Cole Kitchenn was established as a production company over 35 years ago, and founders David Cole and Guy Kitchenn managed and/or produced more than 55 productions in the West-End. Their productions have won countless Laurence Olivier, Evening Standard and Whatsonstage.com Awards and nominations (including 5 Best Musical Award wins) and some of their biggest hits included the original production of ME AND MY GIRL, Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the transfers from Broadway of Michael Blakemore's KISS ME KATE, the multi award winning DEATH OF A SALESMAN and the original London production of MACK AND MABEL.
Stuart Piper joined the general management team in 2005, having worked on SNOOPY! THE MUSICAL with Guy, before setting up the Personal Management division, which continues today as a stand alone company. He has continued to produce with Cole Kitchenn, productions including LIFECOACH starring Phill Jupitus, NEW BOY starring Nicholas Hoult, and the forthcoming HATCHED 'N' DISPATCHED, as well as founding the WHATSONSTAGE AWARDS live concerts, from their inception to present day.
In 2012, company founder Guy Kitchenn was appointed Executive Director of the St James Theatre. He oversaw the opening of the theatre and first two years of programming which included productions that were nominated for Whatsonstage and Laurence Olivier Awards. In 2014, Guy returned to freelance producing and has several projects in development with former St James Theatre Artistic Director David Gilmore.
For Production enquiries, please contact Guy Kitchenn at firstname.lastname@example.org