BIOGRAPHY

Anna Scott is a multi-talented Parisienne Vocalist, songwriter, performer and dancer. She was born and raised in Paris of her two opera singing parents. Anna started to perform at the age of 3 and has never stopped since.

 

Her music crosses over various genres, Americana, early jazz, swing, rock ‘n’ roll, and soul. Anna has developed a rich and quirky vocal world, with a vibrant and positive personality. Classically trained as a child in both singing and dance, Anna soon moved on to jazz and tap. Her passion for the cinema also provides her with inspiration along with the diversity of encounters that have punctuated her career.

 

Anna’s powerful and soul-stirring voice, develops a wide array of tones and colours, serving melodies that keep in your mind. Among Anna’s Influences are Patsy Cline, Judy Garland, Etta James, Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ute Lemper, Tina Turner, Barbra Streisand.


Anna now lives in London, where she regularly performs in various London’s venues and clubs featuring her own stunning original songs, and her unique interpretation of classic songs both modern, and retro. Her repertoire covers songs from early 20’s blues and jazz, to soul and funk. Anna has performed at Home House, Alberts Club, Pizza Express, Green Note, Ronnie Scott Upstairs, Royal Opera House as well as in France : Festival d’Avignon OFF, Théâtre Darius Milhaud, and many others.

In 2012, in collaboration with Fabien Ruiz (Tap dancer and Choreographer, 'The Artist') and the company Opera Autrement, Anna created for the Festival
d'Avignon, the solo musical 'Swing Baby Swing'. After performing the show for 2 years in France, Anna moved to London in August 2014 to work on the English
adaptation with Bruce Alexander. 

Quotes:
'Swing Baby Swing' is a dynamic dance inviting audiences to experience the life of a starry-eyed girl trapped in a hectic world of her own making. Annas performance is endearing, humorous, sexy and unhinged... an ultimately rewarding, intimate experience. Sabrina Manning, Author BBC


“Anna Scott is a rare artist, ‘à l’américaine’” Fabien RUIZ, choreographer « The Artist»


'A rising star, this young singer, dancer, actress has all the gifts' Zurban, « A Ticket To Broadway »


“A delicious show ! Anna Scott, an attractive, modern, natural, multi-talented young woman. Excellent actress, superb voice and a first class tap dancer. A lively, gay, straightforward, touching performance to be consumed without moderation. One leaves with a sparkle in one’s eyes and the desire to ‘Swing’. Don’t miss this show that will lighten your souls in these difficult
times... An excellent artist; creative, courageous and humble. A rarity!” Floriane Blitz, ex-dancer, Maurice Béjart Company.