ben Cracknall
Video Design by Jack James
Sound Design Richard Brooker

Susan Boyle
Cast: Elaine C Smith, Gordon Cooper, Liz Ewing, Andy Gray, Ashleigh Gray, Jeffrey Harmer, David Haydn, Karen Mann, Frances Mayli McCann, Alan McHugh, James Patterson, Anne Smith

***** The Telegraph
***** Daily Express
***** Whatsonstage.com
**** Mail On Sunday
"Elaine C Smith gives a powerhouse performance. Compelling, funny, tragic and gripping...as gritty and as moving as Blood Brothers." The Chronicle
"Elaine C Smith… tremendously effective and moving star performance." The Scotsman ****
"There is no doubting that I Dreamed A Dream is one of the musical events of the year." Whatsonstage.com *****
"Funny and touching" Sunday Telegraph
"Riveting" The Times ****
"Sheer theatrical magic...a hugely uplifting evening." Daily Express *****
"The show is hard to fault…this is a delight that deserves to go far." The Telegraph *****
"Terrific theatrical energy." The Scotsman ****
"Don't judge a book by its cover. I Dreamed A Dream, the Susan Boyle musical, is a knock-out and deserves a West End run." The Telegraph *****
www.susanboylemusical.com

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Annie - WYP
Nick has received rave reviews for his work on the West YorkshirePlayhouse Production of ANNIE

"Nick Winston, who has been earning his dues in regional theatre, is fast turning into one of best stage choreographers we have. Really wonderful work!" Mark Shenton **** Sunday Express

"Brilliant Choreography by Nick Winston" **** The Times

"Deftly choreographed by Nick Winston" **** Sunday Express

"Nick Winston, who choreographed the magnificent Pinocchio for Opera North here in Leeds, has the adult chorus dancers using the traditional jumps, kicks, twists and twirls of the period, the 1930s, and he throws in some neat tap dancing. Yes traditional, but not old-fashioned." The Stage

"dazzling, moving, humorous, colourful show, superbly choreographed by Nick Winston" York Press

"Impressive choreography by Nick Winston brought the stage alive with dancers old and young, fizzing, leaping and stomping with exuberance" ***** Public Reviews

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LoserVille Nick will return to West Yorkshire Playhouse to choreograph the World Premier Of LOSERVILLE: THE MUSICAL, prior to a West End Transfer.
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16 June 2012 to 14 July 2012
Director Steven Dexter
Choreographer Nick Winston
Designer Francis O'Connor
Musical Supervisor Martin Lowe
Sound Designer Simon Baker
Orchestrations & Vocal Arrangements James Bourne, Elliot Davis and Martin Lowe
Casting Director Anne Vosser
http://loservillemusical.tv/
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Nick will choreograph "I Dreamed A Dream" the New Musical based on the life of Susan Boyle.

Newcastle Theatre Royal & UK Tour
Director : Ed Curtis
Designer : Morgan Large
Choreographer: Nick Winston
Lighting Designer: Ben Cracknall
Video Designer : Jack James
Producer : Michael Harrison Entertainment
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Reviews for YOUR'E A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN at the Tabard Theatre

"precision choreography (by Nick Winston). Nick understands how to use the confines of a small space to best effect without compromising expressive movement. "The Baseball Game" song is a good example of this" **** Public Reviews

"At this point it would be judicious to mention the clever choreography by Nick Winston, which makes great use of the limited space and shows off what the cast can do admirably" **** Whats On Stage

"deftly complemented by Nick Winston's clever, lively choreography" Spoonfed

"Suppertime for Snoopy turns into a Fred Astaire staircase and top hat number, as we are dazzled by group tap dancing with blankets and admirably detailed baseball-game replicating choreography." The Stage
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HORMONAL HOUSEWIVES to tour the UK

Following its sell-out tour of Scotland, Hormonal Housewives is heading down south!

Join the Hormonal Housewives, starring Beverley Callard, as they battle with weight gain, weight loss, mood swings, wine, PMS, men, going to the gym, waxing, stretch marks, men, chocolate, upper-lip hair, chocolate, men, chocolate … and all the other joys of being a 21st Century girl!

Did we mention men and chocolate?
'Ticked all the right boxes…The audience loved it' Edinburgh Evening News
'Coombe has moments of comic genius' The Scotsman

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You're a Good Man Charlie Brown Nick to choreograph YOUR'E A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN at The Tabard Theatre, directed by Anthony Drewe.

