It has been announced that West End stars Louise Dearman and Mark Evans will sign copies of their new book Secrets of Stage Success next weekend.
Nick Hern Books are publishing Secrets of Stage Success on 18th June 2015 and it is avaliable to pre-order now.
The book signing will take place between 10am and 11am on Saturday 20th June 2015 at the Theatre Cafe (opposite Les Mis on Shaftesbury Avenue).
Secrets of Stage Success is the book for anyone who’s seen a show and thought: ‘That could be me…’ In this essential, personal guide, musical stars Dearman and Evans use their knowledge and experiences to draw back the curtain and shine a spotlight onto how you can follow in their footsteps.
Answering almost one hundred questions submitted by fans worldwide, Dearman and Evans explore every aspect of the industry, discussing training at drama school, how to prepare for an audition, how to find and select an agent, extending your vocal range, progressing towards leading roles, and much more. Filled with anecdotes and illustrated throughout, it's an inspiring, fun book for anyone who dreams of being a performer, and a wonderful read for any musical theatre lover.
Louise Dearman is the first and only actress in the world to have played both Glinda and Elphaba in Wicked. She is currently starring in the UK tour of The Songbook of Judy Garland (which plays the New Wimbledon Theatre next week) whilst preparing for the release of her fourth studio album and concert with Kerry Ellis at the Prince Edward Theatre on 27th September 2015.
Dearman's theatre credits also include: Lois Lane/Bianca in Kiss Me, Kate (Royal Albert Hall), Water Babies (Leicester Curve), Tell Me On A Sunday (RCCL International), Eva Peron in Evita (UK Tour), Sarah Brown in Guys and Dolls (UK tour), Hotbox Girl /cover Sarah Brown & Adelaide in Guys and Dolls (Piccadilly Theatre), Lucy in Jekyll and Hyde (UK tour), Jan in Grease (Victoria Palace/UK Tour), Kiss Me Kate (Victoria Palace), Whistle Down The Wind (Churchill), Narrator in Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (UK tour) and Grizabella in Cats (Cyprus).
Mark Evans most recently played Elder Price in the U.S. tour of The Book of Mormon. His theatre credits also include: Sam Wheat in Ghost The Musical (Piccadilly), Troy in High School Musical (UK tour), Brad in The Rocky Horror Show (UK tour), Curly in OKLAHOMA! (UK tour) and Fiyero in Wicked (Apollo Victoria).