2024 UK Musical Theatre Conference Attendees

Please see below for the list of attendees for this years UK Musical Theatre Conference.

First name Last name Job Title or Industry Discipline Organisation name Pronouns
Jo Adams Producer
Chisara Agor Composer, Writer, Performer she/they
Naomi Alexander Producer She/Her
Shogo Amo Thatre maker, Director and Actor Mx
Mark Anderson Lyricist He/Him
Becky Applin Composer, Author, Researcher She/her
Vicky Arlidge Composer
Tom Arnold Composer, Arranger and Musical Director he/him
Tania Azevedo Director/Dramaturg she/her
Richard Baker Composer
Glerren Bangalan Student Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Louis Barabbas Composer-Lyricist He/Him
Julia Barry Executive Director Sherman Theatre She/Her
Neil Bastian Writer he/him
Thomas Bay Artistic Director/Creative Producer Fredericia Musicalteater He/His/Him
Antonia Beck Senior Producer: Artist Development The Lowry she/her
Alex Beetschen Composer/Musical Director He/Him
Jordana Belaiche Writer Any
Ed Bell Composer/Lyricist he/him
Joanne Benjamin Executive General Manager Trafalgar Theatre Productions Ltd
Sofi Berenger Producer Kings Head Theatre / Metal Rabbit Productions She/Her
Jessie Berman Business & Creative Development Stiles + Drewe She/they
Sâmir Bhamra Director He/Him
Jodi Bird Musical Theatre Performer
Karen Bishko Writer/Songwriter She
Joly Black Training as Producer Studying at University of York he/him
Beth Blatt Writer
Olivia Bloom Actress & Writer She/Her
Lily Blundell Composer/MD
Derek Bond Director / Writer Freelance He / Him
Liz Botros The Mackintosh Foundation she/her
Mickey-Jo Boucher Critic / Influencer MickeyJoTheatre he/him
Ian Bowkett Videographer he/him
Norman Bowman Writer/Actor/Producer Lovechild Productions
Meredith Braun Programme Coordinator University of Chichester
Eddie Brett Lyricist
Millie Brierley Senior Producer Marlowe Theatre she/her
David Brownlee Data Culture Change
Lia Buddle Executive Director Timelapse She/her
Matthew Bugg Lecturer Leeds Conservatoire of Music he/him
Nica Burns NIMAX she/her
David Byrne Artistic Director Royal Court he/him
Finlay Carroll New Musical Theatre Coordinator Birmingham Hippodrome he/him/they
James Cawood Director of Licensing UK / Europe Broadway Licensing Global He/Him
Andy Chan Director, Professional Licensing (Europe) Concord Theatricals he/him
Ruth Chan Composer she/her
Clare Chandler Director/Lecturer University of Lincoln She/Her
Victoria Chen Lyricist they/she
Anton Chesnokov Composer/Lyricist He/him
Tracey Childs Producer Bill Kenwright Ltd she/her
Lexi Clare Photographer she/her
Julie Clare Producer J Clare Productions She/Her
Amy Clare Tasker Writer She/her
Darren Clark Composer he/him
Nina Clarke Actor / Writer She/her
Belinda Clarke General Manager / Producer Wildpark Entertainment She/her
Joshua Clayton Executive Director Work In Progress Theatre CIC He/Him
James Cleeve Composer & MD
Michael Clulow Composer-Lyricist He/Him
Ed Collier Artistic Director China Plate
Lydia Cook Director/theatre maker she/her
Catrin Cooper Filmmaker
Tracy Cooper MTN Chair JW3 she/her
James Cooper Book writer / lyricist
Jess Coppen-Gardner Writer and Director Blah Blah Productions She/her
Theolyn Cortens Book writer musical theatre She/Her
Ailie Crerar-Blythe Producer National Theatre of Scotland she/her
Felix Cross MTN Board Member Composer he/him
David Cumming SpitLip he/him
Dr Malaika Cunningham Practice Researcher The Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity she/her