Written in 1967 by Clark Gesner, this was the first stage musical based on the Peanuts characters and played over 1500 performances. A new revised version was presented on Broadway in 1999 with new songs and additional dialogue added by Michael Mayer and Andrew Lippa. This fresh version won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Revival of a Musical and also won Tony Awards for Roger Bart and Kristin Chenoweth as Snoopy and Sally.
Snoopy - Mark Anderson
Charlie Brown - Lewis Barnshaw
Sally Brown - Hayley Gallivan
Lucy - Leanne Jones
Schroder - Nathaniel Morrison
Linus - Adam Ellis

Nick previously collaborated with Anthony Drewe on THE THING ABOUT MEN at the Kings Head, London and A TWIST OF FATE in Singapore
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AladdinNick is thrilled to be Directing and Choreographing the Qdos production of ALADDIN in his home town of Northampton this year. Royal & Derngate's spectacular Christmas show stars one of the UK's funniest and best-known celebrity comedians Bobby Davro as Wishee Washee and children's television icon, Basil Brush as Chief Inspector Basil - Boom, Boom!

They are joined by Strictly Come Dancing star, the multi-talented dancer, choreographer and performer Brian Fortuna as Aladdin, and veteran performer Jeffrey Holland (Hi-de-Hi) as the hilarious dame Widow Twankey. Aladdin is packed with all of the traditional pantomime ingredients including laughs a plenty, a fabulous flying carpet, a magic lamp, a wicked uncle, an incredible genie and, of course, a beautiful princess.

www.royalandderngate.co.uk
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Joseph Nick is choreographing a brand new production of JOSEPH AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT.

Chesney Hawkes and Zoe Tyler, lead a phenomenal West End Cast in a brand new, spectacular, arena production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's smash hit musical.
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Pinocchio THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO travels to Moscow!

Jonathan Dove's Opera, directed by Martin Duncan, designed by Francis O'Conner and choreographed by Nick Winston, will open in Moscow this November and will play in Rep until 2014.

Following its critically acclaimed premiere at Opera North in 2007, PINOCCHIO has been reproduced around the World with productions in Germany and America and a recent revival in the UK. After Moscow the Opera will also be produced in Australia and Austria.

Filmed during its run at Sadlers Wells the Blu-Ray and DVD can be ordered HERE
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Little Voice Nick to choreograph THE RISE AND FALL OF LITTLE VOICE, by Jim Catwright at Hull Truck Theatre followed by a UK Tour.

Directed by Hannah Chissick, starring Lisa Riley (Emmerdale, Calendar Girls) and Philip Hill- Pearson, (Bruce in Shameless and star of the upcoming film Warhorse) Previews begin on Friday 29th June. Click HERE for more details.
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Reviews are in for FINGS AINT WOT THEY USED T'BE at the Union Theatre.

Fings Aint Wot They Used T'Be"Phil Willmott's production, and especially Nick Winston's sparky, vibrant choreography, harnesses its energy perfectly" The Stage

"the rollicking tapping first act closer 'Contempery', which is where Nick Winston's choreography really takes off, to send the audience out to the bar glowing with pleasure" The Public Reviews

"A tap dance is exciting enough. But tap dancing and playing the spoons? That's so intoxicating, I'm surprised it's not banned" Time Out London

"An outstanding item is "Contemporary" by Horace (Richard Roster-King) who leads the cast into a wonderfully energetic and rhythmic tap dance to close act one. Choreography is excellent - sometimes Busby Berkley - by Nick Winston" Remotegoat

"the hilarious interior decorating numbers, "Contempery" and "Polka Dots...Nick Winston's choreography is a treat" Whats On Stage

"The highpoints almost all come from some sublime dance routines in a confined space, courtesy of choreographer Nick Winston, the pick of which is a tap-dance from a talented quartet" The British Theatre Guide

