Runaway Entertainment

Runaway Entertainment is a theatrical development company which specialises in the acquisition of titles, the commissioning of new work and the development of productions for the stage

Founded by double Emmy award winner Charlie Parsons and Olivier award winning producer Tristan Baker, Runaway Entertainment is at the forefront of developing new and groundbreaking work for the theatre industry

Tristan is an Olivier award-winning theatre producer.

He most recently produced E. Nesbit’s classic THE RAILWAY CHILDREN live on the former Eurostar platforms at Waterloo Station with a real steam train. This production also ran for an extended season in Toronto.

He also co-produces FOOTLOOSE The Musical which has so far completed five UK tours, two West End seasons at the Novello and Playhouse Theatres and its first international season in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Tristan co-produced NEVER FORGET the musical based on the songs of TAKE THAT which completed two major UK national tours and a run at the Savoy Theatre in London’s West End.

His other productions include Bad Girls at the Garrick Theatre, the UK tour of the multi-award winning Broadway and West End production of Kiss Me Kate, a UK tour of Love Shack and the UK tour of the classic musical Calamity Jane and its subsequent season at the Shaftesbury Theatre in the West End.


Suite 101
72 Great Titchfield Street

Tel 0207 580 1131