Workshop Leader

Jeremy Sams is a director, lyricist, translator, book writer and composer.  


His directing credits include The Wizard of Oz (West End, Toronto, US & Worldwide tour), The Sound of Music (West End, Toronto, Japan, UK tour), Jason Robert Brown’s 13 (Broadway), The King and I (Royal Albert Hall), Spend Spend Spend (West End & UK tour), Passion (West End), Noises Off (NT, West End & Broadway), as well as operas at the Metropolitan Opera New York and elsewhere.  


His opera translations have been performed at the ENO, Covent Garden and The Met, among others.


His book and new lyrics for The Enchanted Island was devised for and performed at the Metropolitan Opera.  He also wrote the book for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, which has played in the West End and on Broadway.  His lyrics for Amour received a Tony nomination.


He is a BAFTA and Ivor Novello Award winning composer of film, TV and theatre music. 

Supported by Mercury Musical Developments

Supported by the PRS for Music Foundation

Supported by the Noel Coward Foundation

supported by the Binks Trust


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