Kenny Wax Ltd provides a range of General Management services including Consultancy, Tour Booking and Payroll.
The Company manages its own productions as well as offering a full client service to Producers on a select range of productions. Past clients have included Tim Rice for CHESS IN CONCERT at the Royal Albert Hall, Cameron Mackintosh for TIME OF MY LIFE at the Bristol Old Vic, five years looking after THE WOMAN IN BLACK on tour and in the West End for PW Productions, NIGHT OF 1000 VOICES for JGPC at the Royal Albert Hall, CARRIES WAR for Novel Theatre Company UK Tour, The Who’s rock opera QUADROPHENIA on UK for Bill Schultz.
PW Productions, Wyndhams Theatre (2006)
Honour by Joanna Murray Smith is a funny and poignant exploration of a mature marriage under threat. It is ruthlessly honest about sex and married love in all its complexity and ambiguity. The productions starred Diana Rigg, Martin Jarvis Natascha Mcelhone and Georgina Rich. It ran for its scheduled limited season.
Cameron Mackintosh, Bristol Old Vic (2006)
Cameron personally asked Kenny to manage this ‘one night only’ charity gala celebrating the words and music of his old friend Julian Slade and marking 50 years since Salad Days - the show which Cameron Mackintosh saw as a young boy which gave him the passion for musicals. Cast included Anthony Andrews, Christopher Biggins, Rosie Ashe, Alex Jennings, Joanna Riding, Gavin Lee and Laura Michelle Kelly.
Hugh Wooldridge, Royal Albert Hall / Odyssey Arena, Belfast (2005 - 2007)
Kenny has been the General Manager for this event for the past three years. Guest stars have included Cliff Richard, Michael Ball, James Galway, David Essex, Riverdance, John Kander, Gloria Hunniford and Mylene Klass. The event also features a huge choir who provide a spectacular backdrop and wonderful vocal presence to this unique event.
Tim Rice for Heartaches Ltd, Royal Albert Hall (2008)
CHESS IN CONCERT was presented for two nights at the Royal Albert Hall on May 12th and 13th 2008. This unique 'sold out' event starred Josh Groban as the Russian, Idina Menzel as Florence, Adam Pascal as the American and Marti Pellow as the Arbiter. The show was directed by Hugh Wooldridge and produced by Heartaches Ltd.
PW Productions, Fortune Theatre
Kenny was General Manager of the West End and touring productions for the past five year – a position he has recently relinquished since moving offices. The production is now it’s 19th year at the Fortune Theatre and still going stronger than ever. Kenny also books and manages the frequent regional touring productions of the show.
An explosive new stage adaptation of the legendary double album premiere's at the Theatre Royal in Plymouth in May 2009. Set in London and Brighton in the early 60's at the height of the Mod scene, Quadrophenia is told through the eyes of Jimmy, a pill popping hedonistic, style-conscious teenager who hates his job, is misunderstood by his parents and who lives for his music and his scooter-riding Mod clique. An exhilarating roller coaster of a production, appealing to rebels and adolescents of all ages.
The 2010 touring production of Carrie's War visits eleven venues across the UK from 1 September to 27 November.
The production features a thirteen-strong cast starring Brigit Forsyth (‘Thelma’ in Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? on TV; Arsenic & Old Lace on stage) and Hannah Waterman ('Laura Beale' in EastEnders and winner of Just the Two of Us with Marti Pellow on TV; Calendar Girls on stage).
(2014) Happy Days are here again with the premiere of a brand new UK tour based on the hit TV series, featuring the unforgettable 'King of Cool' Arthur 'The Fonz' Fonzarelli. Join your favourite '50's family, the Cunninghams and the rest of the gang Potsie, Ralph Malph, Joanie and Chachi as they battle to save their beloved diner Arnold's from demolition. In a race against time, can everyone's favourite hero 'The Fonz' save the day?
Written by Garry Marshall, the legendary creator of the television series. Garry is also the director of many world-wide smash-hitfilms including Pretty Woman, Beaches and The Princess Diaries 1&2. It includes 21 original songs by Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe award-winning Hall of Fame Songwriter, Paul Williams (Bugsy Malone, Evergreen, Rainy Days and Mondays) as well as the much-loved Happy Days theme song from the TV show.
HENRY WINKLER, the original Fonz from the television series will serve as Creative Consultant, working alongside the director.
Starring HEIDI RANGE as Pinky Tuscadero. Heidi Range is best known for being the longest serving current member of the multiplatinum selling British girl group, the Sugababes.
Happy Days is a hilarious feel-good musical that is guaranteed to have you rocking' and rollin' all week long!