Australian songstress, composer and West End actress, Simone Craddock, celebrates the Queen's official b'day with exciting new jazz arrangements of classic British hits. A compelling storyteller, she charms her audience with anecdotes and the music of British legends such as Amy Winehouse, Charlie Chaplin, Elvis Costello & The Kinks, to Queen, Kate Bush, Noel Coward and Anthony Newly. Craddock will also perform original compositions inspired during her time in the UK, and is joined by London's finest jazz musicians in this swinging tribute to Her Majesty and The Great British Songbook.
Craddock's varied career has seen her perform to full houses across Australia, Asia, Europe, America and the West End with hit shows such as Annie, Dirty Dancing, Jesus Christ Superstar and Hello Dolly!
Her own productions include Birth of the Blues, Transatlantic Jazz, Simone Swings Ella and Jazz on Film. She is the voice of several animated characters in award winning children's programmes on CBBC, Netflix and ABC, 7, 9, 10 Australia and is well known on the London jazz scene for her sell-out shows in the capitol's best regarded jazz clubs.
"Exquisite… quite superb… the audience were on their feet, roaring for more" - Kind of Jazz
Vocals - Simone Craddock
Piano - Alex Hutton
Bass - Yaron Stavi
Drums - Tristan Maillot
Should you wish to enjoy dinner or a light bite to eat before or after your show, Brasserie Zédel is located just across the foyer from Crazy Coqs. To book a table, please call 020 7734 4888 or visit us online at www.brasseriezedel.com/reservations.