Lisa D. Richardson Arts Administration/Producing she/her/hers
Rachel Daniels Agent Berlin Associates she/her
Neil Darlison Director of Theatre ACE
Ernaldo Data Writer
Lauren Davies Vocal Coach she/her
Janie Dee Actress London Climate Change Festival she/her
Chris Dennis Story Creator/ Lyricist
Steven Dexter Director in Residence, Musical Theatre University of Chichester
Helen Dobson Producer Northern Stage She/her
Emma Dolan Theatrical Licensing Music Theatre International
Joanna Dong Producer Performance Infinity She/her
Meghan Doyle Artist The Lowry she/her
Matthew Eames Head of Theatres The Lowry he/him
Jenny Eastop Theatre Director/Producer Mercurius Theatre Ltd She/her
Ailsa Edgar Theatrical Lead Warner Music she/her
Tamsin Edwards Client Executive Tysers Live Insurance Brokers She/Her
Terry Eldridge National Theatre
Wendy Ellis Creative Programs and Audiences Director Norwich Theatre She/her
Laura Elmes Producer Wildpark Entertainment She/her
Miguel Estaban Student Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Rebecca Evans Artistic Director and Choreographer Pell Ensemble She/Her
Sian Everett Creative Events Producer PNP Events Ltd. She/her
Andrew Exeter Designer he/him
Alex Faulkner Student Leeds Conservatoire
Megan Faye Hanson Writer/Lyricist/Director She/Her
Jamie Fletcher Director & Musician She/Her
Tina Foote Journalist Musical Theatre Review she/her
Beth Fox-Williams The Other Palace she/her
Joyce Fraser Trustee Black Heroes Foundation
Lauryn Gaffney Composer/ Lyricist/ Bookwriter Jilted Her
Cheryl Gallacher Relationship Manager ACE
Paola Garcia Garcia Student MA in Musical Theatre
Xiyue Ge PhD student
Madison Gerringer Director and Educator Elegy She/her
Teresa Gerringer
Jon Gilchrist Artistic Director Birmingham Hippodrome he/him
Ben Glasstone Composer/lyricist he/him
Rebecca Gould Senior Relationships Theatre and Dance British Council she/her
Gus Gowland Writer/Composer
Will Grace Assistant Producer Trafalgar Theatre Productions He/Him
Chris Grady Coach and Project Manager CGO Institute He/him
Vicky Graham Associate Producer (New Musicals) Birmingham Hippodrome she/her
Lettie Graham Chief Operating Officer Kenny Wax Productions she/her
Stephen Graham Producer Graham & Townley Productions Ltd
Adrian Grant Producder Adrian Grant Productions
Ian Grant Writer/Producer Time Productions He/him
Sean Gray MMD Chair MTI he/him
Emily Gray Creative Director BYMT she/her
Steven Greenhalgh MMD Trustee Concord Theatricals he/him
David Gregory Theatre
Job Greuter composer / writer / performer / musician
Peixan Gu Student Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Rebecca Gwyther MMD Trustee RJG Productions she/her
James Hadley Executive Director Musical Theatre Network
Felix Hagan SpitLip he/him
Joel Hall Royal Shakespeare Company
Ameena Hamid Producer Ameena Hamid Productions she/her
Robert Hamilton Director, Amateur Licensing (Europe) Concord Theatricals he/him
Jon Hare Writer, lyricist, composer He/Him
Erica Hartley Artistic Director Work In Progress Theatre CIC she/her
Saramarie Harvey Production Assistant BYMT she/her
Sinead Hegarty Lyricist & Performer She/Her
Matt Hemley Journalist The Stage he/him
Gareth Hides Writer
Dan Hill PHD student
Laurence Hill Senior Broker, Theatre Tysers Live Insurance Brokers He/Him
Eloise Hodder Writer and producer Theatre Builders She her
Stan Hodgson Artist The Lowry he/him
Natasha Hodgson SpitLip she/her
