Meet the Stars of the Speakeasy Ball

From the moment you arrive at Tatton Park’s Starlit Pavilion, our professional performers as seen on the West End stages and TV will wow you with spectacular entertainment.

Meet the stars of the stage who will be keeping you entertained throughout your Christmas party night at the Speakeasy Ball …

Steph Parry

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Steph has recently left the Mamma Mia! international tour following on from a year with the show in London’s West End.

Other theatre credits include Billy Elliot (West End), Annie (UK Tour), West Side Story and The Sound of Music (Larnaca Ampitheatre), The Pyjama Game (London) and the inaugural season on board P&Os Azura as Lead Vocalist.

Steph is very excited to be back working with JD Parties once again.

 Stephen Weller

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Stephen’s professional début was in Les Miserables (Palace Theatre) playing Enjolras. He has sung in a wide variety of concerts and on numerous recordings, including performances with The WestEnders & The Masters of The House in the UK and internationally.

Other theatre work includes Jerry Springer-The Opera (BAC, London); Woman in White (Sydmonton Festival); Young Ebenezer opposite Shane Richie in Scrooge(UK Tour), The Producers (Theatre Royal Drury Lane / UK Tour) playing Roger DeBris, and more recently in the UK Tour of 42nd Street. He has played the Dame in Snow White (Grantham) & Dick Whittington (Bury St Edmunds).

Stephen also works with Capital Voices, Maida Vale Singers & Metro Voices as a session singer, soloist & backing vocalist on numerous soundtracks and albums including for Martine McCutcheon, Michael Crawford, Will Young & Michael Ball.

Stephen dedicates his performance to the memory of his loving & talented Sister.

Cara Hooley

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Since graduating, Cara became a dancer on board P&O Cruises for several years and took the role of Dance Captain, she has also worked as a dancer for large sporting events such as West Ham Football Club, Harlequins Rugby Cub, World Darts Championship, and Hong Kong Rugby 7’s Tournament.

Cara most recently took the role of Resort Director for First Choice Holiday Village on behalf of TEDTalent Entertainment.

Cara is thrilled to be performing in her home county at Tatton Park this Christmas.

Jo Hooper
Jo hooper

Jo’s previous work has included cruise ships and she has worked extensively abroad. This will be Jo’s second year at Tatton Park and she is very happy to be back working at such a great event.

Jon Broni

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Jonathon started dancing when he was 13 years old at Cardwell theatre school, wanting to take his dancing more seriously, he joined the Hammond school in Chester for a 3 year level 6 diploma course in professional dance. Whilst at The Hammond, he was working for Soar Agency, performed in various showcases and won many competitions, alongside teaching at Sunshine Studios and choreographing for the Hammond TPC tour.

Since graduating, Jonathon has professionally worked with organisations such as CBBC, BBC and ITV, music videos for The Hoosiers and Deadmou5, TV appearances such as Zingzillas on CBeebies, ITV Let me entertain you and Got To Dance on Sky, he has also performed on The Royal variety show and worked alongside many big artist.

Jonathon is currently a dancer and assistant choreographer for the puppeteer musical.

Lianna Thompson

Lianna Thompson

Dancing has always been a great passion of Lianna’s from the tender age of 3. She danced at “Mariykas Dance Studios” and then went on to study and train for a further 3 years at “Phil Winstons Theatreworks”.

Fresh out of college Lianna started her professional career dancing on the Costa Cruise line traveling the Mediterranean Sea, Red Sea and the whole of Asia.  Additionally she was asked to work as the Magicians Assistant due to her size and agility and became a privileged member if the Magic Circle.

She has appeared in many theatre productions throughout the country including appearances at Her Majesty’s Theatre and the London Palladium, West End.

Her TV appearances have included Holly Oaks, Emmerdale, Coronation Street, Waterloo Road and Shameless.

Lianna thanks her family for supporting her through everything.

There’s still time to book your tickets for Manchester’s ultimate party, the Speakeasy Ball at Tatton Park!  Book online or call our booking hotline on 0844 318 3903