top of page

Tim Sutton

TimS uttion_new2021.jpeg

Tim is a musical director and composer for musical theatre and choral music.

Recent projects include Titus Andronicus and The Two Noble Kinsmen (RSC),

Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (National Theatre), and Alexei Sayle’s Imaginary Sandwich Shop, (BBC Radio 4).

He collaborated with poet Ian McMillan on the community opera Cycle Song, which won the Royal Philharmonic Society Learning & Participation Award 2012. He was the recipient of the Stiles and Drewe Best Song Award in 2013. Unplugged: Winning the Clay was nominated for an RPS Award in 2011, and his carol The Seven Joys was nominated for a British Composer Award in 2011.

Musical Direction includes The Frogs (Jermyn Street Theatre), Just a Minute Does Panto (BBC Radio 4), Memphis (Shaftesbury Theatre) and The Amen Corner (National Theatre).

Scores for theatre include Joe Turner's Come And Gone (Young Vic), The Secret Garden (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Dreamfighter (Lichfield Festival), The Bacchae (National Theatre of Scotland), As You Like It (Wyndham's), and As You Desire Me (Playhouse).  Tim hosts a podcast, Voice of the Musical, in which he interviews the writers of the most successful musicals of our time.

He is currently writing Victory, a new musical, with playwright Juliet Gilkes-Romero.  He is an Associate Member of the Inner Magic Circle.

bottom of page