STAFF & BOARD

SAMUEL COUSINS - MUSICAL DIRECTOR OF ACTUALLY

Samuel began his musical career whilst studying drama at the University of Winchester. After his first semester, he took over leadership of the music theatre choir which reached a membership peak of 120 singers. As part of the Student Union’s performing arts society, he was the musical director of Jekyll and Hyde and Peter Pan amongst others. Also whilst at the university, he founded the chamber orchestra, barbershop group and mixed close harmony group.

On leaving Winchester Samuel joined the Brentwood Operatic Society for Guys and Dolls, following this he played Robert in Sondheim’s Company and another Robert in The Drowsy Chaperone! He was the musical director and director for various cabaret shows featuring songs from a wide variety of Broadway and west end musicals. Samuel finished his time at Brentwood Operatic as MD and Director of The World Goes ’Round.

Samuel became the musical director of Actually in July 2016.

DIRECTORS & BOARD - ACTUALLY CIC

ACTUALLY COMMUNITY INTEREST COMPANY

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Chairman

Director/Chorus Rep

Director

Company Secretary

Financial Officer

Membership Secretary

ACTUALLY GAY MEN'S CHORUS - THE TEAM

Musical Director & Conductor:

  • Samuel Cousins

Production:

  • Michael Prudence
  • Manuel Musehold

Marketing:

  • Chris Tippett

Graphic Design:

  • Martin Lowe

Set Design:

  • Patrick Bullock

Costume Management:

  • Ian Hollands

Travel Management:

  • Chris Tippett

Production Accounts:

  • Michael Prudence

Lighting and Sound:

  • Terry Saunders at SR Entertainment

Box Office:

  • Michael Prudence

Front of House:

  • Jaqui Maschera

MUSICIANS

Piano:

  • Simon Gray

Keyboard:

  • Ellen Campbell

Drums:

  • Darrell Morris