About

tom Blackmore for english cabaret sue casson for english cabaret Robert Blackmore for english cabaret lily Blackmore for english cabaret

 

Sue Casson is a writer of music and lyrics, and a singer of songs.

She has played and sung on BBC radios 2, 3 and 4, and SKY TV

and written music for BBC TV. A Vivian Ellis Prize finalist, her musical adaptation, with Tom Blackmore, of Oscar Wilde's The Happy Prince

has toured nationwide, with a cast recording on CD, whilst Tutankhamun All Wrapped Up, recorded with The Brannick Academy, has sold over 65,000 copies.

 

Tom Blackmore was educated at Winchester College and Keble College, Oxford University. He has spent thirty-five years exploring ideas and telling stories that challenge preconception, delighting in working with writers and performers  of excellence.

 

Lily has worked with English Cabaret since 2010.

During that time, she has played Pandora in The Happy Prince in Edinburgh, Dublin and London, sung Dreams of Peace & Freedom as part of the UK Tour

and been one of the main personas in English Cabaret Hour.

With Robert, Lily created the EC Vlog and EC Vlog REBOOTED series to document the life of English Cabaret in a YouTube video series.

Find out more about Lily at www.lilycasson.com

 

For the last 8 years with English Cabaret, Robert has been learning his craft while creating and developing new work, both onstage and online. He has acted, written sketches and vlogs, as well as presenting, filming and editing, including films for a woman, a piano and The English Singing Baker. He has enjoyed being part of the  collaboration finding a new way of telling the story of David Maxwell Fyfe, with music, lyrics and images as well as playing his great grandfather, in Dreams of Peace & Freedom and in the accompanying film The Human's iin the Telling.

English Cabaret is an independent production partnership.

'TELLING IDEAS IN STORY AND SONG'