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Elaine Paige TourElaine Paige returns to the concert stage in 2011 with a brand new evening of music and song. The tour commences on 22nd February and continues throughout the UK until 11th March, with a concert at the Royal Festival Hall in London on Friday 4th March. Directed by Michael Howcroft with musical staging by Nick Winston. Click HERE for FULL Booking Information. www.elainepaige.com/tour
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The Band WagonNick will be choreographing The Band Wagon part of the lost musicals season at Sadlers Wells. Written for Fred and Adele Astaire, Band Wagon has been considered the finest revue in Broadway History, with a score featuring "Dancing In The Dark", "I Love Louisa" and "High And Low". Tickets available on line: www.sadlerswells.com
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Tell Me On A SundayFollowing the sell out 2010 UK tour, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Don Black's TELL ME ON A SUNDAY returns. Starring Claire Sweeney, Directed by Tamara Harvey with choreography by Nick Winston. click here for tour details: www.tellmeontour.com/
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sugarSUGAR choreographed and co-directed by Nick Winston for Pimlico Opera opens later this month. Pimlico Opera was founded in 1987 by Wasfi Kani OBE. Pimlico Opera spends 6 weeks a year working inside Her Majesty's Prisons culminating in public performances in which inmates share the stage with professionals. Michael Portillo is the patron of the prison project. Download a Booking Form for Sugar at HMP Send in February/March 2011 Download.
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Nick Winston to choreograph a brand new production of ANNIE, starring Craig Revel Horwood as Miss Hannigan.


Set in 1930s New York during The Great Depression, brave young Annie is forced to live a life of misery and torment at Miss Hannigan’s orphanage. Determined to find her real parents, her luck changes when she is chosen to spend Christmas at the residence of famous billionaire, Oliver Warbuck.

With its award-winning book and score, this stunning new production includes the unforgettable songs It’s the Hard Knock Life, Easy Street, I Don’t Need Anything But You and Tomorrow.

The production will be produced by Michael Harrison and David Ian and will be directed by Nikolai Foster. Visit the website here:

anniethemusicaltour.uk ___________________________________________

Reviews for "Marry Me A Little" at the St James Theatre, London. Marry Me A Little

Written by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Hannah Chissick
Choreography by Nick Winston
Musical Director David Randall

"An evening of sheer musical delight" ★★★★★ Remotegoat

"full of masterful storytelling" ★★★★ Gizzle Review

"Choreography from Nick Winston and direction from Hannah Chissick progress a coherent story in the absence of any dialogue" British Theatre Guide

"A stunning little show" ★★★★ Theatre Ghost

"Hannah Chissick's direction, together with Nick Winston’s choreography brings some fine relief to the characters" ★★★★ Jonathan Baz

"this playful, tender and very tangible tale that we get to sit back and enjoy Sondheim all over again" ★★★★ The Upcoming

beautifully-controlled performances, perfectly-judged pacing and a fine degree of emotional intensity" ★★★★ WhatsOnStage

"a perfect little show" ★★★★ West End Wilma

"a stunning little show bursting with charm and depth" ★★★★ West End Frame

★★★★ Everything Theatre
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Nick to choreograph the 2014 Whats On Stage Awards concert held at The Prince Of Wales Theatre

The WhatsOnStage Awards Ceremony and Concert has become one of the highlights of the theatregoing calendar: an unmissable night with lots of glitz, glamour and fun and a chance for you, the theatregoer voter, to take part in the culmination of the only major theatre accolades decided across the board by the public.

The evening includes a two-and-a-half hour Concert performed by numerous nominees and other top West End stars as well as numbers from some of the year's biggest musicals - and of course, your big-name winners collecting their trophies to your cheers.

There is nothing else like this in Theatreland. Don't delay to book your tickets - the event always sells out!

tickets.delfontmackintosh.co.uk
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TO SIR WITH LOVE, with movement and choreography by Nick Winston, opened at The Royal & Derngate, prior to a National Tour

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"The collective dance scenes are, however, exemplary. Hats off to choreographer Nick Winston" The Express ✭✭✭✭

"exuberant outbreaks of choreographed jiving" Telegraph ✭✭✭✭

"Acrobatic outbreaks of the Lindy Hop" The Times ✭✭✭✭

"Mark Babych's fine production, with movement by Nick Winston (the teenage pupils are a well-drilled ensemble) and a clever design by Mike Britton of translucent chalk boards, a brick and chimney sky-line and a battery of desks and chairs, both evokes the period and transcends it with a sort of knowing edginess" WhatsOnStage ✭✭✭✭

