Raymond Gubbay

Raymond Gubbay is an impresario who has played a hand in promoting and producing opera, ballet and classical music for over 50 years, having worked alongside some of the most prestigious classical artists of our time. In 1966 he founded Raymond Gubbay Ltd, an institution recognised as being at the forefront of the performing arts industry, which has since began to present well over 500 performances each year, including spectacular productions of the world’s most famous ballets, such as Romeo and JulietThe Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake.
Raymond Gubbay & Rob Rinder
From Yehudi Menuhin, Cab Calloway and Montserrat Caballé to Victor Borge, Andrew Lloyd Webber and the Bolshoi Ballet, Raymond Gubbay has worked with the greats over the last six decades. Starting off aged 20 in 1966 with £50 borrowed from his father the theatrical impresario became synonymous with venues including the Barbican, the Southbank Centre and the Royal Albert Hall, including his famous Christmas series. Now ‘sort of’ retired, he joins barrister and broadcaster Rob Rinder to di...