White Christmas Special Guest Emma Hatton

Emma has just completed a run as Maisey in Scott Alan's The Distance You Have Come, and her second sell-out tour as a lead vocalist with the world famous Post Modern Jukebox. Emma is most widely known for her principal roles in a variety of West End productions including Eva Peron in Evita, Elphaba in Wicked, Scaramouche and Meat in We Will Rock You and Donna in Dreamboats and Petticoats. She also performs all over the world as a vocalist at a variety of high end concerts and corporate events. In addition to her success in musical theatre, Emma continues to perform regularly as a jazz and blues singer to much critical acclaim, with previous residencies and appearances including The Savoy Hotel, Pizza Express Jazz Club, and Ronnie Scott's. Her one-woman show, Songbird, sold out in the Live at Zedel’s season for Crazy Coqs and was followed by Unforgettable at the Jazz Café for the London Jazz Festival. In 2015, Emma recorded her first EP with Anthony Strong entitled Merry Christmas, Darling and her new EP, Thirty Three and a Third, was released on October 11th this year and is available on vinyl via her website. Both EPs went straight to Number 1 on the iTunes jazz charts and can be found on both iTunes and Spotify. She was also invited to record Mad About the Boy at Abbey Road with the London Gay Big Band for their acclaimed album Brave. More information and links to purchase Emma’s recordings can be found at www.emmahatton.com

White Christmas Special Guest Isabella Pappas

Isabella Pappas is an Olivier Award Nominee age 16 Training : Sylvia Young and Arts Educational Schools London Previous Roles include: Stage Iris in The Nether (Royal Court and West End) Skylar in Bring it On (Southwark Playhouse)  Nina I’m In the Heights (Stockwell Playhouse) Lucy in 13 (Ambassadors Theatre) Emma in Terror at the Sweetshop (The Other Palace) Annie in Annie UK Tour Television includes Rosie in Almost Never (BBC) Sadie in Paranoid (Netflix) Abstract the Art I’d Design as Iris in the Nether (Netflix)

White Christmas Special Guest Kieran Brown

Training: Royal Scottish Academy Of Music And Drama. Theatre include: u/s Phantom in The Phantom Of The Opera(Her Majesty’s Theatre); Elphaba’s Father and u/s Dillamond and Wizard in Wicked (Apollo Victoria); u/s Raoul in Love Never Dies (Adelphi Theatre); Feuilly in Les Misérables (Palace Theatre & O2 Arena); Doc in the European première of Pipe Dream (Union Theatre); Phantom in UK première of Maury Yeston’s Phantom (Rose & Crown Theatre); The Actor in The Woman In Black, Algernon Moncreiff in The Importance Of Being Earnest, Don’t Dress For Dinner, Beyond Therapy (International Theatre, Vienna); The Three Phantoms (Macau & Singapore). Cabaret and concerts include: Scots In The City (Above The Arts & The Other Palace); My Big Fat MUSICAL Cabaret (Union Theatre); Once Upon A Song (Lauderdale House); Music That Matters (Union Theatre & Drachengasse Theatre, Vienna); West End Winters & West End Spring - Switched (Theatre Drachengasse, Vienna); West End To Broadway (English Theatre Of Vienna); Scott Alan New Year’s Concert Live at Zedel (Crazy Coqs); A Touch Of West End (Woburn); Three Witches (Shelley Theatre, Bournemouth). Kieran is a founding member of and works extensively with The Barricade Boys. He has featured on several albums of new Musical Theatre writing and has performed for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.  Film and television includes:  Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) (BBC1); Taggart (ITV); Anatomy Of An Enigma (Channel 4); Great Scots (BBC 2). 

White Christmas Special Guest Alice Inglis

Alice Inglis is an actress, singer and bagpiper who graduated from PPA last year. During her time at PPA, she particularly enjoyed playing the role of Martha in Spring Awakening. Since graduating, she has played the lead in a couple of short films and she will be acting in her first feature film next year. You can also catch her portraying various historical characters at the Tower of London and Hampton Court Palace. Alice lives in London but will be journeying back to her hometown in Scotland for Christmas.

White Christmas Special Guest Shakira Rattray

Shakira is a musical theatre performer from the highlands of Scotland! Since graduating in 2017, she has taken part in several West End concerts, short films, pantomime, and most recently, Hamlet: In Session with Sigmund Freud. Shakira is very excited to help spread some Christmas cheer!

SHONA’S DREAMING OF A WHITE CHRISTMAS….

Shona is thrilled to announce that she will be performing an intimate Christmas cabaret on 18th December 2018 at Andaz London Liverpool Street, located in the heart of vibrant East London. The exclusive show, entitled White Christmas, begins at 7:30pm; doors open at 6:45pm. The festive evening will feature belovedclassics and contemporary gems as well as pay homage to Shona’s illustrious career over the past two decades. Your heart will twinkle with joy as you journey with Shona through memories of Christmas Past, delights of Christmas Present and hopes of Christmas Future. Currently touring the world starring as Donna Sheridan in the International Tour of MAMMA MIA! Shona said“Christmas is my favourite time of year and I cannot wait to share some of my favourite songs and carols with you in such a grand and ornate setting, providing the perfect backdrop for what promises to be a magical evening, full of festive cheer.” Shona will be joined by an array of special guests;expect well-known faces from London’s West End as well as new and emerging talent. Check back here for further announcements! For more information and to book tickets please visit https://bit.ly/2C3EtBg