"well-crafted choreography" Public Reviews ✭✭✭✭✭

Click here to look at "To Sir, With Love" rehearsal footage You Tube

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Moses: The 10 Commandments
"The diverse choreography by Nick Winston with their echoes of Jewish dance traditions are one of the most important elements of the production that is on the whole a real feel-good piece" Reutlinger General Anzeiger

"The musical is choreographed to perfection" Neue Zurcher Zeitung

""Gratifying are the choreography by Nick Winston, some rousing gospel music and the composer Dieter Falk. The sonorous voice of God, spoken by voice actor Wolfgang Pampel, who is known as voice Harrison Ford (Indiana Jones), was a coup. " Westfälische Nachrichten

"highlight chases the next in the choreography by Nick Winston, who has built Egyptian-style elements into the dance scenes" thatsmusical.de
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Nick will direct & Choreograph CINDERELLA at the Royal & Derngate.

Bobby Davro returns as Buttons following the rapturous reception to his hilarious performance in last year's Aladdin. This year Bobby will be joined by Loose Women star Denise Welch as the magical Fairy Godmother.

"had the audience gasping with amazement...one of the best pantomimes I have ever seen" Daventry Express (Review for 2011/12 "Aladdin" directed by Nick Winston, starring Bobby Davro)

For more information visit: www.royalandderngate.co.uk
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MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG
"Fosse style choreography by Nick Winston is danced expertly" **** The Public Reviews

"Nick Winston's spot-on period choreography (including a brilliant Liza Minnelli/Bob Fosse tribute) all contribute to a production that is a major achievement for Clwyd Theatr Cymru." Mark Shenton The Stage

"Outstanding choreography by Nick Winston" Mark Shenton Twitter

"The hoofing is hot with rib-tickling pastiche period choreography by Nick Winston" Shropshire Review

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by George Furth. Previews from May 3rd at Theatre Clywd.

Creative Director: Nikolai Foster
Choreographer: Nick Winston
Designer: Morgan Large
Musical Director: George Dyer
Lighting: Ben Cracknell

Cast
Darren Bennett, Matt Cross, Billy Cullum, Adrian Grove, Rebecca Lock Amira Matthews, Julia Nagle, Martin Neely, Verity Rushworth, Simon Thomas, Owain Williams, Lucy Williamson.

Merrily - Nick Winston



Rehearsal photograph courtesy of Catherine Ashmore. Nick Winston (left) in rehearsal with Adrian Grove.
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LoservilleNew British Musical Loserville to Premiere at West Yorkshire Playhouse, Starring Gareth Gates, Aaron Sidwell and Lil'Chris

Loserville, a new original British musical written by Elliot Davis and James Bourne, will begin performances at the West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds June 18, prior to an official opening June 26, for a run through July 14. The cast will be headed by former pop singer Gareth Gates.

The musical is inspired by "Welcome to Loverville," an album by Son of Dork of which Bourne is a member. It will be directed by Steven Dexter, with choreography by Nick Winston, and produced by West Yorkshire Playhouse, Kevin Wallace for FIRST ACT! Limited & Youth Music Theatre UK.

The class of 1971 have reached their senior year. Michael, Lucas, Francis and Marvin are about to revolutionise the world when a new complication enters their life -- girls. When the brilliantly clever and stunningly beautiful Holly arrives in town all of Michael's dreams seem to be coming true, but arch nemesis Eddie has his sights on stealing Michael's perfect girl and taking all the credit for his world changing ideas. Aaron Sidwell plays super-smart geek Michael Dork, with newcomer Richard Howe as Lucas, Lil' Chris as Francis and Eliza Hope Bennett as Holly. Eddie is played by Gareth Gates, with Charlotte Harwood as Leia. Gates shot to fame a decade ago as the runner up in the UK's first "Pop Idol." His UK stage roles include playing Joseph in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and playing Marius in the 25th anniversary tour ofLes Miserables. He has also appeared in TV's "Dancing on Ice" competition, in which he placed fourth. Sidwell is best known for his role as Steven Beale in TV's "EastEnders." Lil' Chris (Chris Hardman) starred in "Rock School" at the age of 16, and subsequently released two albums. In 2008 he had his own Channel 4 series "Everybody Loves Lil' Chris." Bennett has appeared in "Nanny McPhee" and "Inkheart." Harwood is currently playing Vivienne in the tour of Legally Blonde - the Musical, and other credits include She Loves Me (Chichester's Minerva Theatre) and Flashdance (West End's Shaftesbury Theatre).

