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Grant Olding

 
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Grant Olding is a musical theatre lyricist and composer whose work for the National includes England People Very Nice, The Man of Mode, The Alchemist and Southwark Fair. He is the recipient of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's Award for Excellence in Musical Theatre Writing for his musical ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Grant Olding is a musical theatre lyricist and composer whose work for the National includes England People Very Nice, The Man of Mode, The Alchemist and Southwark Fair. He is the recipient of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's Award for Excellence in Musical Theatre Writing for his musical ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Composer
 
[West End, 2017]
Music
 
[West End, 2011]
Composer

Writing

Composer

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Grant Olding

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06/09/2012
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Grant Olding and guest

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06/04/2012
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Grant Olding, Nicola C. Olding

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04/18/2012

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2021]
Composer

[West End, 2017]
Music

[West End, 2011]
Composer

Writing
Composer

Grant Olding Biography

Grant Olding is a musical theatre lyricist and composer whose work for the National includes England People Very Nice, The Man of Mode, The Alchemist and Southwark Fair. He is the recipient of the New York Musical Theatre Festival's Award for Excellence in Musical Theatre Writing for his musical Three Sides.

Grant Olding Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Grant Olding, One Man, Two Guvnors

Grant Olding News

Delaware Theatre Company Announces 2022/23 Season Photo Delaware Theatre Company Announces 2022/23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2022

Delaware Theatre Company announces its 2022/23 Season. DTC will be returning for a full, five-show season—its 43rd—on September 14, with live performances inside the theatre, including world premiere Broadway-bound musicals, farcical satires and searing dramas.

Photos: First Look at THE BOOK OF DUST at The Bridge Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at THE BOOK OF DUST at The Bridge Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

Nicholas Hytner’s production of Philip Pullman’s The Book of Dust – La Belle Sauvage continues at The Bridge Theatre to 26 February 2022. 

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Buffalo Theatre Ensemble Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021

The season continues with Mat Smart's “Naperville” directed by Naebig (Jan. 27-Feb. 27), and Richard Bean's “One Man Two Guvnors” an English adaptation of “The Servant of Two Masters (Italian: Il servitore di due padroni)” directed by Canaday Howard (April 28-May 29).

THE BOOK OF DUST - LA BELLE SAUVAGE Will Be Performed at The Bridge Beginning in Dece Photo THE BOOK OF DUST - LA BELLE SAUVAGE Will Be Performed at The Bridge Beginning in December
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021

Two young people and their dæmons, with everything at stake, find themselves at the centre of a terrifying manhunt. In their care is a tiny child called Lyra Belacqua, and in that child lies the fate of the future. And as the waters rise around them, powerful adversaries conspire for mastery of Dust: salvation to some, the source of infinite corruption to others.

Photo Flash: First Look at A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the Bridge Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the Bridge Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Dec 4, 2020

Performances of A Christmas Carol at the Bridge Theatre reopened from 3 December. Get a first look at the cast in action in the photos here!

BWW Review: OPPENHEIMER, Royal Shakespeare Company Online Photo BWW Review: OPPENHEIMER, Royal Shakespeare Company Online
by Ella Satin - Oct 16, 2020

An epic biography about J. Robert Oppenheimer, the inventor of the atom bomb. This is a staged reading by the cast from the original RSC production in 2015.

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by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 5, 2020

VIDEO: Broadway and UK Musicians of The Craze Perform 'The Brighton Line' From ONE MA Photo VIDEO: Broadway and UK Musicians of The Craze Perform 'The Brighton Line' From ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2020

The original line up of The Craze joined forces with some of their compadres from Broadway and the International tour to conclude the Lockdown Skiffle Sessions.

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 5- with André De Shields, Freestyle Love Su Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, August 5- with André De Shields, Freestyle Love Supreme and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 5, 2020

Today (August 5) in live streaming: Andre De Shields visits Backstage Live, Freestyle Love Supreme reunites on Stars in the House and so much more!

VIDEO: The Old Vic Will Stream JEKYLL AND HYDE on August 5 Photo VIDEO: The Old Vic Will Stream JEKYLL AND HYDE on August 5
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2020

Jekyll & Hyde, a dance thriller devised, directed and choreographed by Olivier Award winner Drew McOnie, will go live at 7pm on Wednesday 05 August and will be available to watch until 7pm on Wednesday 12 August.