Lesley-Anne Hogan Book writer/Lyricist/Composer She/Her
Hans Hoglund Composer, Writer, Producer He/Him
Nicholas Holden Head of Academic Affairs and Research LAMDA He/him
Ruth Holdsworth Director of Producing National Theatre Wales she/her
Julia Holofcener Producer Holofcener Ltd She/Her
Sam Hooper Director/Choreographer He/Him
Teresa Howard Librettist She/Her
Dougie Irvine Artistic Director Visible Fictions He/Him
Alex Jackson Freelance Director & Writer he/him
Martin Jackson Manager Mercury Musical Developments He/him
Aeron James Freelance PR / content creator he/him
Deborah Jardine Actor Musician/Composer She/Her
Colin Jeffery Composer
Timothy Johanson Producer Tim Johanson Productions he/him
Keia Johnson Composer/Musical Theatre Student She/Her
Jesse Jones Artistic Director Royal & Derngate he/him
Cerys Jones Casting & Young Company Manager British Youth Music Theatre (BYMT) she/her
Branwen Jones Producer Wales Millennium Centre – Canolfan Mileniwm Cymru she/her
Kei K Theatre etc
Pun Kai Loon Producer / Artistic Director Dama Music Productions Sdn Bhd he / him
Katherine Kaims Theatre Maker/Actor Musician/Folk Singer She/Her
Pamela Karantonis Head of Department, Theatre and Performance Goldsmiths University she / her
Fintan Kealy Writer/ composer PINCHY theatre he/him
Maria Kelly Writer She/Her
Matthew Kemp Composer and Lyricist Geologise Theatre he/him
Sayan Kent Writer / Composer
Chris Key Theatre Director Christopher Key Ltd He/Him
Ginny Kim Producer Theatre Bridge International MS
Julia Kitonis Dramaturg Freelance she/her
Jari Laasko Associate Lecturer in Musical Theatre Goldsmiths University he/him
Gillian Lacey-Solymar Entertainment Industry
Michael Lacey-Solymar
Phil Lanzon Musician
Louise Larchbourne Writer/Performer She/Her
Adam Leake Writer He/him
Caleb Lee Lecturer/ Creative Producer University of Exeter he/him
Daisy Lee Associate General Manager Short Street Productions Ltd She/Her
James Leggat Producer
Jennifer Leigh Freelance Producer She/her
Adam Lenson Director/Dramaturg
Dominique Levack Music writer Self Employed She/Her
Katie Lias Set and Costume Designer Katie Lias Design
Max Lindsay Director
Katy Lipson MTN Board Member Aria Entertainment Ltd she/her
Jordan Li-Smith Composer/Lyricist/Writer and Musical Director/Orchestrator he/him
Ivy Liu Lyricist, bookwriter, composer under training
Gareth Llewellyn Business Development Manager John Good Limited he/him
Zephy Losey Executive Assistant to Mel Kenyon (Agency) Casarotto Ramsay & Associates She/her
Anoushka Lucas Panellist Writer/Actor/Songwriter she/her
Andrzej Lukowski Theatre and Dance Editor, UK Time Out
Miranda Lundskaer-Nielsen University Lecturer Bath Spa University
Tilly Lunken Writer She/her
Emily Lunnon Producer DEM Productions She/Her
Brian Lynch Writer
Cameron Lythgoe Composer/Lyricist/Bookwriter The Lythgoes He/Him
Ryan Macaulay Director of Operations, Education & Development Music Theatre International
Emily Mackenzie Head of Programming Storyhouse She/Her
Michelle Magorian Librettist
Jonathan Man Relationshiop Manager, Theatre Arts Council England he/him
Danielle Manson Producer
Neil Marcus Producer 10to4 Productions he/him
Alice Massey Producer Independent She/Her
Meg McGrady Composer and Production Assistant Julie Clare Productions They/Them
Kate McGrath Artistic Director & CEO Fuel she/her
Tom James McGrath Composer-Lyricist He/Him
Kate McKeown Projects and Membership Manager MMD/MTN She/her
Susie McKenna Writer Director Actor
