Off West End nominee for best Female Performer. A West End performer with a top class cabaret act and party set.
Joanna was just perfect for my mums party. We had over 70 people attending of all ages and everyone thought Joanna was great and her repertoire is vast with a performance that is second to none. I would highly recommend Joanna for any event were you want a professional friendly performer.
JOANNA LEE Jo has played leading roles in many West End shows including Pepper in ANNIE at the Victoria Palace, Ensemble and Eponine in LES MISERABLES at the Palace, Sue in A SLICE OF SATURDAY NIGHT at the Arts, Sarah in VIVA ESPANA at the Arts, THE ROYAL VARIETY SHOW at the Coliseum and the LES MISERABLES concert at the Albert Hall. On National Tour, she’s played Mavis in HOT STUFF, Columbia in ROCKY HORROR SHOW, Miss Glow-worm in JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, Ruby in ROCK HARD and Jeanie in HAIR. Other major productions include OLIVER, DIVA FEVER, ABIGAIL’S PARTY, GREASE, THE BEGGARS OPERA, THE ADVENTURES OF MR. TOAD, LUST, LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD, THE PROVOK’D WIFE, WHAT THE BUTLER SAW and 84 CHARING CROSS ROAD. On TV and film, she can be seen in STRANGE BUT TRUE, THE BILL, KEEPING MUM, GOLDENEYE, JOINT ACCOUNT and REVOLUTION. Jo has now branched out into the cabaret world. She was a founder member of the successful cabaret acts THE CORSETTES and GIRLS WHO WEAR GLASSES and was proud to perform her one woman show at Pizza on the Park, the Millfield Theatre and Greenwich Theatre. Having also appeared in THE SPIRIT OF THE MUSICALS, 20th CENTURY MUSICALS, PUTTING ON THE RITZ, WEST END TO BROADWAY and regularly at the Theatre Royal Lincoln in SHOWSTOPPERS, Jo was inspired to form her own duo, DROP DEAD DIVAS, who specialise in musical theatre songs. Jo has also done 3 national tours with Alvin Stardust in Rocking Around the Christmas Tree, and is the lead vocalist in the popular 60s band Ready Steady Go! Although having a background in musical theatre, her versatility brings a “bit of everything” to her solo gigs. You can expect to hear showtunes, pop, rock, soul, jazz , favourites from the 60s, 70s and 80s and popular standards. Everything performed with an edge of theatricality! Recent clients and venues include: Saudi Billionaires Walid and Christina Jusffali – Private Party Pizza on the Park – Knightsbridge – One Woman Show Girton Golf Club – Cambridge – Cabaret dinner and dance Jardine’s Bistro – Wivenhoe – Themed 1920s and 1930s evenings The Duck – Newney Green – New Years Eve for 4 years Lincoln Castle – Big band swing event Mallory Court Hotel – Cabaret, dinner and dance Greenwich Theatre – One Woman Show Millfield Theatre – One Woman Show Crondon Park Golf Club – Chelmsford – Wedding entertainment Marconi Club – Chelmsford – Charity Ball Waltham Forest Council – Outdoor Summer and Christmas events Essex on Tour – Cabaret Show in many venues around Essex Inntel Ltd -Lord’s Cricket Ground – Annual Ball Bungay Castle – Cabaret Show Ellesborough Golf Club – Cabaret, dinner and dance Greenwoods Hotel – Stock – Private Party Bongow – Kelvedon Hatch – Private Party Ivy Hill Hotel – Margaretting – Private Party Regents Park Barracks – Annual ball Hylands House – Chelmsford – Private Party Stock Common – WW1 Commemoration day Colchester Arts Theatre – Tarantino Evenng Napps Pharmaceuticals – Annual Ball Zenz Restaurant – Christmas party Walthamstow Theatre – Christmas Cabaret Show BG Children’s Christmas Party Chingford Assembly Halls – Senior Citizens’s Christmas Cabaret Botley Farmhouse – New Year’s Eve Dyke Golf Club – Christmas Party Hutton Masonic Lodge – Ladies Night Hadleigh Masonic Lodge – Ladies Night Seaton Masonic Lodge – Ladies Night Westcliff Casino – Vegas Night Old Chelmsfordians – Charity Event Guild Hall Thaxted – Private Party Braintree Conservative Club – Private Party Crabtrees Bar – Musical Theatre Night The Secret Garden – Chelmsford – Cabaret/jazz night New London Theatre – National Cats Convention …and many more private functions, weddings, concerts and theatre events. With a background in Musical Theatre playing leading roles in the West End and nationally in productions such as Les Miserables, Oliver, Annie, Rocky Horror Show, Grease, Hot Stuff, Hair and A Slice of Saturday Night, Joanna has now moved into the world of entertainment and has a vast amount of experience performing her one woman Cabaret Show at events and venues such as Golf Clubs, Ladies Nights, Hotels, Weddings, Private Parties, Corporate Events, Care Homes and Charity Balls. With a repertoire that spans Musical Theatre, jazz, swing, WW2. Motown, 70s/80s, Soul, Rock and Pop her shows promise to provide scintillating West End style entertainment for all ages. Including a lot of audience participation, everything is performed in a fun, informal manner but with jaw dropping "'sock it to 'em" professional style. Not only can she offer a sassy, old fashioned cabaret act but also a floor filling disco set.