Grant Olding Videos

VIDEO: Playwright Rory Mullarkey Talks SAINT GEORGE AND THE DRAGON at the National VideoVIDEO: Playwright Rory Mullarkey Talks SAINT GEORGE AND THE DRAGON at the National
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Saint George and the Dragon, a new play by Rory Mullarkey, will be directed by Lyndsey Turner for the National Theatre. The show runs in previews from 4 October, with press night 11 October, and continues in the repertoire until 2 December 2017. See what Mullarkey had to say about the show below!

STAGE TUBE: New Trailer for ONSTAGE ACTS Summer Course with Julie Atherton
by Stage Tube - May 28, 2015

Musical theatre favourite Julie Atherton has recorded an exclusive teaser video about this year's Onstage Acts summer course, and it features a very special cameo: from her cat, Missfit. Catch the teaser video below!

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of West End's GREAT BRITAIN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 30, 2014

Richard Bean's new play Great Britain opened in the West End on September 26,following a sell-out run at the National Theatre. With a cast led by Lucy Punch andRobert Glenister, Nicholas Hytner's production now continues at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in a strictly limited season to 10 January 2015. Designs are by Tim Hatley, with video design by 59 Productions, lighting by Neil Austin, music by Grant Olding and sound by Paul Arditti. Go inside opening night in the video below!

STAGE TUBE: James Corden on Getting Engaged, David Beckham and More!
by Stage Tube - Jun 20, 2012

Tony Award winning ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS star James Corden just appeared on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight" on Sunday, June 17th. For his starring role as "Francis Henshall" in ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, Corden won the Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critic Circle Award for Best Actor. Click below to watch Corden chat about his recent engagement, his relationship with David Beckham, and more!

BWW TV: James Corden - 'Winning a Tony is a Lovely Thing'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 11, 2012

James Corden is this year's recipient of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS. The funny-man got serious with BroadwayWorld in the Tony press room following his win, showing us just how genuinely humbled he is by the honor.

STAGE TUBE: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS' James Corden Talks His NY Experience
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2012

On May 21, ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS' star James Corden visited BBC America in midtown Manhattan for a Q&A with WNYC's Kurt Andersen. A sneak peak at their conversation can be seen in the video clips below! Corden discusses his journey back to Broadway from The History Boys to now, how came to star in One Man, Two Guvnors and his experience on Broadway.

STAGE TUBE: New TV Spot for ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by Stage Tube - May 24, 2012

ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, by Richard Bean, based on Carlo Goldoni's The Servant of Two Masters, began preview performances on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre on Friday, April 6, and opened April 18. Get a sneak peek at a new TV spot for the show which received 7 Tony Award nominations!

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 21, 2012

The National Theatre of Great Britain's acclaimed comedy One Man, Two Guvnors opened at the Music Box Theatre on, Wednesday April 18. BroadwayWorld was on hand inside the after party to speak with the company and brings you coverage below!

BWW TV: First Look at ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2012

One Man, Two Guvnors, held its first Broadway preview, April 6, leading up to the show's Broadway opening at the Music Box Theatre on April 18, 2012. Directed by Nicholas Hynter and with songs by Grant Olding, One Man, Two Guvnors, showcases physical comedy director is Cal McCrystal, designs by Mark Thompson, lighting by Mark Henderson, sound design by Paul Arditti, fight direction by Kate Waters and choreography by Adam Penford. Production footage has been released and BroadwayWorld brings you a first look below!

BWW TV Sneak Peek- ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2012

The National Theatre of Great Britain's acclaimed production of ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS begins previews on April 6 and the official opening is April 18, 2012 at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street) on Broadway. ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS is a comedy by Richard Bean, based on Carlo Goldoni's The Servant of Two Masters, with songs by Grant Olding, directed by Nicholas Hytner.


Grant Olding Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Grant Olding written?
Grant Olding has written 1 shows including Don Quixote (Composer).

What awards has Grant Olding been nominated for?
Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre (Tony Awards) for One Man, Two Guvnors .