IAN MOWAT (Claude) trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Recent credits include: - Captain Courageous in Dames at Sea at the Union, Uncle Freddie in Bent at the Landor, Mother Superior in Nunsense A-men Arts, Derek in Acorn Antiques the Musical written and directed by Victoria Wood. Annas in Jesus Christ Superstar in Europe. In London he appeared in South Pacific at the Prince of Wales Theatre, The Mandate at The Bloomsbury Theatre, and March of the Falsettos at the Soho Poly Theatre Club.


Other work includes seasons at Theatr Clywd, Cleveland Theatre Company, Queens Hornchurch, The Wolsey Ipswich, Haymarket Leicester, The Theatre Royal Northampton and the Theatre Royal Plymouth performing in South Pacific, Godspell, The Recruiting Officer, Frederic in Pirates of Penzance, Happy in Death of a Salesman, Eric in Privates on Parade, Ghost of Christmas Past in A Christmas Carol, Oklahoma! Prince in Beauty and the Beast, Hareton Earnshaw in Wuthering Heights at the Old Fire Station Oxford. Lost Musicals season at the Barbican in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, and By Jupiter! He played Pirelli in Sweeney Todd at the Bridewell and was in Killing Rasputin also at the Bridewell. Ian has appeared in the National Tours of Oklahoma! and Evita. He took part in the premiere of Poe at Abbey Road Studios and has performed in Qatar for The Duke and Duchess of Wessex in concert.


Ian has performed his solo cabaret at Jermyn Street Theatre, Lauderdale House and The Dulwich Picture Gallery, and has produced seasons of cabaret, at the Dulwich Picture Gallery London, and at Belair House in Dulwich and a highly successful season at the the Oxo Tower on the Thames. Ian co-produced Tonight-Lola Blau, at the New End Hampstead. Ian has played Dame for three consecutive years at the Corn Exchange in Newbury as Nanny in Sleeping Beauty, Queen Gertrude in Puss in Boots, Widow Twankey in Aladdin. He is due to return to Newbury again this year as Dame in Robin Hood.