Nicholas Skilbeck

Nicholas Skilbeck is a fellow of the Royal Academy of Music.

For the National: Follies

In London's West End: as musical supervisor and musical director, Tina – The Musical, Gypsy, Sweeney Todd, Hairspray, Billy Elliot the Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Sister Act the Musical; Gypsy (re-orchestrations)

Other work in theatre includes: Mamma Mia!, Peepshow, Victoria Wood – At It Again, Kate Bush: Before the Dawn (musical supervisor and musical director), Quand la Guerre Sera Finie (composer); Travels with My Aunt (orchestrator); collaborations with Nigel Charnock, Asylum, Affairs of the Heart, Hell Bent

He is co-author of The Singing and Acting Handbook – Games and Exercises for the Performer (published by Taylor & Francis).


(Published February 2019)