Entries by 7 Star Arts

7 Star Arts’ Susan Porrett in ‘The Slaves of Solitude’ at Hampstead Theatre

Our wonderful friend and actress Susan Porrett, creator of our acclaimed multi-genre productions Classic Gershwin, Divine Fire, Sweet Harmony and Chekhov’s Grand Piano, will be appearing at Hampstead Theatre in ‘The Slaves of Solitude’, a play by Nicholas Wright adapted from a novel by Patrick Hamilton, which weaves a fascinating blend of dark hilarity and […]

‘Blue Skies’ – new album from Aydenne Simone & Liam Stevens

BLUE SKIES – the new album from Aydenne Simone & Liam Stevens Trio, is just swinging! The story so far…… Aydenne & Liam met at The Piano Bar Street Jazz Festival June 2016 – six days later they performed their first gig together and it was sheer magic. The rest is history! ​The chemistry between […]

Divine Fire goes to France

We are delighted to announce that our acclaimed music and words production Divine Fire receives its French premiere on 9 June at the Festival International de Musique Classique d’Aigues-Mortes in the beautiful Gard region. The concert tells the passionate and moving story of Fryderyk Chopin’s relationship with writer Georges Sand in an engaging sequence of […]

Chekhov’s Grand Piano comes to Craxton Studios, Hampstead

Saturday 2 June 2018 at 7.30pm Craxton Studios, 14 Kidderpore Avenue, Hampstead NW3 7SU Chekhov’s Grand Piano, 7 Star Arts’ newest mixed-grenre production, interweaves the words of the great Russian writer Anton Chekhov with the music of Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff and Prokofiev, together with David Le Page’s music inspired by ‘The Seagull’. Performed by internationally-acclaimed musicians […]

Meet the Artist……Aydenne Simone, jazz and blues vocalist

‘BLUE SKIES’ – the new album with Liam Stevens is released 22 July 2017 Who or what inspired you to take up singing and pursue a career in music? My father was a jazz musician, and a massive jazz fan. Jazz is what I grew up listening to and was given my first jazz album […]

7 Star Arts residency at The Bull’s Head, Barnes

From 24 December 2016, 7 Star Arts has a year-long residency at the iconic Jazz Room at The Bull’s Head, Barnes. The Bull’s original music room was opened at the same time as Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club in 1959 and became known as the “suburban Ronnie Scott’s”. It is now an established part of the […]