Richard Healey

Musical Director Credits:

Fame (TSE Productions, Scandinavia); Unsung Songs (John Mills Theatre), Pirates of Penzance (UK Tour, Illyria); Merman’s Apprentice (The Landor, Aria Entertainment); New Jersey Nights (UK Tour, Spirit Productions); Songs To Make You Smile (UK Festivals & International Tour, Gag Reflex); Cinderella, Robin Hood, Dick Whittington and Aladdin (Hall For Cornwall, Hiss & Boo Co.) Rhinestone Mondays (UK Tour, Mercury Theatre); Simply Cinderella (World Premiere, CURVE); Ordinary Days (European Premiere, Finborough Theatre); Cultural Olympiad Live (BBC Kent); One Night Only (Guildford Festival, Right Note Theatre Company); New Beginnings (UK Album-launch Tour, with Jonathan Eiø); A Celebrity Chef Ate My Hamster (Bridewell Theatre); Cinderella (Watersmeet Theatre, Paul Holman Associates); A Threepenny Opera (Lyric Theatre); Into the Woods, Love Story, Passion, Our House, Rent, Grand Hotel, Spend Spend Spend (New Wolsey Theatre); Follies (Theatre Royal); Emma (King’s Head Theatre & National Tour); Tess of the D’Urbervilles (New End Theatre & National Tour); The Lost Christmas (Hazlitt Theatre, Perfect Pitch); Mina Laury (Brighton Festival); 45755 (Vivian Ellis Award)

Composition Credits (original songs, lyrics & score):

Beauty & the Beast (The Playhouse Theatre); Wuthering Heights (Theatre in the Forest, Red Rose Chain); The Boy With The Cuckoo Clock Heart (Pleasance Theatre, ‘Les Enfants Terrible’ Award 2012); Christmas Comes But Once A Year..? (Hazlitt Theatre & Cameron Mackintosh Award); Aqua Springs (Hazlitt Theatre, Edinburgh Fringe & educational tour); Nana (LAMDA); Bent, Troilus & Cressida, Rock ‘n’ Roll Alice and Talking Heads (Nuffield Theatre); One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Edinburgh Fringe Festival). Additionally, he has written music for Volpone, Emma, The Canterbury Tales and Hamlet (Riverside Theatre), as well as scoring the short film, It’s In His Jeans

Richard was the Associate Musical Director for the ATG Summer Stage Experience at The Sunderland Empire, where he musically directed Oliver!, Bugsy Malone, Footloose and Fame. He was also resident at the Hazlitt Arts Centre, musically directing Working, Honk!, Seussical the Musical, Fame and The Baker’s Wife. Additional credits include Up On The Roof and West Side Story (Nuffield Theatre), Summer Holiday, The Wiz, The Wedding Singer and We Will Rock You (Spa Pavilion, Open Wide District Coastal Ltd.)