LYNDA STYAN ('Miss Gatsby') - trained at the prestigious Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, undertaking the Three Year Professional Acting Course which included Musical Theatre. She works as a full-time, professional singer.
She has a PROFESSIONAL VINTAGE VOCAL/UKULELE ACT spanning the following categories:
1. Downton Abbey/First World War/ Edwardian Music Hall Act
2. Roaring 1920s & 1930s/Peaky Blinders/Gatsby Act
3. 1940s/Second World War/Swing/British Songs of the 1940s Act
4. 1950s/'Michael Buble style' 1950s Swing/Rock and Roll/Marilyn Monroe Act
5. 1960s/Songs from the Swinging Sixties including Cilla Black & The Beatles Act
All acts include the ukulele if required. All acts also come complete with costumes of the era. Lynda has Public Liability Insurance covered by EQUITY - the Performer's Union.
Can perform one hour sets, two half hour sets, two forty five min. sets, or short sets.
Prestigious Vintage Venues include: London Palladium, Selfridges of Oxford Street, Savoy Hotel London, Skylon Restaurant London, Thames Riverboat Gatsby Cruises, Goodwood Revival, Imperial War Museum Duxford, Brooklands Motor Museum, Epsom Racecourse (Corporate Hospitality residency), The Downton Abbey Ball London (Regent's Ballroom), Vintage Hemingway, Tesco Head Office Marketing Events London, the Natiional Trust at Events all over country, Twinwood Glenn Miller Festival, Selfridges of Oxford Street London, (residency at Selfridges), and many more Vintage Events.
Lynda can either work as a solo vintage singer, or as part of her ukulele duo, the RED HOT UKULELE DUO, with virtuoso ukulele player, Anthony Mason. The Red Hot Ukulele Duo can also work as an acoustic singing/ukulele act, (walkabout without any PA system) and have a static act with 'state of the art' PA system and tracks or live musicians.
They have played to many types of audience, undertaking cabaret spots, background/reception music, stage spots, walkabouts, and performed for 'listening' audiences. This also applies to Lynda's solo singing act.
Very suitable for any 'vintage' themed Events or Parties, and fees reasonable, and ALWAYS negotiable. Full member of Equity, the Performer's Union.