MEET THE CAST

Tamsin Stewart

Agnetha

“Tamsin Stewart is a true singing sensation! An all round showgirl, imagine Tinker-bell on E numbers!”

(The Scotsman)

Her theatre credits include leading roles in Don’t Stop Believing premier UK tour, Swing Dudes & Divas, The Blues Brothers international tour, That’s Amore international tour, London Palladium’s Dancing Queen UK tour, Romeo & Juliet The Musical original West End cast, the critically acclaimed Boy George musical Taboo, West Side Story UK tour, The Marvin Gaye Musical European tour with Kid Creole and workshops for Snoopy, Debbie Does Dallas & Club Tropicana to name a few.

Cleo Caetano de Souza

Anni-Frid (Frida)

Cleo is a passionate and multi talented singer, actress, performer, dancer, songwriter, producer and video director. She has spent more than 9 years working professionally in the music and theatre business.

Cleo wowed crowds all around the world. Her past experiences in Musical Theatre include Mamma Mia as Ali/Lisa cover and later on Tanya cover, lead diva in Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Magic Flute (ensemble), The Lion King and Fantasy (both Disney World shows/tours by Disney Productions) and many others.

Cleo has toured all around the world performing in events and shows as a solo singer, as bands’ lead vocalist and also as part of groups. Also a very experienced session singer, Cleo has worked alongside fantastic producers and DJ’s .

Duncan Walsh-Atkins

Benny

Duncan Walsh Atkins, musical director and composer, studied at Oxford, where he conducted the University Gilbert & Sullivan Society.

After graduating he worked as a choirmaster in South Africa, before moving to London. He has been musical director of Showstopper: The Improvised Musical since 2009, which has had sell-out Edinburgh Fringe and West End runs, national and international tours, and a BBC Radio 4 series.

Justin Brett

Bjorn

Justin played as Johnny Cash in Million Dollar Quartet (West End); Captain Tempest in Return to the Forbidden Planet and Dick Barton in Dick Barton, Special Agent (both Oldham Coliseum and Tour); Dame Nellie Nightnurse in Robin Hood and the Babes in the Wood (Theatr Clywd); Blue/Orange (Octagon, Bolton – Nominated Best Actor, MEN Awards); The Real Thing (Manchester Library); Strangers on a Train, Blue/Orange, Arms and the Man (Theatre by the Lake, Keswick); The Champion of Paribanou, My Sister Sadie, This Is Where We Came In (Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough); and A Small Family Business (West Yorkshire Playhouse).

MEET THE BAND

Dan Hall

Bass Guitar

Since graduating in 2005, Dan has worked extensively in many different areas of music. He has toured all over the world with various artists and theatre shows, including The Drifters (UK and Ireland), ABBA MANIA (UK, Europe, South America), The Blues Brothers (UK and Japan), and Hairspray (Aberystwyth). He is looking forward to visiting territories old and new with ABBA MANIA!

Dan uses Picato strings and Status Graphite bass guitars.

Anders Rye

Guitar

Anders graduated from the Guitar Institute in London in 2002 after relocating from Denmark. Since then he has toured all over the world with various shows, including The Blues Brothers and Rat Pack, and he has worked with original artists on recordings, radio and TV shows both in the UK and abroad. Apart from performing, Anders also teaches and is an examiner for Trinity College London.

Anders is endorsed by Picato Strings

Paul Gregory

Drummer

Paul studied at The Royal Academy of Music, and The Guildhall School Of Music and Drama.

Since graduating he has worked on West End and other touring shows in the UK, and provided the pulse behind acts and artists including Stan Sulzmann, Kenny Wheeler, John Dankworth, Buddy Greco, Guy Barker, Jean Toussaint, Kit Downes, Frances Ruffelle, Eliza Doolittle, Peter Straker, Roger Lloyd Pack, Clive Rowe, Joanna Macgregor, Elaine C Smith, MC Tali, Michael Kiwanuka, Joss Stone, Bellatrix and Reeps One.