Howard Panter & Rosemary Squire
For Trafalgar Entertainment Group
Howard Panter and Rosemary Squire built from scratch one of the world’s largest and most successful live theatre businesses – the Ambassador Theatre Group. Under their leadership, ATG became a premier international theatre owner and prolific successful global producer.
Productions and co-productions at this time included The Ruling Class starring James McAvoy, Pedro Almodovar’s Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown starring Tamsin Greig, East is East starring Jane Horrocks, Richard III starring Martin Freeman, Jersey Boys, Macbeth starring James McAvoy, The Hothouse starring Simon Russell Beale, Posh, Jumpy and Constellations (Royal Court at the Duke of York’s), Legally Blonde the Musical, Monty Python’s Spamalot, The Rocky Horror Show, South Pacific at The Barbican, Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker!, The Misanthrope starring Damian Lewis and Keira Knightley, West Side Story, Guys and Dolls starring Ewan McGregor and multi award-winning West End musical Carmen Jones.
Productions on Broadway include: The Mountaintop starring Samuel L Jackson; Exit the King starring Geoffrey Rush and Susan Sarandon and John Doyle’s Tony award-winning production of Stephen Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street.
Howard and Rosemary are now owning and operating two West End venues and producing a group of new shows in London and internationally including the Lincoln Center’s award-winning production of The King and I, at the Palladium Theatre in London, The Grinning Man musical from War Horse director Tom Morris and The Rocky Horror Show worldwide as well as commissioning a raft of new productions.