Christopher Perry

Company Director - Green Group Leader

Christopher is the founder of  The Nearly Famous Performing Arts Group, STAMP’s sister company, which he started in 2003 with the help of Betty Inkster & his father, Terence. During this time Christopher produced many shows for local charities and also started the annual Mayors Charity Shows which were held at Temple Park Leisure Centre. Along the way he met Richard Ludlow and Colin Bourdiec and in 2006, South Tyneside Academy of Musical Performance was founded.

Christopher worked as an apprentice for STAMP until 2008 when he moved to London to further his career, training at The London School of Musical Theatre (LSMT).  During his time at LSMT Christopher took part in many workshops and short productions with many West End directors and performers. Christopher graduated from The London School of Musical Theatre with a Merit in 2009.

Since then Christopher has gone on to perform in many professional productions including The Lion The Witch & The Wardrobe (Palace Theatre, Southend-on-sea) directed by Bruce James, City of Angels for LSMT (The Bridewell Theatre, London) Directed by Graham Hubbard and Hope The Musical for LSMT (The Bridewell Theatre, London) directed by Fenton Grey, Norma Atallah & Sussan Raasay.

In 2011 Christopher produced and starred in a version of Jonathan Harvey’s Boom Bang-A-Bang at the Lion & Unicorn Theatre in Kentish Town, London, directed by Benet Catty.

Christopher has taught singing and drama from a very young age and is incredibly passionate about teaching young people the art and gift that is performing.

Christopher is a member of Equity, the actors union and holds an enhanced CRB check.

Contact Details
South Tyneside Academy of Musical Performance CIC,
91 Harton Lane,
South Shields,
Tyne and Wear
NE34 0PJ
Company Number 05880668

tel://0191 35 45 995