Chris Ritchie is a Singer, Actor and Director / Choreographer, and is co-director of All Seasons Productions Ltd. Chris has a background in entertainment and the hospitality industry, Chris also created The All Seasons concept and has formed the company along with Simon Duffill.
Chris began working as a professional entertainer at just 19 years of age, having already run (and sold!) two successful businesses, one in web-design and production, and the other a live music venue in his home town of Weston-super-Mare.
His first position as an entertainer at a large Devon holiday village quickly led to his promotion to management. Several seasons working his way up through the ranks led to him becoming lead vocalist with one of the UK’s largest entertainment agencies.
With this experience, a new adventure was just around the corner and Chris embarked on a European tour with a vocal group that performed at top class venues, including those of Thomas Cook, Thomson Holidays and Protur Hotels.
Chris is also a Casting Director and actor for murder mystery events company Country House Murder Mysteries, touring the UK with live-action productions for corporate and private clients, including Lloyds Bank, Coutts, Nokia UK, AXA and Best Western Hotels.
Simon is a Coach, Producer, Director and Singer based in the west of England. He is one of the Directors of All Seasons Productions Ltd and a Partner with Encore Pro Productions. From his studio in Weston-super-Mare he works with Singers and other creatives in all fields of entertainment including Theatre Shows, Cabaret, Corporate Entertainment, Opera and Commercial Music.
Simon trained in voice at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. Having completed his studies in Voice, he was then accepted on a scholarship to the Musical Theatre post-graduate course at the prestigious Royal Academy of Music. He has played many professional theatre roles around the UK and Europe.
He is currently one of the three ‘Rascals’ with the Swinging Rascals Swing Show which tours venues throughout the country and as well as working on Cruise Ships, and venues in Europe.
Simon has spent the last 17 years coaching clients in voice from the entertainment and business industries.He is a vocal consultant for New Generation Music near Bristol. Since then he has worked with singers in contemporary voice including Rap Artists, R & B Singers, Musical Theatre and Rock working both in his own studio and commercial studios around the UK.
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