Andy Rudge - Managing Director
Andy is an experienced agent handling corporate and private clients for Creation Worldwide Ltd., yet his approachable, no nonsense management style has been the cornerstone of the company's recent exceptional success.
Some of the companies Andy has worked for include Tesco, ASDA, Sainsbury's, SAGA Cruises, P&O, Fred. Olsen Cruises, Island Cruises, Thomson Holidays and Cruises, Airtours International Sun Cruises, First Choice Cruises, Warner’s Hotels, Grand Hotels, Rotary Clubs all over the UK, Round Table, Numerous Rugby, Football, Cricket, Bowls, Tennis, Athletic, Rowing, Yacht and social clubs and many more.
Also a great act in his own right, Andy was described by The Stage newspaper as being one of the finest comedy entertainers in the U.K. today.
Andy is one of the United Kingdom's most respected and sought after comedians. He has won several awards including "Entertainer of the Year" and "Whitbread Breweries' Comedy Act of the Year." Andy is one of that rare breed of comedians able to adapt his show to any audience. His enthusiasm for comedy and entertainment is second to none. He has worked in all four corners of the globe and aboard some of the world's most luxurious cruise ships, achieving some of the highest scores for a comedian ever. It is no wonder Andy's diary is constantly full and he has a loyal and devoted fan base.
Andy is one of the most sought after comedians for the Cruise, After Dinner and Corporate Markets. With refreshingly funny and topical material Andy has entertained on some of the finest cruise ships in the world. One cruise director wrote "Some comedians have the audiences eating out the palm of their hand, Andy has taken them for a 5 course dinner!!"
A firm favourite on the after dinner circuit Andy gives them something different. Andy has recently appeared at dinners with Tommy Docherty, Alan Brazil, Steve Perryman, Tony Cottee, Norman Hunter, Mike Cowen, Norman Whiteside, Tommy Smith and many many more. Former England and Spurs Captain Steve Perryman said, "So funny... without a doubt the best we've had!"
Richard Sykes - Creative Director
Richard is a hugely experienced performer and presenter. He's amassed a large following while appearing as a top scoring Cruise Director for Thomson Cruises and Cruise and Maritime Voyages.
He was featured on a BBC documentary examining the use of Guest Acts on cruise ships; memorably firing a comic for not meeting his standards. He is renowned as a demanding and exceptional Cruise Director and is always in high demand.
Recently, he appeared as Buddy in The Buddy Holly Story, Arthur Wicksteed in Habeas Corpus and Daryl Van Horne in The Witches of Eastwick. His cabaret tributes include Jerry Lee Lewis, Elton John, Neil Sedaka, Victoria Wood and Barry Manilow. He's written musicals, plays, murder mysteries and songs. Richard is also a fully qualified Graphic Designer with a degree in English and Music. He also holds qualifications in Spoken English. Whilst cruising he has starred in diverse shows from Music Hall to Queen and from Disney to Deck parties. Anyone who has met Richard would agree that he is a unique and vibrant personality.
Angela Rudge - Operations Director UK
Angela's background is the world of fashion. She has produced fashion shows for many clients including Select, Playtex, Triumph, Dorothy Perkins, Gossard and many more. During the 1980's Angela co-produced shows with husband Andy featuring artists such as Danny La Rue, Bobby Davro, Bob Monkhouse as well as promoting local talent.
Harrison Wood - Musical Director
Harrison is one of the finest bass guitar players in the country. Having played for numerous artistes and musical theatre shows, Harrison has also played on many film scores and recording sessions. He a member of the award-winning 'Beats and Pieces' big band.
Harrison's tenacity and perfectionism has gained him a superb reputation and contracts with high profile clients. He is the newest, youngest - but an integral - part of the Creation Worldwide management team.