Nick Player is a pro upright and electric bassist originally from Burnham on Crouch, Essex.
His early career was spent both abroad and aboard some of the most glamorous cruise ships in the world, where he spent five years as both a guest entertainer and resident musician.
Having worked on numerous musical theatre tours throughout the UK and Europe, in 2006 he was nominated for a Kenneth More Award for his role as Buddy in Buddy, The Buddy Holly Story.
Theatre credits include: Buddy, The Buddy Holly Story, The Roy Orbison Story, Buddy Holly & The Cricketers, The English Rock and Roll Orchestra, Life Could Be A Dream, Tommy, Rockin’ On Heavens Door, Rock ‘n’ Roll Paradise, Spamalot, Dreamgirls & The Rocky Horror Show.
Nick is current on tour with a variety of theatre shows including Rich Halls Comedy Hoedown and Buddy Holly and The Cricketers.
On stage Nick uses an original Engelhardt Swingmaster upright bass and a custom made Greenboy bass cabinet kindly supplied by Tricky Audio.
Nick Player tour dates listed on Ents24.com since Apr 2019.
Official website nickplayer.com
Nick Player image © Allsorts Photography