INTERVIEW/ PODCAST: Claire Martin and Ray Gelato – A Swinging Affair

Interview with Claire Martin and Ray Gelato by LondonJazz

Hayley Redmond interviewed Claire Martin and Ray Gelato about A Swinging Affair, a new project which they are co-leading. They talk about the circumstances which first brought them together, and the steps which have led to this new venture.

A Swinging Affair will be at –

Watford Colosseum on Dec 10
Chichester Festival Theatre on Jan 28
Spalding – South Holland Center on Jan 29
Bulls Head in Barnes on Jan 30 &31
Swansea – Taliesin Theatre on Feb 1
Hayes – Beck Theatre on Feb 28

Claire Martin also talks about her other projects. She is taking a co-leading role in the South Coast Jazz Festival (SEE FEATURE).

 Ray Gelato is in residency at Ronnie Scott’s during December, and also has a charity single in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital.

 Music example: Undecided at [10:05]

Categories: miscellaneous

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  1. The promoters have added some new dates to those above, and sent them in:

    Wednesday 28th January, 2015 – Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 6AP. Tel: 01243 781312. Book Now

    Thursday 29th January – The South Holland Centre, 23 Market Place, Spalding. Lincolnshire, PE11 1SS. Tel: 01775 764777. Book Now

    Thursday 31th January – The Bull’s Head in Barnes, London Book Now

    February 1, Swansea – Talesin Theatre Book Now

    February 28 Hayes – Beck Theatre Book Now

    Saturday 7th March – The Milfield Theatre, Silver Street, Edmonton, London, N18 1PJ. Tel: 020 8807 6680. Book Now
    (one night only

    March 9 The Pheasantry – London http://www.pizzaexpresslive.com

    Thursday 12th March – The Kings Hall, 4 Station Road, Ilkley, Yorkshire, LS29 8HB. Tel: 274 432000. Book Now

    Saturday 21st March – Rottingdean Arts Festival. http://www.rottingdeanarts.org.uk
    *Online booking not available yet

    Thursday 2nd April – The Tivoli Theatre, West Borough, Wimborne Minster, Dorset, BH21 1LT. Tel: 01202 885566. Book Now

    Thursday 9th April – The Maddermarket Theatre, St. Johns Alley, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1DR. Tel: 01603 620917. http://www.maddermarket.co.uk *online booking not available yet

    Friday 10th April – The Stamford Arts Centre, 27 St Mary’s Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 2DL. Tel: 01780 763203.

    June 1 Stoke on Trent New Vic Theatre http://www.newvictheatre.org.uk/book-tickets/book-online * online booking not available yet

    June 3 Coventry Belgrade Theatre Book

    October 10 Marsden Marsden Jazz Festival *online booking not available yet

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