Sarah-Louise Young (Fascinating Aïda, An Evening Without Kate Bush, The Showstoppers, La Soiree) and Michael Roulston (Fascinating Aïda, Meow Meow, Jess Robinson, Dusty Limits, Christine Bovill) have been writing and performing partners for 15 years, starting life in cabaret and recently crossing over into musical theatre.
They have performed internationally, including Canada, Malaysia and at the prestigious Adelaide Cabaret Festival and last year they made their Off-Broadway debut together with their West End hit show about Julie Andrews, Julie Madly Deeply.
Regulars at the Edinburgh Fringe, their critically acclaimed Cabaret Whore shows enjoyed sold out runs before transferring to the Soho Theatre and both of their 2016 hits Je Regrette! and Roulston & Young: Songs For Lovers (And Other Idiots) played to packed crowds at Live At Zedel before embarking on UK and international tours.
They have won numerous awards including Best Musical Variety Act in the London Cabaret Awards and Time Out’s Top Ten Cabaret Act Of The Year and are regulars on London’s vibrant cabaret scene, appearing at Cafe de Paris, The Matcham Room at the Hippodrome, The Elgar Room at the Royal Albert Hall and Zedel as part of The Black Cat: Salon Des Artistes in their Saturday night residency.
As well as writing for themselves, they have been commissioned by The Terror Season at the Soho Theatre and Southwark Playhouse and written with several acts, including Marcel Lucont, Lili La Scala, Ophelia Bitz, Clementine Living Fashion Doll and TO&ST winner, Lynn Ruth Miller and Emmy nominated Fascinating Aida.