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Phil Bateman

 
Bio:
Phil was the original Music Supervisor/Arranger on the Olivier award-winning Our House (Cambridge) and was also the Original MD on the multi award winning Billy Elliot the Musical (Victoria Palace). Since then he has continued to specialise on new musicals and has worked with an eclectic array of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Phil was the original Music Supervisor/Arranger on the Olivier award-winning Our House (Cambridge) and was also the Original MD on the multi award winning Billy Elliot the Musical (Victoria Palace). Since then he has continued to specialise on new musicals and has worked with an eclectic array of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2017]
Musical Director/Arranger

Photos

Sean Holmes, Drew McOnie, Phil Bateman and Ola Ince Photo

Sean Holmes, Drew McOnie, Phil Bateman and Ola Ince

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Date:
06/28/2016

 

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Productions

Musical Director/Arranger

Phil Bateman Biography

Phil was the original Music Supervisor/Arranger on the Olivier award-winning Our House (Cambridge) and was also the Original MD on the multi award winning Billy Elliot the Musical (Victoria Palace). Since then he has continued to specialise on new musicals and has worked with an eclectic array of composers and other artists.

Theatre includes:
Local Hero (Edinburgh Lyceum), The Man in the White Suit (Bath/Wyndhams), One Love (Birmingham Rep), The Lorax (Old Vic/Toronto), Bugsy Malone (Lyric Hammersmith), Made in Dagenham (Adelphi), I Can’t Sing! (Palladium), The Miser (Garrick), As You Like It, Hello Dolly!, Gigi (Regents Park Open Air), Human Comedy, My Dad’s a Birdman, Vernon God Little, After Miss Julie, Three Sisters (Young Vic), Present Laughter, She Loves Me (Chichester Festival Theatre), Imagine This (New London), Piaf (Sheffield Crucible), Return to the Forbidden Planet (UK Tour).

Film includes:
Kinky Boots (Singing Coach/Arranger), Cemetery Junction (Singing Coach).

TV includes:
Big Performance/Extreme School (Co-Composer for both CBBC series).




Phil Bateman News

Casting and Tour Schedule Announced For First Ever Tour of BUGSY MALONE Photo Casting and Tour Schedule Announced For First Ever Tour of BUGSY MALONE
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2022

Casting was announced today (16 May 2022) for the Theatre Royal Bath Productions, Birmingham Rep and Kenny Wax revival of Lyric Hammersmith Theatre's universally acclaimed, sell-out production of BUGSY MALONE which will open at Theatre Royal Bath with performances from 2 July 2022, followed by Birmingham Rep from 27 July 2022. 

Birmingham Rep Announces Additional 50th Anniversary Programming Photo Birmingham Rep Announces Additional 50th Anniversary Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2021

Following the celebratory reopening of Birmingham Rep this autumn with critically acclaimed productions of East is East, the brand new musical What’s New Pussycat? and the presentation of Grenfell: Value Engineering, Artistic Director Sean Foley announces a new collection of work to follow his own production of the classic comedy The Play What I Wrote.

First Ever Professional UK Touring Production of BUGSY MALONE Announced for 2022 Photo First Ever Professional UK Touring Production of BUGSY MALONE Announced for 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2021

BUGSY MALONE will open at Theatre Royal Bath with performances from 2 July 2022, followed by Birmingham Rep from 27 July 2022, prior to a major national tour including Southampton Mayflower from 30 August 2022, with further venues to be announced.

Tickets For The World Premiere of GET UP, STAND UP! THE BOB MARLEY MUSICAL Are On Sal Photo Tickets For The World Premiere of GET UP, STAND UP! THE BOB MARLEY MUSICAL Are On Sale Today
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2020

Tickets for the brand new musical Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical are finally on sale today.

Review Roundup: THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT At Ealing Studios Photo Review Roundup: THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT At Ealing Studios
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 9, 2019

Read reviews for Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of the classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit.

Photo/Video: First Look at THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT Photo Photo/Video: First Look at THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2019

Brand new production images and footage is released today of Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of the classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit. The production recently embarked on a three week engagement at Theatre Royal Bath before its world premiere at the Wyndham's Theatre, London, with performances from 27th September 2019 until 11th January 2020 and opening night on 8th October 2019.

THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT Announces Full Cast And Creative Team For World Premiere St Photo THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT Announces Full Cast And Creative Team For World Premiere Stage Production
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2019

The full cast and creative team is announced for Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit, which will have a three week engagement at Theatre Royal Bath from 5th September as part of its 2019 summer season before its world premiere at the Wyndham's Theatre, London with performances from 27th September 2019 until 11th January 2020 and opening night on 8th October 2019.

DR. SEUSS'S THE LORAX Begins Performances at The Old Globe This Month Photo DR. SEUSS'S THE LORAX Begins Performances at The Old Globe This Month
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 12, 2018

The Old Globe, together with Children's Theatre Company (CTC), and in partnership with The Old Vic, today updated information for Dr. Seuss's The Lorax in its U.S. premiere. The production, based on the book The Lorax by Dr. Seuss, is adapted for the stage by David Greig (Artistic Director of Royal Lyceum Theatre Company; recent work: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Cover My Tracks) with music and lyrics written by Charlie Fink (front man/songwriter for the hit musical group Noah and the Whale, 2007-2015).

Olivia Vinall, Edward Hogg, and More to Star in Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's AS Y Photo Olivia Vinall, Edward Hogg, and More to Star in Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's AS YOU LIKE IT
by Stephi Wild - May 23, 2018

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have today announced casting for As You Like It. Directed by Max Webster, the production plays 06 July - 28 July.

BWW Review: PRESENT LAUGHTER, Chichester Festival Theatre Photo BWW Review: PRESENT LAUGHTER, Chichester Festival Theatre
by Fiona Scott - Apr 27, 2018

Noel Coward's comic play Present Laughter is said to be his most autobiographical work, dealing with the complexities of a life of fame in the theatre world. It tells of the mischief and misery of actor Garry Essendine (an anagram of 'neediness', as the programme note points out), his household staff and close circle of friends and lovers.

Phil Bateman Videos

Photo/Video: First Look at THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT VideoPhoto/Video: First Look at THE MAN IN THE WHITE SUIT
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2019

Brand new production images and footage is released today of Sean Foley's hotly anticipated stage adaptation of the classic Ealing Studios comedy The Man in the White Suit. The production recently embarked on a three week engagement at Theatre Royal Bath before its world premiere at the Wyndham's Theatre, London, with performances from 27th September 2019 until 11th January 2020 and opening night on 8th October 2019.