Gulbenkian, Canterbury

Sid Moon

Sid Moon

Age: 65

Hometown: Canterbury.

Occupation: Retired aerial rigger.

Hobbies and interests: Amateur dramatics, singing, theatre, gardening and DIY.

Tim Chapman

Tim Chapman

Age: 54

Hometown: Norwich

Occupation: Local authority town planner

Hobbies and interests: Choir, chess, cooking and politics.

Norton Harries

Norton Harries

Age: 73

Hometown: Swansea Valley

Occupation: Retired Shell Biologist

Hobbies and interests: Art, singing, Welsh Rugby, Wolves (football) and gardening.

Mike Smith

Mike Smith

Age: 62

Hometown: Deal

Occupation: Litho Printer

Hobbies and interests: Singing with rock choir, football, cinema and music.

The Place, London

Tristan Parkes

Tristan Parkes

Age: 49

Occupation: Retired Fisherman

Hobbies and interests: Singing, playing the banjo, telling stories.

Martin Parsons

Martin Parsons

Age: 64

Hometown: London

Occupation: Former Local Government Officer

Hobbies and interests: Singing with Carers in Harmony and The Kentones Barber Shop Choir, trying to play guitar, and being a Grandad.

Tom Risdale

Tom Risdale

Age:  51

Hometown: London

Occupation: Team Leader Supportive Care, St Joseph’s Hospice, Hackney, London.

Hobbies and interests: Travel, cycling, whippets and my 3 children!

Jonathan Pettitt

Jonathan Pettitt

Age: 53

Hometown: Amersham Buckinghamshire

Occupation: Change Manager, John Lewis Partnership

Hobbies and interests: Local amateur dramatic societies, painting and Italian culture (food and wine). After having lived in Italy in youth, visits as often as possible.

Chris Roberts

Chris Roberts

Age: 64

Hometown: Huddersfield

Occupation: Retired mechanical engineering manager

Hobbies and interests: Family, travel, choir.

Northern Stage, Newcastle

Peter Curran

Peter Curran

Age: 61

Hometown: North Shields, Tyne & Wear

Occupation: Retired art teacher

Hobbies and interests: Art, music/choir, cinema.

John Armstrong

John Armstrong

Age: 68

Hometown: Blaydon

Occupation: Salesman

Hobbies and interests: Guitar vocal entertainer, part-time actor and writer. I breed tropical fish garden and enjoy travel.

Steve Dodds

Steve Dodds

Age: 61

Hometown: North Shields

Occupation: Retired Bus Network Planning Officer

Hobbies and interests: Singing in Backworth Male Voice and Linskill Community choirs, country walks, cinema and theatre, gym,  watching football and cricket, seeing family and socialising with friends.

Ken Richardson

Ken Richardson

Age: 69

Hometown: North Shields, born and bred in Washington, UK

Occupation: Former Lab Assistant,  Geologist and First School teacher

Hobbies and interests: Music and musical theatre (Elvis tribute artist), Stadium announcer for Gateshead FC and weight training.

Spring 2019 Tour

Cast, Doncaster

Meirion Lewis

Meirion Lewis

Age: 70

Hometown: Honley, West Yorkshire

Occupation: Semi-retired Engineer / Executive, presently a part-time Engineering Consultant

Hobbies and interests: Singing, watching rugby, technical committee member of the SHAPA Business Association.

Chris Roberts

Chris Roberts

Age: 64

Hometown: Huddersfield

Occupation: Retired mechanical engineering manager

Hobbies and interests: Family, travel, choir.

Paul Trow

Paul Trow

Age: 64

Hometown: Goldthorpe

Occupation: Underground official at Barnburgh Colliery

Hobbies and interests: Singing with Barnburgh male choir, classic vehicle renovation, keeping fit.

Richard Wade

Richard Wade

Age: 69

Hometown: Huddersfield

Occupation: Former business insurance consultant, fire and accident inspector and mortgage advisor

Hobbies and interests: Pantomime, singer in the bass section of Honley Male Voice Choir.

Civic, Barnsley

Neil Abdy BEM

Neil Abdy BEM

Age: 61

Hometown: Sheffield

Occupation: Retired police officer

Hobbies and interests: Singing with Chesterfield Philharmonic Choir, golf, walking.

Garry Leigh

Garry Leigh

Age: 64

Hometown: Sheffield

Occupation: Retired telephone engineer

Hobbies and interests: Singing, amateur operatics, sword dancing, walking, caravaning.

Richard Wade

Richard Wade

Age: 69

Hometown: Huddersfield

Occupation: Former business insurance consultant, fire and accident inspector and mortgage advisor

Hobbies and interests: Pantomime, singer in the bass section of Honley Male Voice Choir.

Chris Roberts

Chris Roberts

Age: 64

Hometown: Huddersfield

Occupation: Retired mechanical engineering manager

Hobbies and interests: Family, travel, choir.

Tramway, Glasgow

Francis Lopez

Francis Lopez

Hometown: Glasgow

Occupation: Film industry

Tom Malone

Tom Malone

Age: 66

Hometown: Glasgow

Occupation: Retired graphic designer

Hobbies and interests: Singing in two choirs, folk clubs, Glasgow Coastal Rowing Club (and organising first sea shanty festival), building a St Ayles Skiff (like was raced by Fifeshire miners during days off).

George Campbell

George Campbell

Age: 68

Hometown: Glasgow

Occupation: Photographer

Hobbies and interests: Choir, reading, guitar, listening to Classic FM.

Daniel Welsh

Daniel Welsh

Age: 53

Hometown: Glasgow

Occupation: Civil Engineer/Planner

Hobbies and interests: Playing guitar and singing, cycling, walking, pint of beer at the pub.