2.Performances/One Man Shows.

A selection of performances, given by John, to clubs, groups, theatres, civic halls, schools, church halls, village halls; after dinners or luncheons. Running times vary between 30 and 105 mins.

See details below

1. An Actor’s Life For Me.

A reflection on John’s life as an entertainer – from childhood to now. John has worked in all manner of disciplines – from Shakespeare to circus. Much of life as a performer is also contained in his published 2004 autobiography – “A Desire To Entertain” – obtainable as an E-Book on this site.
He has appeared on TV and Radio – made several films, danced through the streets of York, Leeds, Hull and other places and written a hundred or more songs and plays. In “An Actor’s Life For Me” – John’s story is told with music, song, memories and a large helping of fun. The show comes complete with all sound requirements and is self contained; no trailing wires or cables.
Running time can be from 60 up to 105 mins.
The moderate charges for the presentation are by arrangement – from £40.

Phone – 01262 601456
Email john.slater44@gmail.com
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2. “Going For A Song”

The desire to put words to music – or rhythm has been going on since the human race discovered language. “Going For A Song” explores the song phenomena and includes musical favourites from 20s 30s and 40s. along with memories of the performers, the writers and the era. Plus some of John’s own songs.  

John D Slater is a long service (45 years) member of British Actors’ Equity Association, holds a DBS Certificate (formerly CRB) and carries Public Liability Insurance.

The show comes complete with all sound requirements and is self contained; no trailing wires or cables.

Phone – 01262 601456

Email john.slater44@gmail.com

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3. “Putting On The Ritz.”

In the style of the “song and dance man”, John, celebrating 50 years in performing arts, performs musical favourites from 20s 30s & 40s – along with memories of some of the performers and the songwriters of the era.

The show comes complete with all sound requirements and is self contained; no trailing wires or cables.

Running time can be up to 90 mins (2 x 45 mins halves) or shorter to fit in with your requirements.

Ideal for festivals, fêtes, functions, after-dinner, after luncheon events, residential homes, promotional events, exhibitions, malls, shopping centres, conferences, etc.

Remuneration is by arrangement.

Phone – 01262 601456 Email john.slater44@gmail.com

John D Slater is a long service (45+ years) member of British Actors’ Equity Association, holds a CRB/DBS Certificate & carries Public Liability Insurance.