PRODUCER – Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment
Aria Entertainment was founded in 2012 by Katy Lipson.
Recent productions include: Seasons of Larson (Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue); See What I Wanna See (Jermyn Street Theatre); The Adventures of Pinocchio and The Who’s Tommy (Greenwich Theatre); Miss-Leading Ladies (St. James Studio); Bette Midler And Me (Edinburgh Fringe Festival and Tour); The House of Mirrors & Hearts, Supported By Grant For The Arts (Arcola Theatre); The Great Jewish American Songbook and The Jewish Legends (Upstairs at the Gatehouse and The Radlett Centre);Portia Coughlan and The Verb, ‘To Love’, Supported By Grant For The Arts (Old Red Lion Theatre); Jerry’s Girls (St. James Studio and critically-acclaimed transfer to the Jermyn Street Theatre); the revival of Marry Me A Little (St. James Studio); The Return Of The Soldier, supported by Grant for the Arts (Jermyn Street Theatre); RAGS The Musical – In Concert for one night only (Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue); the UK premiere of Off-Broadway Drama Desk Award-winning musical See Rock City And Other Destinations (Union Theatre) and the revival of British musical Free As Air (Finborough Theatre).
Other productions include: West End revival of The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Arts Theatre); the West End Charity Gala performance of Children Of Eden, starring Gareth Gates, Russell Grant and Kerry Ellis (Prince of Wales Theatre); Edward Reid: Living The Dream One Song at a Time (Edinburgh Fringe and Scottish Tour), which won the Radio Forth Award for Best Fringe Show; The Secret Garden (UK Tour); World Premiere of new musical Sleeping Arrangements, based on the novel by Sophie Kinsella; the off-Broadway musical The Road To Qatar (Edinburgh Fringe Festival); When Midnight Strikes (Upstairs at the Gatehouse) and The Jewish Legacy (UK Tours).
Katy is proud to have launched the From Page To Stage season of new musicals. She has produced three seasons, which showcased over 8 new musicals in each. The season was supported by Grant For The Arts in 2014 and 2015. A 2016 season is about to be announced.
Current projects include: Forever Plaid (St. James Studio and Tour); The Toxic Avenger (Southwark Playhouse), Parade (Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester) and A Twist of Lemmon (St. James Studio).
Katy also runs Theatrical Management Solutions; a General Management and consultancy service for theatre (www.theatrical-management.com).
Please visit www.aria-entertainment.com to stay up-to-date with current theatre productions.