As Associate Choreographer for the US Tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's, Love Never Dies, Simone has been spending some exciting time in New York holding auditions for the show. Simone will head back to New York again in August to rehearse the company ahead of their opening night in Detroit, Michigan in October. For more information and ticketing, visit the Love Never Dies website.
Simone put aspiring ballroom dancers through their paces on Baby Ballroom (Episode 6) for Channel 5, UK TV, last month. You can can watch a small clip of the episode here on Simone's Instagram account.
Simone has joined the cast of the world's first immersive ballet, Will Tuckett's Nutcracker. This exciting new production invites audiences to explore Tchaikovsky's Christmas classic in a 360-degree immersive environment. The show will play at The Printworks, Canada Water in London from November 30 until January 8. For more information and tickets visit Will Tuckett's Nutcracker website.
Simone is currently in rehearsals for the BBC Christmas special, The Entire Universe. Penned by Monty Python's Eric Idle, the special will star Idle himself, along with Professor Brian Cox, Warwick Davis, Noel Fielding and Hannah Waddingham. This musical television event will be filmed at BBC's Elstree studios in front of a live studio audience and air on BBC Two closer to Christmas. Stay tuned for dates!
Simone is currently working on the auditions for the West End production of, An American in Paris. As Assistant to the UK Dance Supervisor for Christopher Wheeldon, Simone is on a rather extensive search for the UK cast for this Tony Award winning Broadway production.
Simone has recently returned from another trip to Germany, this time overseeing the Liebe Stirbt Nie (Love Never Dies) performance on the famous, Die Helene Fischer Show. Simone was responsible for re-staging the "Liebe" segment from the musical for the show. The television production was filmed in Berlin and broadcast on Christmas Day throughout Europe. Watch the company's performance on the Die Helene Fischer Showon the musical's official website.