Mark Robert Petty
Mark Petty is a lyricist who works primarily with Barry Anderson as the songwriting team of Anderson & Petty (www.andersonandpetty.com)
Their first songbook album entitled ‘You Are Home: The Songs of Anderson & Petty’ features performances from many Broadway and West End stars including Frances Ruffelle, Cynthia Erivo, Gina Beck and Lucia Spina.
Their second album will be due in December and is a Christmas album featuring both Broadway and West End performers.
He has also collaborated with other composers, most recently the Hungarian composer Sylvester Levay (Elisabeth, Rebecca, Marie Antoinette, Mozart) and also US composer Bobby Cronin on his original musical comedy The Concrete Jungle and US composer Michael Patrick Walker (AltarBoyz, Dog & Pony)
As well as musical theatre Mark also writes mainstream pop, rock and country.
Mark also presents a radio show on The Radio Collective formerly JemmThree every Saturday and Sunday from 12pm to 2pm entitled Mark’s Midday Mixtape Side One and Side Two where he showcases his favourite songs from both stage and screen – http://www.theradiocollective.com/three.html
Mark is represented by James Beresford at Shepherd Management Limited.
Mark is a proud member of MMD (Mercury Musical Developments)
In the last few years Mark has had his work performed by the cream of the West End and Broadway including Frances Ruffelle, Megan McGinnis, Lisa O’Hare, Emma Hatton, Tam Mutu, Drew Sarich, Ben Lewis, Willemijn Verkaik, Benjamin Eakeley, Christina DeCicco, Liz Larsen, Michael Xavier, Debbie Kurup, Cynthia Erivo, Rachel Tucker, Louise Dearman, Gina Beck, Coleen Sexton, Harriet Thorpe, Kieran Brown, Lucia Spina, Nikki Renée Daniel and Mark Evans.
Check out the videos from recent concerts at The St. James Studio in London with a host of West End stars and also at 54 Below in New York where they showcased songs from ‘You Are Home’ with a host of Broadway performers.