Bourne has written seven number one hit songs, had numerous top three singles, and played to sold-out arenas across the UK. He has won two Brit Awards and played two Royal Variety Performances. As an artist and songwriter, it is estimated he has sold over six million records. He has also written for numerous other artists including McFly, The Saturdays, Jonas Brothers and Pixie Lott.

To book tickets, contact the box office on 0113 213 7700, or visit www.wyp.org.uk. ___________________________________________

Aladdin Reviews are in for ALADDIN at The Royal & Derngate, directed and choreographed by Nick Winston, produced by Qdos Entertainment. Starring Bobby Davro, Basil Brush, Brian Fortuna and Jeffrey Holland.

"a cracking production...stunning special effects...It really is very funny" Cronicle & Echo

"had the audience gasping with amazement...one of the best pantomimes I have ever seen" Daventry Express

"extremely slick, and the action cracks along" The Oxford Times

"hugely entertaining" The Stage

"moves forward at a cracking pace... it's brilliant entertainment for the Christmas season" therealchrissparkle

Watch The Trailer here: YouTube.com
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FING'S AINT WOT THEY USED T'BE has been nominated for Best Musical Revival at the Whats On Stage Awards.

Don't forget to click on the poster to vote and show your support.
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Nick will choreograph a new production of Merrily We Roll Along directed by Nikolai Foster, opening at the Theatre Clywd in May.

More details to be released soon.

www.clwyd-theatr-cymru.co.uk
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Nick will next choreograph A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM, at the Greenwich Theatre, directed by Rachel Kavanaugh and designed by Paul Farnsworth.

www.greenwichtheatre.org.uk/
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Royal & Derngate and ETT present Eden End
By JB Priestley
3rd - 5th June Royal & Derngate, Northampton

Set in 1912, Eden End slowly exposes the cracks in the lives of a respectable Northern family. A poignant look back at an Edwardian age of innocence before the start of the First World War, this subtle play movingly explores the secret heartache and disappointment of ambition unfulfilled.

Director Laurie Sansom
Designer Sara Perks
Lighting Designer Anna Watson
Sound Designer/Composer Jon Nicholls
Movement Director Nick Winston
This production will tour to Oxford, Richmond, Cambridge and Brighton. Visit ett.org.uk for details
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Nick returns to The Guilford Shakespeare Company to choreograph Much Ado About Nothing, directed by Hannah Chissick, to be performed at the Guildford Castle Grounds. A glorious riot of colour and acerbic wit explodes when old flames, Beatrice and Benedick, are forced to face their feelings for each other in this fire-cracker comedy favourite!
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Nick is movement director for The Mountaintop at the Guildhall Theatre, Derby, directed by Tom Attenborough. Performances begin March 18th. http://www.derbylive.co.uk/
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Fings Aint Wot They Used T'BeNick will be choreographing a major revival of Lionel Bart's musical Fings Aint Wot They Used T'Be at the Union Theatre, London. Directed by Phil Willmott, with musical arrangements by Elliot Davis. Performance begin May 10th, click here for more details: http://www.uniontheatre.biz/
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Nick Winston is choreographer and assistant director for Rossini's IL TURCO IN ITALIA for this years Garsington Opera. Conducted by David Parry, directed By Martin Duncan with design by Francis O'Conner. Click here for further information: www.garsingtonopera.org/
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Nick will choreograph The Cunning Little Vixen, the opera by Leos Janacek for this years Ryedale Festival, directed by Joe Austin. Performances begin July. http://www.ryedalefestival.co.uk/

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Out ThereNick will choreograph Out There the brand new musical by James Bourne and Elliot Davis, for YMT this August. Directed by Steven Dexter with Musical Supervision by Tony Award winner Sarah Travis.
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Joseph and his Amazing Technicolor DreamcoatNick will choreograph Joseph and his Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat for Milton Morrissey Productions later this year.
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The Adventures of PinocchioThe Adventures Of Pinocchio choreographed by Nick Winston will premiere in Moscow this Autumn. More news to follow.
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Annie - West Yorkshire PlayhouseNick Will return to West Yorkshire Playhouse to choreograph a brand new production of the classic broadway musical Annie, directed by Nikolai Foster and designed by Colin Richmond. Performances begin 19th November. http://www.wyp.org.uk/
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