Tim Sutton

Music Director

Tim Sutton is a music director and composer for theatre and choir. Recent scores include As You Like It, Titus Andronicus and The Two Noble Kinsmen for the RSC; Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom at the National Theatre; The Omission of the Family Coleman for the Ustinov Theatre; and Alexei Sayle’s Imaginary Sandwich Bar series 1 and 2 for BBC Radio 4. He collaborated with poet Ian McMillan on the community opera Cycle Song, which won the Royal Philharmonic Society Learning and Participation Award 2012. He received the Stiles and Drewe Best Song Award in 2013. Unplugged: Winning the Clay was nominated for an RPS Award in 2011, and his carol ‘The Seven Joys’ was nominated for a British Composer Award in 2011. Music direction includes Dusty the Musical at Bath Theatre Royal; The Frogs at Jermyn Street; Just a Minute Does Panto for BBC Radio 4; Memphis at the Shaftesbury; and The Amen Corner at the National Theatre. Other theatre scores include Joe Turner’s Come and Gone at the Young Vic; The Secret Garden at West Yorkshire Playhouse; Dreamfighter at Lichfield Festival; The Bacchae for National Theatre of Scotland; As You Like It at Wyndham’s; and As You Desire Me at the Playhouse. Sutton hosts a podcast, Voice of the Musical, in which he interviews the writers of the most successful musicals of our time. He is currently writing Victory, a new musical, with playwright Juliet Gilkes-Romero, and Dance Hall. He is an Associate Member of the Inner Magic Circle.

Liverpool Empire

31 July 2019 - 17 August 2019

Oxford New Theatre

22 August 2019 - 07 September 2019

Leicester Curve

18 September 2019 - 12 October 2019

Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre

18 October 2019 - 23 November 2019

Paris La Seine Musicale

29 November 2019 - 29 December 2019

Melbourne Regent Theatre

10 January 2020 - 09 February 2020

Sydney

15 February 2020 - 15 March 2020

Perth

24 March 2020 - 12 April 2020
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