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Monty Norman

 
Date of Birth: April 04, 1928 (94)

Birth Place: London, ENGLAND

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 1961]
Musical Director

Writing

Composer/Lyricist
Composer
Lyricist
Bookwriter
Lyricist
Composer/Lyricist
Bookwriter/Lyricist
Bookwriter
Composer
Composer


Monty Norman Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1982 - Musical of the Year Gold Star
Monty NormanPoppy
 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Book of a Musical
Monty Norman , The Moony Shapiro Songbook
 
Olivier Awards - 1979 - Musical of the Year Gold Star
Monty Norman, Songbook

Monty Norman News

Casting Announced For Musical THE BIOGRAPH GIRL Photo Casting Announced For Musical THE BIOGRAPH GIRL
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2018

In a production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre as part of their acclaimed 'Celebrating British Music Theatre' series, the first professional UK production since its 1980 premiere, The Biograph Girl by Warner Brown and David Heneker opens at the Finborough Theatre for a three week limited season on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 (Press Nights: Thursday, 24 May and Friday 25 May 2018 at 7.30pm)

Finborough Theatre Presents the World Premiere Of THE BIOGRAPH GIRL Photo Finborough Theatre Presents the World Premiere Of THE BIOGRAPH GIRL
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2018

In a production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre as part of their acclaimed 'Celebrating British Music Theatre' series, the first professional UK production since its 1980 premiere, The Biograph Girl by Warner Brown and David Heneker opens at the Finborough Theatre for a three week limited season on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 (Press Nights: Thursday, 24 May and Friday 25 May 2018 at 7.30pm)

New Double Album LOST WEST END VINTAGE 1948-1962 Celebrates London's Forgotten Musicals
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2017

???????Following the critically acclaimed release of 'Lost West End' (2015) and 'Lost West End 2' (2016), albums highlighted in both The Sunday Times and The Guardian, Stage Door Records are pleased to continue the album series with the 2CD set 'Lost West End Vintage' released on July 28th 2017.

Tribute to Karen Allen, Theatre, Dance, Film, Art & More Set for 6th Annual MADE IN THE BERKSHIRES Festival
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Berkshire Theatre Group is pleased to announce the full schedule of events for the Made in the Berkshires Festival, which will be held on November 11 through November 13, at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, MA and The Unicorn Theatre in Stockbridge, MA, celebrating the sixth year of this wonderful festival featuring local art and artists.

Schedule Announced for 6th Annual Made in the Berkshires Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 8, 2016

The 6th annual festival features cutting-edge theatrical works performed as staged readings, live music, film, short stories and dance in a festival atmosphere like no other. New and innovative pieces as well as established work will be presented by local Berkshire County playwrights, actors, directors, musicians and performers. Featured as performance blocks, Made in the Berkshires will allow audiences to enjoy the breadth and depth of the artistic talent that has landed in Berkshire County while celebrating the best in the visual and performing arts. Professional artists and artists-in-the-making gather to share their talent with the Berkshire community. The festival will once again be curated by Hilary Somers Deely and Barbara Sims; two local artists who have helped create the rich cultural tapestry that permeates the area.

Tribute to Karen Allen, Theatre, Dance, Film, Art & More Set for 6th Annual MADE IN THE BERKSHIRES Festival
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

Berkshire Theatre Group is pleased to announce the full schedule of events for the Made in the Berkshires Festival, which will be held on November 11 through November 13, at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield, MA and The Unicorn Theatre in Stockbridge, MA, celebrating the sixth year of this wonderful festival featuring local art and artists.

EDINBURGH 2016: BWW Q&A - Moscow Boys
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 20, 2016

BWW speaks to the creators of Edinburgh Fringe show Moscow Boys.

BWW Review: Ageless Chanteuse Liliane Montevecchi Defines Joie de Vivre With Valentine's Show at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Alix Cohen - Feb 12, 2016

The indomitable Liliane Montevecchi revived her 25-year-old cabaret show Thursday night at Feinstein's/54 Below with verve, style, and the expansive flirting of a lifelong femme fatale. This time it's aptly titled Be My Valentine. Few can ad lib with so much beguiling heat. As the Cliff Notes of her extraordinary life are now familiar to most fans, this audience is here to experience the infectious joy of live performance.

BWW REVIEWS: Encores! Offers a Rare Evening With IRMA LA DOUCE
by Michael Dale - May 10, 2014

Marguerite Monnot's music and Andre Popp's orchestrations provide a rare and succulent taste of 1950s Parisian authenticity.

Photo Coverage: Encores! IRMA LA DOUCE Takes Opening Night Bows!
by Walter McBride - May 8, 2014

The New York City Center Encores! production of Irma La Douce, starring Jennifer Bowles, Rob McClure, and Malcolm Gets runs for seven performances continuing through May 11, 2014. Irma La Douce is directed by John Doyle and choreographed by Chase Brock, with music direction by Rob Berman. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the opening night curtain call!

Monty Norman Videos

BWW TV: Watch Jennifer Bowles, Rob McClure, Malcolm Gets & More in Encores! IRMA LA DOUCE
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 7, 2014

The New York City Center Encores! production of Irma La Douce, featuring Jennifer Bowles, Rob McClure, and Malcolm Gets will run for seven performances, May 7 - 11, 2014. Irma La Douce is directed by John Doyle and choreographed by Chase Brock, with music direction by Rob Berman. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action in time for opening night!

BWW TV: Meet the Company of Encores! IRMA LA DOUCE; Plus Performance Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 30, 2014

Malcolm Gets will join Jennifer Bowles and Rob McClure in The New York City Center Encores! production of Irma La Douce, running for seven performances, May 7 - 11, 2014, will star Rob McClure and Jennifer Bowles. Irma La Douce will be directed by John Doyle and choreographed by Chase Brock, with music direction by Rob Berman. Jack Viertel is Encores! Artistic Director. The cast just met the press, and you can check out interviews with the company below, plus preview a couple scenes from the show!


Monty Norman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Monty Norman written?
Monty Norman has written 6 shows including Expresso Bongo (Composer), Irma La Douce (Bookwriter), Make Me An Offer (Composer/Lyricist), Belle, or, The Ballad of Doctor Crippen (Composer/Lyricist), The Moony Shapiro Songbook (Bookwriter/Lyricist), Poppy (Composer).

What awards has Monty Norman been nominated for?
Musical of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Poppy Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for The Moony Shapiro Songbook and Musical of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Songbook .

What awards has Monty Norman won?
Musical of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Poppyand Musical of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Songbook.