Creators


Music and Lyrics - Stephen Schwartz
Scores include Godspell, Pippin and the Bakers Wife. Lyricist on the Disney Film Pocahontas. He wrote the score for the recent Dreamworks animated film 'The Prince of Eqypt'. Varese Sarabande have recently released 'The Stephen Schwartz Album' - go buy it, it is excellent : )

Book - John Caird
Director of the RSC's Nicholas Nickelby and Les Miserables. He has been involved with a newmusicalversion of Jane Eyre for a few years, having written the book and directed the show. Jane Eyre was recently on Broadway

Production Designer - John Napier
What hasn't this man designed !! Cats, Starlight, Les Miserables, Miss Saigon, Sunset Boulevard and the film Hook. In the past couple of years his creations have included Jane Eyre and the new Martin Guerre recently on tour in the UK and the US. His most recent design is for the National Theatre revival od South Pacific. Undoubtedly one of the best production designers around.

Lighting - David Hersey
Miss Saigon, Les Miserables, Metropolis, Cats, Martin Guerre.

Choreography - Matthew Bourne
COE was Matthew's first west end show and now he is well known for his ballets with 'Productions in Motion Pictures', the all male Swan Lake and his new version of Cinderella set in the Blitz. His new verisionof Carmen called 'The Car Man' is currently playing London. He recently choreographed the new productions of My Fair Lady and South Pacific at the National Theatre

Costumes- Richard Sharples
COE was Richards first west end show and what magnificent and imaginative costumes he designed.

Orchestration - David Cullen
David has orchestrated nearly all Andrew Lloyd Webbers shows .

Sound - Andrew Bruce and Bobby Aitkin
Andrew's credits include the original West End productions of Song and Dance, Abbacadabra, Little Me, Chess, Follies, Into the Woods, Children of Eden, City of Angels, Martin Guerre, The Fix, the West End revival of Hair, the UK tour of Cats and all world-wide productions of Miss Saigon. He has also designed the UK tours of Les MisÚrables, Martin Guerre and Oliver. In 1998 Andrew celebrated Autograph's 25th anniversary and was also involved, as sound designer, on Cameron Mackintosh's 30th anniversary celebration, entitled Hey Mr Producer!. His latest designs include Mamma Mia!, Witches of Eastwick & The Secret Garden.

Production Musical Director - David Firman

Associate Musical Director - Mark Warman

Associate Designer - Paul Ghirardani

Director - John Caird

Associate Director - Gregory Doran

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