for Musical Theatre
with Tim Sutton
Join the award-winning composer Tim Sutton for this fun and stimulating 3 week crash course in songwriting for musical theatre. Starting with looking at song structures, and ending with the creation of your own song, you will amaze yourself at what you can do in a few weeks!
Wednesday 7th July
Wednesday 14th July
Wednesday 21st July
Where: Wildcard Studios, 18 Balderton Street, W1K 6TG
Tim is an award-winning composer and musical director. He has worked extensively with the National Theatre, Royal Shakespeare Company, National Theatre of Scotland, Young Vic, Almeida Theatre, China Plate and Sonia Friedman Productions.
Music includes The Omission of the Family Coleman (Ustinov, Bath), As You Like It and Titus Andronicus (RSC), Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (NT), Alexei Sayle’s Imaginary Sandwich Bar Series 1, 2 & 3, The Absence of Normal, The Now Show and John Finnemore’s Souvenir Programme (BBC Radio 4). Upcoming shows include Daddy (Almeida).
Other scores for theatre include The Secret Garden (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Dreamfighter (Lichfield Festival), The Bacchae (NToS), As You Like It (Wyndham’s) and As You Desire Me (Playhouse).
His community opera Cycle Song won the Royal Philharmonic Society Learning & Participation Award 2012. He is twice recipient of the Stiles and Drewe Best Song Award, and won the Vivian Ellis Prize for Best Musical for Beauty and the Beast.
At Wildcard we believe everyone should have the chance to be creative. We want all our courses to be as open and inclusive as possible to anyone that wants to take part. We are aware that the cost of workshops and regular training is a key barrier in our industry for many people.
With this in mind, we are pleased to be able to offer 2 free places on each course.
If you are interested, please fill in this form where you can tell us a bit about yourself and let us know which course you are interested in:
Bursary places will be offered out no later than 2 weeks before the course begins.
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