Pianist, Actress, Singer, Improviser, Teacher
Jenni is a pianist, singer, actress, teacher and improviser. After training at Rose Beuford College she worked for many years as a touring Actor-Musician and Musical Director. Now based in Newcastle, she hosts Musical Theatre Cabaret nights in Newcastle at Northern Stage, is the resident pianist for the Newcastle based School of Improv and Spontaneous Wrecks, and is a regular guest pianist with the Suggestibles and the LaughEasy,
an improvised 1920s style comedy that takes place at Prohibition Bar on the 2nd Thursday of every month. Also an actress and singer, she performs regularly on stage. As a teacher Jenni teaches drama and voice. Currently Jenni is developing a new 2 hander called Don't Guess.
Rehearsal photos from Dance City January 2020, rehearsing Don't Guess. This is a 2 hander devised piece about coercive control, currently in development.
Next performances are:
Space 6, May 16th, 7pm
Alphabetti Theatre, July 15th
These pictures are from the MA in Theatre and Performance final showcase at Live Theatre, September 27th 2019. The piece was called Mama's Cabaret and tells the stories of different women as they navigate the world of motherhood, told using cabaret style performance, live music and original song. Written and performed by Jenni Winter
These images are from Jenni's original scratch version of Mama's Cabaret, performed at Northumbria University in January 2019, written and performed by Jenni Winter
These photos are from a selection of plays Jenni has performed in. They are from 'Perfectly Ordinary' (Guildford 2018), 'Heaven Can Wait (UK tour 2002), Sweeney Todd (Elephant Tea Rooms 2016), and 'Musical Theatre Cabaret' (Prohibition Bar 2019). Please click on each image for more information