Nancy Medina Artistic Director Bristol Old Vic she/her
David Merriman Composer & MD
Carl Miller Writer he/him
Ollie Mills Composer / Writer He / Him
Tsukuri Miyano Student Goldsmiths, University of London She her
Colm Molloy Composer-Lyricist He/Him
Loz Moody Writer/Director Moody Goose Productions She/Her
Janet Mooney Dramaturg She/Her
Lucy Moore Writer
Emily Moran Student Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Jane Moriarty Director (freelance) she/her
Molly Morris Producer International Incidents, Global Theatrical Ventures she/her
Beth Morton Director She/Her
Katie Muncer MAST Mayflower Studios
Annabel Mutale Reed Course Leader (MA/MFA Musical Theatre) LAMDA she/her
Jodi Myers Consultant and musical theatre supporter
Dina Nan Student Royal Central School of Speech and Drama she/her
Roni Neale Writer They/them
Steve Newman Writer N/A He/Him
Steve Newman Writer N/A He/Him
Kent Nicholson SVP of Acquisitions and Artistic Services Broadway Licensing Global He/Him
Gracie Niec Postgraduate student King’s College London She/her
Josh Norman Composer/Lyricist
Marie-Louise O’Connor Musician / composer Maz O’Connor She / her
Eamonn O’Dwyer Composer-Lyricist he/him
Deirdre O’Halloran Head of New Musical Theatre Birmingham Hippodrome she/her
Grace O’Keefe Writer/Director She/her
Bruce O’Neil Head of Music Royal Shakespeare Company he/him
Lucy Osborne Theatre Designer and Consultant studio three sixty she/her
Ryohei Otani Producer Individual he/him
Geraint Owen Composer/Musical Director he/him
Clare Packham Theatre director / writer PINCHY theatre she/her
Madison Parker Producer Madison Parker productions She her
Sarah Paul Actor Moody Goose She/her
Susannah Pearse Associate Lecturer in Musical Theatre Goldsmiths University she / her
Laura Penny Producer Visible Fictions She / her
Stephen Pidcock MMD Trustee Clintons he/him
James Pidgeon Executive Director Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre he/him
Jack Pizzey Writer he
Shaye Poulton Richards Composer she/her
Evie Press MA Musical Theatre Creatives Leeds Conservatoire she/her
Ben Prudhoe Director, Marketing & Business Strategy Concord Theatricals he/him
Nikki Racklin Bookwriter/Lyricist She/Her
Lucie Raine Book Writer & Lyricist
Tom Ramsay Literary Manager Aria Entertainment Him/His
Sarah Reilly MMD Trustee Theatre at the Tabard she/her
Dannielle Rhimes’ Lecointe Associate Artistic Director ZooNation she/her
Zoë Roberts SpitLip she/her
Louise Roberts Teacher/Director She/Her
Aron Rollin Consultant Clintons
Tom Rolph Writer Grownup Plahouse He/him
Frances Ruffelle Writer/Actor/Producer Lovechild Productions She/ her
Charlie Ryall Writer (Book & Lyrics) Caroheda Productions She/her
Tracy Ryan Writer/ Director N/A
Kimberley Sanders Programme Manager Marlowe Theatre she/her
Nick Sanders Edge Hill  University
Alexandra Saunders-Yates Assistant Producer MAST Mayflower Studios
Tim Sawers MTN Board Member he/him
Natalia Scorer Executive Director Mercury Musical Developments She/her
Nicholas Scrivens Programme Leader – MA Musical Theatre GSA He/Him
Yoav Segal Set Designer Atime Works He/Him
Khor Seng Chew Music Director / Producer Dama Music Productions Sdn Bhd he / him
Avina Shah Student Royal Conservatoire of Scotland she/her
Shachar Shamai Musical Theatre Writer & Vocal Coach
Deborah Shaw CEO Marlowe Theatre she/her
Anna Shields Composer/Lyricist Starling Arts she/her
Amir Shoenfeld Composer and Associate Lecturer Goldsmiths University he / him
