The Story of the Great Musicals

Stephen Wells SpeakerNet Sponsor

Notice Period:
Short (maybe less than one month's notice)
Paid: £60 - £80 including travel
5th August 2022
Musicals | Broadway | West End | Film Music

Please note: This talk is available as a 'live' talk in the Yorkshire/Humber area, or as a ZOOM Talk anywhere.

This fascinating presentation traces the history of Stage and Screen Musicals from 1927 to the present day. With archive material as we take in Showboat, Singin' In The Rain, Oklahoma! My Fair Lady, Kiss me Kate, South Pacific, Les Miserables, West Side Story, Guys and Dolls, The Phantom of the Opera, and many more.

Amazing recordings and videos feature Frank Sinatra, James Cagney, Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers, Judy Garland, Howard Keel and lots more of your favourite star performers.

This talk is available as a LIVE talk or as a fully illustrated ZOOM presentation

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About Stephen Wells

Stephen Wells is a professional speaker who is constantly rebooked by audiences throughout the UK/ Stephen lives in Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire and accepts live bookings in the Yorkshire and Humber area, but is available for ZOOM talks anywhere.

If you are looking for a highly entertaining speaker who delights audiences then why not contact Stephen for further information on 01377 259166 or by email at

Stephen has given talks to many and varied groups across the UK including Women’s Institutes, Probus Clubs, U3A’s and Luncheon Clubs. He has frequently appeared for Cunard, P & O and Viking cruises.

Stephen’s subjects include ‘The Story of Butlin’s Holiday Camps,’ The Curious Incident of Agatha Christie, The Magic Circle and the Great Magicians (this includes real magic!) and ‘The Life and Crimes of Jack the Ripper.’

What makes Stephen’s talks so different, is the huge entertainment value that he gives due to his career as an actor and magician who has been an award winning member of the world-famous Magic Circle for more than forty years

The talks all last for 50-60 minutes and allow for questions. All talks are fully illustrated with PowerPoint presentations.

More details can be found on my website

I am now accepting 'live' bookings in Yorkshire and Humberside, but I am able to offer ZOOM talks anywhere. Please contact me for details.

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