REPERTOIRE JAZZ, SWING AND OLDIES At Last Fever I just want to make love to you Cheek to Cheek That Ole Devil Called Love That’s Amore Mad about the Boy Get Happy Ain’t Misbehaving I Only Have Eyes for you Don’t’ Know Why Spooky Making Whoopee Paper Moon Putting on the Ritz Smile Cry Me a River Anything Goes Bewitched My Funny Valentine My Man Every Time We Say Goodbye Feeling Good Fly Me to the Moon I Can’t give you anything but love In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning Moondance Lullaby of Broadway Diamonds are a girl’s best friend Sway They Can’t Take That Away From Me When October Goes Sunny Side of the Street Minnie The Moocher Taking a Chance on Love Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Judy Garland Medley George Gershwin Medley Everybody Wants to be a Cat King of the Swingers He’s a Tramp Bare Necessities The Man I Love Dream a Little Dream of Me You Make Me Feel So Young New York New York Let There Be Love Every Time We Say Goodbye A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square King of the Swingers We’ll meet again White Cliffs of Dover Long way to Tipperary Whatever will be will be BALLADS Thinking Out Loud Get Here Make You Feel My Love Move Closer Time After Time Nobody Does it Better Natural Woman Crazy You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me You’re My World Total Eclipse of the Heart Evergreen Fields of Gold I Can’t Help Falling in Love With You Your Song (Ellie Goulding) Close To You I Can’t Make You Love Me The Greatest Love of all Will You Still Love me Tomorrow Where the boys are Somewhere Only We Know The Man That Got Away When I Fall in love Hallelujah Chasing Pavements Someone Like You Skyfall Diamonds are Forever I’ll be there Eternal Flame Empire State of Mind You’ve got a friend MUSICAL THEATRE All that Jazz Cabaret Maybe This Time On My Own I Dreamed a Dream Memory If They Could See Me Now Don’t Rain on my Parade Everything’s Coming Up Roses The Winner Takes It all Mamma Mia Abba Medley I’m Just a girl who Cain’t Say No Somebody to Love There Are Worse Things I Could Do Hopelessly Devoted to You Fame Waterloo Don’t’ Cry For Me Argentina What I did for Love I don’t know how to love him I could have danced all night Wouldn’t it be Luverly Broadway Baby I Know Him So Well Defying Gravity Tomorrow Send in the Clowns You’re the one that I want The Time Warp Oliver Medley Hey Big Spender Razzle Dazzle Can’t Help Loving Dat Man Macavity One One Night Only Somewhere that’s Green Take That Look off your face Tell Me on a Sunday Unexpected Song Can You Feel the Love Tonight Circle of Life When You’re Good to Mama We are the Champions Luck Be a Lady Let it Go Supercalafragilistic Edelweiss Part of Your World My Favourite Things And I’m Telling You I’m Not Going As Long As He Needs Me Any Dream Will Do There’s no business like show business Another Hundred People Time heals everything Not While I’m around Me and My Girl medley Hello Dolly Sunrise Sunset Matchmaker Nothing Somewhere Over the Rainbow MID/UP TEMPO Say a Little Prayer Rolling in the Deep Happy Uptown Funk I Will Survive Walking on Sunshine My Guy Amarillo It’s Raining Men Dancing Queen Don’t Stop Me Now The Twist The Locomotion I Saw Her Standing There Suddenly I See Walk on By I Feel the Earth Move Build Me Up Buttercup Downtown I Feel Like a Woman 9 to 5 River Deep Mountain High Respect Think Dancing in the Street Son of a Preacher Man I only wanna be with you It’s in his Kiss Money money money Get Ready Black is black Valerie Mercy Crazy Little Thing Called Love Blue Suede Shoes Shout Reach for the Stars Be My Little Baby Thank you for the music Let’s hear it for the boy Reet Petite Can’t take my eyes off of you Proud Mary That’ll be the day It’s My Party Stop in the name of love Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Can’t Hurry Love Don’t Stop Believing Band of Gold Why do fools fall in love Hard day’s night Hey Jude Edge of Glory I’m in the mood for dancing I Want You Back We are the Champions Flashdance Something tells me It might as well rain until September I got the Music in Me Waterloo CHRISTMAS SONGS I wish it could be Christmas Merry Christmas Everyone White Christmas Santa Baby The Man with the Bag Winter Wonderland Let it Snow Cool Yule Rocking Around the Xmas tree Merry Christmas Everybody Santa Claus is Coming to Town Silent Night Sleigh Ride All I want for Christmas is you The Christmas Song Last Christmas I gave you my heart Frosty the snowman Jingle Bells
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