Kit Hesketh-Harvey
British musical performer, translator, composer and screenwriter
Kit Hesketh-Harvey
Christopher John "Kit" Hesketh Harvey is a British musical performer, translator, composer and screenwriter. Born in Nyasaland, into a Foreign Office family, he was educated as senior chorister at Canterbury Cathedral and then Tonbridge School in Kent. He gained a choral scholarship to Clare College, Cambridge where he studied under John Rutter and joined the Footlights.
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Stunning one-night-only stars come to Yvonne Arnaud - gethampshire.co.uk
Google News - over 5 years
September highlights include Kit Hesketh-Harvey in Cabaret with Janie Dee on Friday September 9. A new and explosive combination with two-time Olivier Award-winning actress and singer, Dee, with one half of the hilarious musical comedy duo,
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Fascinating Aïda salute addition of cabaret section to 2011 Fringe - The List
Google News - over 5 years
Kit Hesketh-Harvey, another of the redoubtables who refused to lie down and die, defines a cabaret song as a song without a fourth wall. In other words, the singer sings the song straight to the audience as it if were a monologue
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Cameron's guru and a hare-brained scheme - Daily Mail
Google News - over 5 years
Readers are treated to the bare rear of musician Kit Hesketh-Harvey who lists 19 'wild swimming hot spots' around the UK, but warns: 'You must dodge elf 'n' safety signs forbidding bathing, except where the risks are genuine, and get in and out before
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Delightful tale of Monteverdi's final years doesn't quite deliver - Tamworth Herald
Google News - over 5 years
Essentially, it was a "pasticcio": a mouth-watering selection of juicy bits from Monteverdi's stage works (plus the odd madrigal), shaped by librettist Kit Hesketh-Harvey into a play about the composer's last years. Hesketh-Harvey's script was witty
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BOOK REVIEW: Unworkable in Afghanistan - Washington Times
Google News - over 5 years
Mr. Cowper-Coles attends an embassy ball with a “From Blackhawk to black tie” dress code; tries to revive rowing in Kabul's Kargha Lake through equipment donated by Eton's bursar; and brings out to Kabul his “old schoolfriend Kit Hesketh Harvey” and
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The circus I might just run away and join - Telegraph.co.uk
Google News - over 5 years
... and interludes made faintly relevant to the novel's basic plot. Irina Brown has devised the adaptation, Kit Hesketh-Harvey has written the lyrics for the songs and Sarah Llewellyn has composed intoxicating music for a gloriously rumbustious town band
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King Arthur – review - The Guardian
Google News - over 5 years
In the 17th century, people didn't shut up until someone appeared on stage, so we all nattered away until the evening's narrator, Kit Hesketh-Harvey, swept on to the platform and kicked off what proved to be an engagingly quirky take on Purcell's odd
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Pete Doherty linked to death of Peaches Geldof's pal - Daily Mail
Google News - over 5 years
Last week, more than 150 grieving friends and family gathered at St Peter's Church, Billingford, Norfolk, for his funeral, including his father's great pal and musical collaborator, Kit Hesketh-Harvey. McConnel, who also has a daughter, Daisy, 16,
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Pete Doherty link to death of Peaches Geldof's pal - Daily Mail
Google News - over 5 years
Last week, more than 150 grieving friends and family gathered at St Peter's Church, Billingford, Norfolk, for his funeral, including his father's great pal and musical collaborator, Kit Hesketh-Harvey. McConnel, who also has a daughter, Daisy, 16,
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At the Scoop, a Summer of Culture in London - New York Times (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Among the attractions are “Troy Boy,” a new take on Offenbach's “La Belle Hélène,” created and directed by Kit Hesketh Harvey and presented by the Merry Opera company, June 8 to 10; and, later in June, a contemporary twist on Chaucer's “Canterbury
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Keep moving: photographers embrace filmmaking - British Journal of Photography
Google News - almost 6 years
He then spent another year fundraising and working on the script, raising half the £100000 required from British fashion house Mulberry and employing Kit Hesketh-Harvey, an independent scriptwriter, and Eleanor Moran, from the BBC script development
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Private View: Rejoicing in Festival Suffolk - East Anglian Daily Times
Google News - almost 6 years
Inspired by the Reduced Shakespeare Company, the Armonico Consort, armed with a new script from East Anglian-based funnyman Kit Hesketh-Harvey, have squeezed Monteverdi's three surviving operas into one evening. Earlier in the week theatregoers will be
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Giffords Circus: Smart way to give us a ring - Telegraph.co.uk
Google News - almost 6 years
Passages from the original text, chosen by Brown, were shaped into songs by lyricist Kit Hesketh-Harvey and put to music by director of music Sarah Llewellyn. “It was just too intriguing to turn down,” says Hesketh-Harvey
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Bury Festival looks set to reach its apex - East Anglian Daily Times
Google News - almost 6 years
Armed with a new script by Kit Hesketh Harvey the Armonico Consort presents Monteverdi's three surviving operas in one evening. On the jazz side the Bury Festival is inviting the composer Richard Rodney Bennett back to celebrate his 75th birthday and
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NEW DVD'S; Body Parts Is the Business, Immigration the Message
NYTimes - almost 13 years
Steven Knight's swift, tantalizing screenplay of ''Dirty Pretty Things'' immediately attracted the director Stephen Frears. ''If it grips me, it will grip the audience,'' he says in a behind-the-scenes extra on the film's DVD, which was released today by Miramax. ''I'm the first person in the audience.'' Working as a desk attendant at the Hotel
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On Stage, and Off
NYTimes - over 25 years
Sondheim in Britain Stephen Sondheim has a new show, but for now at least you need a plane ticket to see it. "Putting It Together" will open in January at the Old Fire Station Theater in Oxford, England. Cameron Mackintosh, who built that theater, is also the show's producer. It is something of a sequel to "Side by Side by Sondheim," the 1977
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NEW YORK; 'Maurice' Brings A Small Book Into Sharp Relief By Focusing on Images of an Era
NYTimes - over 29 years
LEAD: THE PAPERBACK OF E. M. Forster's ''Maurice'' that has been brought out to coincide with the film of the novel bears a time-honored slogan on its cover: ''Now a Major Motion Picture.'' I don't think such a claim would have appealed much to Forster himself, who always made rather a point of not being a major anything; and since ''Maurice'' is
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Film: 'Maurice' in Style Of Ivory and Merchant
NYTimes - over 29 years
LEAD: STATELY and tasteful, supremely confident, proud of its Anglophilia and shameless in its devotion to the upper crust, the Merchant-Ivory style of literary adaptation by now owes at least as much to Ralph Lauren as to E. M. Forster or Henry James. That's no small part of its appeal. The Merchant-Ivory ''Maurice,'' based on Forster's
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