Beth Shouler Creative Development Associate she / her
Till Siegers Communications Manager John Good
Taekkeun Sim Composer
Caroline Slocock Writer/lyricist/producer
Ed Smith Promoter Phil McIntyre Live Ltd
Jamie Smith Creative Producer Mayflower Theatre & Studios He/Him
Yoma Smith Theatre Producer Music Manager Edjo Creative Management Services She/Her
Juley-Ann Smith Theatre and Performance
Craig Snelling Composer Bath Spa University he / him
Mrin Somani Freelance Producer she/her
Sumerah Srivastav MMD Trustee
John Stalker Director John Stalker Productions
James Steel Production (Musical Theatre) James Steel Productions He/Him
Joseph Steele Music theatre
Kiki Stevenson Programme Manager The Other Palace She/her
Vikki Stone Writer/Composer she/her
Chris Sudworth Director of Artistic Programme Birmingham Hippodrome he/him
Milly Summer Producer BYMT she/her
Tim Sutton MMD Trustee he/him
Alex Sutton Director Citric Acid He/They
Suzanna Swanson Johnston Executive Assistant to Mel Kenyon (Agency) Casarotto Ramsay & Associates She/her
Danielle Tarento MMD Trustee Tarento Productions she/her
Kate Taylor Producer KT Producing She/Her
Michèle Taylor MBE Director for Change Ramps on the Moon she/her
Gary Thomas Writer He Him
Tim Thomas Composer Team Trolls he/him
Anna Toogood Student Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Hilary Townley Producer Graham & Townley Productions Ltd
Marc Tritschler Creative Director of Music National Theatre he/him
Charlie Turner Composer & Lyricist She/her
Chris Turner Composer Mercury (Professional Writer Member)
Jane Turner Publicity  Consultant
Morgan Tuttle Dramaturgy Student They/Them
Jackson Used Acquisitions and Artistic Development Associate (Europe) Concord Theatricals he/him
Sue Van Colle Composer/lyricist/artist/pianist Collebird Ink
Naomi Van der Linden stage director, actress, and singer
Kaeylea VanKeith Composer/Lyricist
George Venner Composer & Arranger
Andrea Vicary Composer/Writer She/her
Marika Visser New Writing Champion TodayTix She/Her
D.J. Walde Composer he/him
David Waldner Music Lyrics Book
Rachel Walker Mason Music and Lyrics The Circle Musical, Theatre Builders She / her
Ralph Warman Composer/Actor/MD He/Him
Simon Warne Book Writer He/Him
Paul Warwick Artistic Director China Plate
Kenny Wax Producer Kenny Wax Productions he/him
Ben Welch Artistic Director Sheep Soup Productions He/Him
Huiyue Wen PhD Candidate in Musical Theatre Goldsmiths University She/her
Vikki West Agent’s Assistant Curtis Brown Group Ltd She/Her
Kate Weston Literary, Directors’ & Composers’ Agent Fillingham Weston Associates She/Her
Robert White Comedy, Songwriter, Writer, Composer Robert White Ltd He
Helen White Book writer/lyricist
Jonathan Whiting Editorial Assistant Musicals Magazine he/him
Annys Whyatt Producer She/Her
Mackenzie Wilcox Student Royal Conservatoire of Scotland she/her
Roberta Wilkinson Book writer / Co-director Geologise Theatre She / her
James Williams Associate Director Watford Palace Theatre He/Him
Lisa Wilson Senior Lecturer in Musical Theatre Choreography University of Lincoln She/her
Kristie Winsen Masters Student Mountview she/her
Emma Wolfin Golding Composer, lyricist & bookwriter she/her
Ben Wooldridge Publicist Bread & Butter PR He/Him
Dan Woods Writer
Andrew Wright Senior Lecturer, Musical Theatre University of Chichester he/him
Ida Wrona Student, MA Musical Theatre Company she/her
Virag Zengo MA Musical Theatre Creatives Leeds Conservatoire She/Her