Andy Bewley | Producer
Andy originally trained in musical theatre at the Oxford School of Drama before graduating from the University of York. Alongside his work as a theatre-maker, he runs Kemble House, a rehearsal space and performance studio in Forest Hill, and is also an associate director and producer at The Union Theatre, Southwark, and Sands Films Studio, Rotherhithe.
Credits as director include: Romeo and Juliet (The Union Theatre); Rooted (Kemble House); Winter of Our Discotheque (RADA Studios); Where Nothing Arrives (Tristan Bates Theatre); Wonderland – A New Musical (Greenside Venue 231); Immaculate (York Drama Barn); Jesus Christ Superstar (Central Hall).
Credits as assistant director include: Good Soldier Schwejk (Sands Films Studios); Blue Heart (Orange Tree and Tobacco Factory Theatres); Jesus Christ Superstar (Regents Park Open Air Theatre); In Fog and Falling Snow and A Number (York Theatre Royal). | @alritepal
Cassiopeia Berkeley-Agyepong | Producer
Cassiopeia is an actress, singer and theatre-maker with a particular interest in new writing in both theatre and opera. She trained on the MA Musical Theatre course at the Royal Academy of Music and graduated in 2017, having previously graduated with a degree in music from the University of York. Credits whilst training include the Princess in Love’s Labour’s Lost (Hackney Empire) and Luce in The Boys From Syracuse.
In addition to Unheard Of – An Evening of New Musical Theatre Writing (Union Theatre), Cassiopeia’s work as a producer includes the original musicals Wonderland by Olly Wood & Andy Bewley and Evolve by Simone Ibbett-Brown; as well as Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia for Aspect Opera. She also worked as Donor Services Coordinator in the Development Department at the National Theatre 2016-17.
Directing credits include Mozart’s The Magic Flute (Grand Opera House, York) and Britten’s Albert Herring (AD, Harrow Opera).
Cassiopeia is currently playing the role of Cappuccino Sister Three in the new musical Son of a Preacher Man (UK & Ireland Tour). | @CassiopeiaBA
Ryan Durkan | Musical Director
Ryan Durkan is a recent graduate from the University of York. Further to his work as Musical Director of the inaugural Unheard Of – An Evening of New Musical Theatre Writing (Union Theatre); recent projects include Ordinary Days (John Cooper Studio); RENT (Grand Opera House, York), Les Misérables: School Edition and West Side Story (Stagedoor Academy, Goole); RENT, The Threepenny Opera and The Last Five Years (York Drama Barn); and Wonderland – A New Musical (Greenside Venue 231).
Credits as Production Manager include Cendrillon and The Magic Flute (Grand Opera House, York) and The Witches of Eastwick (Central Hall).
An accomplished instrumentalist, Ryan accompanies recitals and auditions at the University and has played piano for productions of 42nd Street, The Witches of Eastwick, CATS, Sunset Boulevard, Jekyll and Hyde, The Wizard of Oz and The Phantom of the Opera across York and the North-East. | @RyanDurkan