Andy Manning sml 2018

Originally from Christchurch, Andy is in high demand as an actor, singer, musical director, composer and pianist. He graduated from NASDA (National Academy of Singing and Dramatic Art) in 2013 and was based in Auckland for 5 years.

For The Court Theatre, he performed in Amadeus, was musical director for That Bloody Woman following its Auckland Theatre Company and Christchurch Arts Festival seasons and had his musical, Saucery, written with Will Robertson, read at the 2016 Mid-Winter Readings. He was the musical director for Rock of Ages (Magnitude Productions), and Twisted and Hungover (Basement Theatre). He also performed in Billy Elliot (Auckland Theatre Company).

Andy has composed for and played in numerous shows with Tim Bray Productions and was the resident musical director for Hotspot, a monthly cabaret event. He accompanied Zuleka Khan for her cabaret Triage! earlier this year which was awarded Best Cabaret at the Auckland Fringe Festival. He co-wrote and performed in PUSS with Nomi Cohen as part of the NZ International Comedy Festival 2018.

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