David Essex has been writing and performing professionally for nearly 40 years, after rising to fame in 1971 starring as Jesus in the original West End production of Godspell. Since then he has starred in musicals including Evita, Mutiny! and Aspects of Love. His film credits include That'll Be the Day and Silver Dream Racer and he has released a number of top-selling albums, including Rock On! (1973) and All the Fun of the Fair (1975), which is also the title of his new musical, touring nationally until May 2009.
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