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Paul Herbert

Composer, Musical Director


Nick Quinn

Paul is a Musical Supervisor/Director, Composer, Orchestrator, and Vocal Coach, and Associate Musical Director for Perfect Pitch.

Credits include:

PIECES OF STRING Mercury Theatre 2018 Musical Director
THE JUNGLE BOOK UK Tour 2018 Orchestrator/Musical Supervisor
SON OF A PREACHER MAN UK Tour 2017/18 Orchestrator/Musical Supervisor
ADRIAN MOLE The Menier Chocolate Factory 2017 Orchestrator
THE LITTLE BEASTS The Other Palace 2017 Orchestrator/Musical Supervisor
9 TO 5 The Bridewell 2017 Musical Director
THE WIPERS TIMES The Arts Theatre 2017 Musical Director
LIA’S GUIDE TO WINNING THE LOTTERY UCLAN 2017 Composer/Orchestrator/Musical Director
ANNIE GET YOUR GUN Sheffield Crucible 2016/17 Orchestrator/Musical Director
ANNA JANE CASEY IN CABARET The Studio Theatre – Sheffield Crucible 2017 Musical Director/Arranger
THE WIPERS TIMES The Watermill/UK Tour 2016 Musical Director
VAUDEVILLAINS Edinburgh Festival 2016 Musical Director
THE DONKEY SHOW Proud Camden 2016 Musical Director
BERNARDA ALBA Unicorn Theatre 2016 Musical Director
BEYOND THE FENCE Sky Arts 2016 Musical Supervisor
THE LIFE The English Theatre Frankfurt 2015 Musical Supervisor
FALLEN ANGELS Salisbury Playhouse 2015 Composer
OLIVER! The Watermill 2015 Orchestrator/Musical Supervisor/Orchestrator
ANNA JANE CASEY IN CABARET Cadogan Hall 2015 Musical Director and Arranger
ADRIAN MOLE The Curve Theatre 2015 Musical Supervisor/Orchestrator
SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER UK Tour 2014/15 Musical Supervisor
HAMLET The Watermill Theatre 2014 Composer
A BUNCH OF AMATEURS The Watermill Theatre 2014 Composer/Musical Director
SENSE AND SENSIBILITY The Watermill Theatre 2014 Composer
SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER The English Theatre Frankfurt 2013 Musical Supervisor/Orchestrator
AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS by Piers Chater-Robinson 2013 Orchestrator
THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK The Watermill Theatre 2013 Musical Supervisor/Orchestrator
LIA’S GUIDE TO WINNING THE LOTTERY The Bridewell Theatre 2013 Composer/Orchestrator
RADIO TIMES Actor/Musician Production, UK Tour 2012 Musical Director (Monty) Orchestrator
THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE The Watermill Theatre 2012 Musical Supervisor/Orchestrator
NO SLEEP FOR THE HAUNTED The Lowry 2012 Musical Director
DESIGN FOR LIVING Salisbury Playhouse 2012 Composer
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Watford Palace Theatre 2011 Musical Director
ANNA JANE CASEY IN CABARET The Pheasantry 2011 Musical Director and Arranger
RADIO TIMES The Watermill Theatre 2011 Musical Director/Orchestrator
SOPHIA RAGAVELAS IN CABARET Delfont Rooms 2011 Musical Director and Arranger
THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS by Piers Chater-Robinson 2011 Orchestrator
THE GREAT BRITISH MUSICAL for Perfect Pitch, featuring Alfie Boe & Stephen Fry Criterion Theatre 2011 Musical Director/Orchestrator
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM for Shakespeare 4 Kidz Dubai/Bahrain & UK Tour 2011 Musical Director
THE LAST FIVE YEARS Theatre Severn Shrewsbury 2011 Musical Director
THE PERFECT WIFE ROADSHOW UK Regional Tour 2010 Musical Director (Hans) Composer
ALADDIN Salisbury Playhouse 2010 Musical Supervisor/Composer
DAISY PULLS IT OFF Watermill Theatre 2010 Musical Director/Orchestrator
JET SET GO for Josef Weinberger 2010 Orchestrator
THE PERFECT PITCH SONGBOOK for Perfect Pitch Ltd 2010 Piano Arrangements and Musical Supervisor
CINDERELLA Salisbury Playhouse 2009 Musical Director/Composer
THROUGH THE DOOR Trafalgar Studios 1 2009 Musical Director/Orchestrator
THE RIPPER New Players Theatre 2009 Musical Director
LOVEPIK directed by Charles Harris (Short Film) 2009 Composer
THE RIPPER The New Players Theatre 2009 Composer
HEALTH AND STACEY Edinburgh Festival/ UK Tour 2008/9 Composer
PERFECT PITCH IN CONCERT Featuring Kerry Ellis Edinburgh Festival 2008 Musical Director/Orchestrator
SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD for Theatrespot Edinburgh Festival 2007 Musical Director


Paul has worked as musical supervisor for the following workshops of new musicals
PIECES OF STRING by Gus Gowland 2016
LIA’S GUIDE TO WINNING THE LOTTERY By Keren David and Paul Herbert 2016/17
A WARNING TO THE CURIOUS by Geoff Page 2014 Dir – Roger Haines
THE HOUSE OF MIRRORS AND HEARTS by Eamonn O’Dwyer and Robert Gilbert 2014 Dir – Ryan McBryde
FLIPPED OUT by John Victor and Lesley Ross 2013 Dir – Ryan McBryde
DANGEROUS DAUGHTERS by Annemarie Lewis Thomas and Nick Stimson 2013
SEX AND THE VILLAGE by Susannah Pearce and Rebecca Applin 2012
BACK TO REALITY by Philippa Waller 2012
GIRLFRIENDS by Laurence Mark Wythe 2011

Call Nick to discuss Paul or other Composers & Musical Directors

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