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Sarah Travis

 
Bio:
Recent Orchestrator and Musical Supervisor credits include: Miss Littlewood (RSC); Sweet Charity (Watermill); An Officer And A Gentleman (UK tour); Crazy For You (Mountview); A Little Night Music (Watermill); Scrooge, Grease and Legally Blonde (Curve, Leicester); Sister Act (UK tour); The Hired Man ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Recent Orchestrator and Musical Supervisor credits include: Miss Littlewood (RSC); Sweet Charity (Watermill); An Officer And A Gentleman (UK tour); Crazy For You (Mountview); A Little Night Music (Watermill); Scrooge, Grease and Legally Blonde (Curve, Leicester); Sister Act (UK tour); The Hired Man ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Musical Supervisor/Arranger
 
[UK Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Musical Supervisor and Arranger[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2006]
Orchestrations/Musical Supervision
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Musical Supervisor
Orchestrator
 
[West End, 2004]
Musical Director
Music Arrangements

Sarah Travis Biography

Recent Orchestrator and Musical Supervisor credits include: Miss Littlewood (RSC); Sweet Charity (Watermill); An Officer And A Gentleman (UK tour); Crazy For You (Mountview); A Little Night Music (Watermill); Scrooge, Grease and Legally Blonde (Curve, Leicester); Sister Act (UK tour); The Hired Man (NYMT); Fiddler on The Roof (UK tour); The A to Z of Mrs P (Southwark Playhouse); Jungle Book (Glasgow Citizens Theatre); Dear World (Charing Cross Theatre); Chess (UK tour - Winner 2010 Touring WhatsOnStage Award); Copacabana, Spend Spend Spend (Winner 2009 Regional Theatre Award for Best Musical); Sunset Boulevard (Comedy Theatre); Martin Guerre, Hot Mikado (Watermill Theatre) and Privates On Parade (West Yorkshire Playhouse).

In 2006 she won a Tony and Drama Desk Award for her orchestrations on the Watermill Theatre Production of Sweeney Todd, which transferred to The Trafalgar Studios and Eugene O'Neill Theatre.

As Composer, credits include: The Lost Toys Big Adventure (Towner Gallery Eastbourne); Various Pantomimes (Chipping Norton); The Secret Garden (Chester); The Marriage Of Figaro (Watermill); Peter Pan (Oxford Playhouse); A Star Danced (Watermill); The Last Fattybottypuss In The World (Regent's Park); Tales My Lover Told Me (Kings Head); A Womb With A View (Radio 4) and The Challenge (The Shaw Theatre).

As Pianist: Bette Midler And Me (Edinburgh), Julian Clary, Fascinating Aida, Lily Savage, Dillie Keane, Alvin Stardust, Barb Jungr and Issy Van Randwyck.

Sarah Travis Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Orchestrations Gold Star
Sarah Travis, (Sweeney Todd)
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 2006 - Special Citation Gold Star
Sarah Travis, Sweeney Todd
 
Tony Awards - 2006 - Best Orchestrations Gold Star
Sarah Travis, Sweeney Todd

Sarah Travis News

GREASE Will End West End Run in Eight Weeks Photo GREASE Will End West End Run in Eight Weeks
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2022

With only 8 weeks to go, Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey's iconic musical GREASE, has so far been seen by over 250,000 people in the West End making it the Dominion Theatre's most successful summer run since We Will Rock You. GREASE began previews on 3 May 2022 with an official opening on 17 May 2022. The musical last played the Dominion Theatre 26 years ago, closing in 1996, and was as popular and busy this time round, as it was then. 

Multi-Sensory Family Production Of THE RIGHT ROYAL RUMPUS! Plays Eastbourne Theatres  Photo Multi-Sensory Family Production Of THE RIGHT ROYAL RUMPUS! Plays Eastbourne Theatres This August
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022

This Summer, be part of a very special live theatre event for all the family. The Right Royal Rumpus! is a brand new, multi-sensory musical, brought to you by the acclaimed team at UnderWired Productions.

