The Constitution of the Royal Variety Charity details that our annual fundraising event, the Royal Variety Performance, is organised and conducted exclusively by the Hon. Life-President and elected Chairman of the charity, currently Laurie Mansfield and Giles Cooper.
This includes television & production contracts, staging, ticketing, the hosting of the Royal guests of honour etc.
Should you wish to contact Giles Cooper or Laurie Mansfield regarding the Royal Variety Performance, please contact:
Peter Hinton, PA to Giles Cooper
020 8898 8164 (ext 210) Email
Katie Boland, Events Co-Ordinator
020 8898 8164 (ext 202) Email
ROYAL VARIETY PERFORMANCE - PRODUCTION
Life-President (honorary): Laurie Mansfield, Chairman (elected): Giles Cooper
Production and television broadcast by ITV Studios (nb the ITV Production team can change year-to-year): 2019:- Fiona Clark, Lawrie Jordan, Richard Valentine, Peter Davey, Amanda George, Anthony Van Laast, Kevin Duff, Dave Davey, Mark Wagman.
The Royal Variety Performance has been presented annually since 1912 in aid of the Royal Variety Charity of which Her Majesty The Queen is sole Patron.
Life-President Laurie Mansfield and Chairman Giles Cooper welcome HRH The Prince of Wales to the London Palladium at the Royal Variety Performance 2013
Life-President Laurie Mansfield & Chairman Giles Cooper with ITV Creative Director Lee Connolly, on the stage of the Royal Albert Hall at the conclusion of the Royal Variety Performance 2015
Chairman Giles Cooper and ITV Senior Producer Lee Connolly on the stage of the London Palladium at the conclusion of the Royal Variety Performance 2013