Lorna Baillie and Fenton Gray, accompanied by Simon Gray, will perform a selection of well-known musical numbers, together with other gems. Songs will include “Willkomen”, “Send in the Clowns” and “Master of the House”, plus some Gilbert & Sullivan classics, and a couple of witty numbers from the pens of Victoria Wood and Anita Renfroe.
Everyone’s Theatre Company has performed in a variety of venues, including the Rose Theatre in Kingston, the Royal Pavilion in Brighton, Gough Square, the Leicester Square Theatre and as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Shows include concerts and pantomime to full bloom musical and opera productions. We are delighted to have the opportunity to appear in beautiful Painshill Park.
Painshill’s Summer Series in the Walled Garden is sponsored by Grosvenor Billinghurst Estate Agents.
Corks Occasions will provide a bar for the evening. Food will not be available to purchase at this event but you are welcome to bring a picnic. Please do not bring alcohol to the event, it will be possible to purchase alcoholic drinks from the bar.
- Lorna Baillie’s roles have ranged from Lucia di Lammermoor (in her coloratura soprano days) to Mrs. Lovett, and she appeared all over the country and abroad, including the Sadler’s Wells Theatre. Lorna has also written a children’s mini-opera – ‘Ripples on a Pond’ – to raise awareness regarding plastic in the ocean and funds for the Marine Conservation Society.
- Guest artist Fenton Gray has delighted audiences for many years, both in the West End and elsewhere, with appearances in ‘Fiddler on the Roof’, ‘Sunset Boulevard’, ‘Cats’, ‘Les Miserables’, ‘Blood Brothers’ and ‘Top Hat’. He has performed Koko in ‘The Mikado’ numerous times, in the United Kingdom and United States of America.
- Guest accompanist Simon Gray is a hugely talented conductor and pianist, leading opera and musical theatre performances on national tours, in the West End and the Provinces. Companies he has worked for include Regency Opera, English Festival Opera, European Chamber Opera, the Carl Rosa Opera Company, Holland Park and English Country Garden Opera.
Painshill will continue to adhere to and follow the latest Covid-19 government guidance.
Painshill reserves the right to amend or change the above event details.
Please note: this event takes place outside and the event will not be cancelled due to poor or inclement weather. Cover and seating will not be provided. Ticket holders are welcome to bring picnic blankets or picnic chairs to sit on.
Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.
Organised in aid of Painshill Park Trust Limited, registered charity in England and Wales (284944). We rely on fundraising to preserve and maintain Painshill for future generations so your support is very important to us.