Lunchtime Concert 13/02/2015
Emma James provided us with a varied and entertaining programme of songs.
Emma ‘s home town is Blackpool where she followed in her mother’s footsteps as a professional entertainer.
Her first season was on the South Pier at Blackpool singing and dancing in the Frank Carson Laughter Show.
She has performed in a host of summer season shows alongside some of UK’S top artists including Ken Dodd, JimDavidson and the Grumbleweeds.
Emma is a versatile pantomime principal and has appeared in a variety of roles including Aladdin and Cinderella.She worked for 5 years as the singer in the Big Top Show at Chessington World of Adventures.
She had Christmas contracts with Chipperfields Circus at the Point in Dublin and with Gerry Cottle’s Circus at Wembley and the Roundhouse Theatre Camden. Emma toured for 6 years in the Cottle and Austen Electric Circus as Singer Presenter .
Emma particularly enjoys Cabaret . She has appeared in venues all over the UK including the Grosvenor House Hotel, Langham Hilton, and the Belfry.
For two years she was resident cabaret artist with Page and Moy cruises on the Ocean Majesty and Bolero cruise ships and went on to headline her own show for P&O Cruises on the Oceana and Artemis cruise ships.
Emma has also appeared in Cabaret for many American audiences receiving wide acclaim for her performance.