Photos: Jason Donovan and Peter Andre in GREASE in the West End Photo Photos: Jason Donovan and Peter Andre in GREASE in the West End
by Grace Cutler - Jul 6, 2022

Australian star singer and actor Jason Donovan will play Teen Angel at certain performances in a new production of Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey’s iconic musical GREASE, which plays at the Dominion. Check out photos!

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For 101 DALMATIANS at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For 101 DALMATIANS at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 24, 2022

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre today release a selection of rehearsal images from their forthcoming production of 101 Dalmatians, a newly commissioned musical written by Douglas Hodge (music and lyrics) and Johnny McKnight (book), from a stage adaptation by Zinnie Harris.

Jason Donovan Will Play Teen Angel in GREASE at Certain Performances at The Dominion  Photo Jason Donovan Will Play Teen Angel in GREASE at Certain Performances at The Dominion Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022

Australian star singer and actor Jason Donovan will play Teen Angel at certain performances in a new production of Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey's iconic musical GREASE, opening at the Dominion Theatre on Tuesday 17 May 2022, with previews from Tuesday 3 May 2022.

Cast Announced For 101 DALMATIANS Musical at Regent's Park Photo Cast Announced For 101 DALMATIANS Musical at Regent's Park
by Stephi Wild - Mar 18, 2022

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have today announced full casting for their forthcoming production of 101 Dalmatians (12 Jul – 28 Aug), a newly commissioned musical written by Douglas Hodge (music and lyrics) and Johnny McKnight (book), from a stage adaptation by Zinnie Harris.

Cast Announced for 101 DALMATIANS At Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Photo Cast Announced for 101 DALMATIANS At Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 17, 2022

Full casting has been announced for the upcoming production of 101 Dalmatians at at Regent's Open Air Park Theatre.

Photos: First Look at BEAUTIFUL- THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at Theatre Royal Brighton Photo Photos: First Look at BEAUTIFUL- THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at Theatre Royal Brighton
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 7, 2022

A Curve, Theatre Royal Bath Productions and Mayflower Theatre Southampton co-production. Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, will visit Theatre Royal Brighton from Tuesday 29 March to Saturday 2 April.

Cast and Tour Dates Announced for New UK Tour of BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Photo Cast and Tour Dates Announced for New UK Tour of BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 3, 2022

Leicester’s Curve, Theatre Royal Bath Productions and Mayflower Theatre Southampton have announced the company of talented actor-musicians joining their new UK tour of Beautiful – The Carole King Musical. Opening at Curve on Monday 28 February 2022, the company will be led by Molly-Grace Cutler (The Worst Witch, Girls Don’t Play Guitars, We’ll Live and Die in these Towns) as Carole King.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at Curve Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at Curve
by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2022

Leicester’s Curve, Theatre Royal Bath Productions and Mayflower Theatre Southampton have announced the company of talented actor-musicians joining their new UK tour of Beautiful – The Carole King Musical.

Sarah Travis Videos

#TBT: SWEENEY TODD Attends The Tale on Broadway! Videoplay
#TBT: SWEENEY TODD Attends The Tale on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 28, 2019

Forty years ago, the legendary Stephen Sondheim musical 'Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street' attended the tale for the first time on Broadway starring Len Cariou and Angela Lansbury. In honor of the occasion, we're throwing it back to the opening night of show's 2005 Broadway revival starring Michael Cerveris and Patti LuPone. Take a trip to Fleet Street by checking out the footage below!

BWW TV: Exclusive One-on-One with Manoel Felciano
by Craig Brockman - Jun 10, 2006

Tony-nominee Manoel Felciano sits down with BroadwayWorld.com for this half hour backstage interview featuring anectodes about his career, researching the role of Tobias, on stage bloopers, fans and more... The video also features a performance by Manoel on guitar singing a self-penned tune.


Sarah Travis Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Sarah Travis been nominated for?
Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for (Sweeney Todd) Special Citation (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Sweeney Todd and Best Orchestrations (Tony Awards) for Sweeney Todd .

What awards has Sarah Travis won?
Outstanding Orchestrations (Drama Desk Awards) for (Sweeney Todd) Special Citation (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Sweeney Toddand Best Orchestrations (Tony Awards) for Sweeney Todd.