Caroline Humphris

Caroline Humphris Portrait


Musical Director/Conductor credits include: THE PRODUCERS (as Musical Supervisor: Royal Exchange Theatre); SWEET CHARITY (Nottingham Playhouse); LIVER BIRDS FLYING HOME (Royal Court, Liverpool); THE LAST FIVE YEARS (New Wolsey); THE STATIONMASTER (Aria Entertainment); THIS IS MY FAMILY by Tim Firth (Sheffield Lyceum & UK Tour 2014, Sheffield Crucible Studio 2013); RAGS (Gala, Lyric Theatre, Aria Entertainment); WIND IN THE WILLOWS (Royal & Derngate); DADDY LONG LEGS (St. James Theatre); TELL ME ON A SUNDAYMADDIEROMANCE, ROMANCEPASSIONWHISTLE DOWN THE WINDLEONARDO (all West End); TAKE FLIGHT/CLOSER THAN EVER (Adelaide Cabaret Festival); THE GONDOLIERS/THE WATER BABIES (Chichester); TWELFTH NIGHT/UNCLE VANYA (Donmar/Brooklyn Academy of Music); HONK! (UK Tour); HAIR (Spektrum Arena, Oslo); RAGS (Bridewell, Musical Supervisor); PRIVATES ON PARADE (Greenwich); OLIVER! (Crucible, Sheffield); BABYLOVE (Southampton); CLOSER THAN EVER (Jermyn St); ASSASSINS (New End); THE WIZARD OF OZ (Theatre Clwyd); STARTING HERE, STARTING NOW (British Cast Recording 1992).

For the Menier Chocolate Factory: Trevor Nunn’s A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC (also West End/Broadway); SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE (also West End/Roundabout Theatre Company, Studio 54), winner of 7 Olivier awards in the UK and 9 Tony nominations on Broadway; LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (also West End/UK tour); THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONGASPECTS OF LOVETAKE FLIGHT written by Maltby/Shire (Musical Director); THE LAST FIVE YEARS (Band/Music Co-ordinator); tick, tick... BOOM! by Jonathan Larson (Musical Director). 

Arranging/Orchestration: DON’T TELL ME NOT TO FLY (McEwan Hall, Edinburgh); WIND IN THE WILLOWS (Royal & Derngate); THIS IS MY FAMILY (Sheffield Crucible); Original full scores for MADDIE (Salisbury/West End), THE WIZARD OF OZ (Theatre Clwyd) and also THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG at the Menier; Specially commissioned work for MARIA FRIEDMAN – BY SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT both in concert and on CD; IN COMPANY WITH SONDHEIM for Radio 2; CONCORDIA for the QE2. Composing credits include ON THE VERGE (Birmingham Rep) and the new musical ORPHEUS.