Book & Lyrics
KENNETH CLARKE (Book & Lyrics). A gifted writer, he is a lawyer and former journalist He has had readings of his plays at Southampton’s Nuffield Theatre, where he was a member of the writers’ workshop, and received the support of the Artistic Director Patrick Sandford. Kenneth is also a prolific songwriter with co-writer Richard Daniels. Their songs have been recorded by numerous artists including 1990’s diva Rozalla, and more recently Beaulah. It was a demo of one of Kenneth’s and Rich’s songs that helped secure Beaulah a recording contract with Sony. In 1994 Rich and Kenneth wrote a musical, Lonelyhearts which received a performance at the Nuffield Theatre. In 2004 Kenneth and Rich received a gold disc for their song Don’t rule me out of your life, which reached number 1 on the US New Artist Radio charts.