Cat Beveridge

Musical Director

Previously at Chichester onstage piano for Hedda Tesman (Minerva Theatre), keyboard for The Wizard of Oz (Festival Theatre).

Theatre credits include MD for Little Shop of Horrors (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre); Associate MD for Gypsy (Manchester Royal Exchange), The Light in the Piazza (Opera North Orchestra/Royal Festival Hall), An American in Paris (Dominion), Committee (Donmar Warehouse); Assistant Conductor for Street Scene (Opera North), Oklahoma! (Grange Park Opera); Cover MD for Les Misérables (Queen’s Theatre), Matilda (RSC/Cambridge), The Phantom of the Opera (UK tour).

Orchestral work includes Suor Angelica, Salome, Der Rosenkavalier, L’elisir d’amore, La fanciulla del West, Ariadne auf Naxos, The Minotaur, Die Zauberflöte, The Tempest (ROH); Magical Night, La Serva Padrona (Linbury Studio); Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone Live in Concert (NSO/Saudi Arabia); Kiss Me, Kate, La fanciulla del West, From Paris with Love (Opera North); Sunset Boulevard, Idomeneo (ENO); Le nozze di Figaro, Così fan tutte, La Rondine (Opera Holland Park).

Recording includes Ariadne auf Naxos (Scottish Chamber Orchestra); Miss Saigon London cast recording 2014.

She has given recitals at the National Theatre, Cheltenham Literary Festival, Beaulieu Festival, Deloitte Festival/ROH, Crush Room and Linbury Studio, Arts Club London, Wigmore Hall, St John’s Smith Square, Opera Galleria, Grange Park Opera, Opera Holland Park, Mid Wales Opera, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, Raffles Hotel Singapore, Somerset House.

Trained at the Royal Opera (Jette Parker Young Artists Programme), English National Opera; Associate Artist Welsh National Opera, Royal College of Music and Royal Northern College of Music.