Plans for 2014
Currently writing Just The Ticket a new musical comedy with book writer Nick Stimson due to be premiered at the Bridewell Theatre 10th – 13th September, directed by Simon Greiff
Along with her regular feature in the Musical Theatre Review as their Agony Aunt for all things Musical Theatre (from training to writing), Annemarie now writes a fortnightly blog for The Public Reviews website http://www.thepublicreviews.com/. Never one to shy away from speaking her mind it will definitely be worth having a look at
Thrilled to announce that a new version of The Sunshine Gang will be produced up in Edinburgh at the Festival this year. More details when they can be announced.
Great Expectations is currently going through some re-writes prior to being published…more details when they can be announced.
Writing a new score for Beauty and the Beast with a book that was originally written by Daniel O’Brien for the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds. This will be premiered in London in December 2014
Annemarie has also taken up the role of ‘Agony Aunt’ for the Musical Theatre Review – offering advice to aspiring Musical theatre performers, writers and practitioners: https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=342157115926617&id=189233867885610
Check out the You Tube Channel for trailers of Aladdin and The Ballad of Kitty Jay
16th November 2013
Annemarie is now represented by Kate Weston at Janet Fillingham Associates
26th October 2013
Annemarie is currently writing the songs for a new version of Aladdin with a book by Daniel O’Brien opening at the Courtyard Theatre in December 2013. Book here. She is also writing some additional incidental music for a revival of Nick Darke’s Ting Tang Mine directed by Tilly Vosburgh, also being performed at the Courtyard Theatre in December.
After a successful world premiere – you can read a review of The Ballad of Kitty Jay here
Pleased to report that the recent revival of Great Expectations received great critical acclaim for Annemarie’s material
A review of Great Expectations can be found here:
Hear her work in Shifting Sands’ production of Boxed In – currently on National Tour around the UK
An Evening of Music and Lyrics by Annemarie Lewis Thomas at the Landor in Feb was a sell out!
Jack and the Beanstalk co-written with Daniel O’Brien for the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds got revived by The MTA this December.
The first workshop of the rewritten Dangerous Daughters happens this week in Cumbria. If you want to see how it ends up – book your tickets here: http://www.cumbria.ac.uk/Courses/SubjectAreas/Performance/StanwixTheatre/WhatsOn/201213/DangerousDaughters.aspx
YMT:UK are reviving Great Expectations in 2013. It will play at the Rose Theatre in Kingston from 28th August to 1st September. Full details here: http://www.youthmusictheatreuk.org/site1/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=129&Itemid=93
Annemarie will be in cabaret with Ria Jones at the Pheasantry on December 4th & 5th 2012. Book here: http://www.pizzaexpresslive.com/popList.aspx?showId=47dabf29-60ea-421f-b8fc-099b98133b87&showDateId=5905
Dangerous Daughters is to receive its first workshop in Cumbria this October as part of Perfect Pitch. Annemarie and Nick will be up in Cumbria working on the rewrites. Come back to find out when the premiere of the revised version is going to take place!
A Common Boy is now part of the Trinity Musical Theatre & Singing syllabus – buy a copy of the song here: http://www.advancemusic.net/product.aspx?guid=ca9d1b5c-d714-437f-9909-496ad3dc563f
The Sunshine Gang
Annemarie’s latest show written with Nick Stimson
Annemarie and book writer Nick Stimson have just signed the contract to make Dangerous Daughters part of the Perfect Pitch licensing catalogue. Keep an eye out for further news.
Annemarie will be MD’ing’ the upcoming Songwriters Unioncabaret as part of the Cabaret Gold series at the Union Theatre. The show will feature singers including Sophie Evans, Matthew Barrow and Emily Tierney all from Wizard of Oz, Kieran Brown from Wicked and many other non-Oz related West End stars.