"he flashes his wit and bares his soul - Scotland's queer music sensation"
- Alan Cumming
"special kind of of talent"
- Lorraine McIntosh (Deacon Blue)
"his music will make you believe in true love and heartbreak"
"every shade of fabulous"
- Billie Ray Martin
Colin Ross Waterson trained in music at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (junior programme) and musical theatre at London Studio Centre. He was a member of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (youth ensemble) and made his professional debut––aged thirteen––in Benjamin Britten's 'Death in Venice' with Scottish Opera.
He has written both music and lyrics for upcoming new musical 'A Second Chance', produced by Raw Material. Other current projects include: 'The Two Susans' (music / lyrics)'; 'Tristate' (music / sound design); and 'Sensoring Sound' (sound design).
Colin worked as a contemporary dancer for many years, perfoming work by Janet Smith, Bunty Matthais, Ian Spink, Quinny Sacks, Aletta Collins, Richard Alston, Siobhan Davies, Darshan Singh-Bhuller and Alex Reynolds.
He also performed in Matthew Bourne's original, TONY and Olivier-winning productions of 'Swan Lake', 'Cinderella' and 'Highland Fling' (West End, LA, various tours and Broadway).
He lives in the Scottish countryside but originally hails from Glasgow.
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