On Stage

For nearly 30 years Michael’s drama work has seen him perform the role of Musical Director for many drama groups in the Norfolk/Suffolk region with shows as varied as Annie, the musical, a Songs From Broadway & West End summer season special to a musical interpretation of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream featuring music of the 60’s.

Michael has been MD for three National Operatic & Dramatic Association award winning musicals; firstly Godspell in 2000 (Best Production, Eastern Region (area 5) then Moby Dick – The Musical in 2004, (Best Musical, Eastern Region (area 5) both productions with the now sadly disbanded South Norfolk based drama group Spotlight Players of which Michael was a founder member. In 2007 he was MD for the outstanding production of Jekyll & Hyde - NODA award Best Production, Eastern Region (area 6) staged by the Mere Players also based in South Norfolk.

Although Michael doesn’t have much time to MD anymore his passion for theatre continues and he tries to get to as many productions as time will allow.

© Michael Dann 2021