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Simon Lee

 
Birth Place:
Brockville, Ontario
Bio:
Simon Lee was born in Brockville, Ontario, Canada in May 1992. He studied theatre at Bishop's University in the eastern townships of Quebec, before moving to Toronto to pursue a career in theatre and film. (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Brockville, Ontario

Bio:
Simon Lee was born in Brockville, Ontario, Canada in May 1992. He studied theatre at Bishop's University in the eastern townships of Quebec, before moving to Toronto to pursue a career in theatre and film. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[UK Tour, 2017]
Musical Supervisor, Orchestrations and Arrangements
 
[West End, 2017]
Musical Supervisor
 
[West End, 2017]
Music Supervision and Orchestrations
 
[West End, 2014]
Musical Supervisor
 
[West End, 2010]
Musical Supervisor
 
[West End, 2007]
Conductor
 
[West End, 2007]
Conductor
 
[West End, 2006]
Musical Supervisor
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Musical Supervisor
 
[London Fringe, 2005]
Director
 
[Regional (UK), 2005]
Musical Director
 
[West End, 2005]
Conductor
 
[Regional (UK), 2003]
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 2000]
Musical Supervisor
 
[West End, 1995]
Musical Director
 
[West End, 1986]
Musical Director

Writing

Composer/Lyricist

Photos

Simon Lee, Janie Dee, Rachel Kavanaugh, Julia McKenzie, Edward Seckerson and Alex You Photo

Simon Lee, Janie Dee, Rachel Kavanaugh, Julia McKenzie, Edward Seckerson and Alex Young

From: 
Date:
06/12/2017
David Shrubsole, Simon Lee and Nicola Hughes Photo

David Shrubsole, Simon Lee and Nicola Hughes

From: 
Date:
07/03/2014

 

Stage

Productions

[UK Tour, 2017]
Musical Supervisor, Orchestrations and Arrangements

[West End, 2017]
Musical Supervisor

[West End, 2017]
Music Supervision and Orchestrations

[West End, 2014]
Musical Supervisor

[West End, 2010]
Musical Supervisor

[West End, 2007]
Conductor

[West End, 2007]
Conductor

[West End, 2006]
Musical Supervisor

[Broadway, 2005]
Musical Supervisor

[London Fringe, 2005]
Director

[Regional (UK), 2005]
Musical Director

[West End, 2005]
Conductor

[Regional (UK), 2003]
Musical Director

[Broadway, 2000]
Musical Supervisor

[West End, 1995]
Musical Director

[West End, 1986]
Musical Director

Writing
Composer/Lyricist

Simon Lee Biography

Simon Lee was born in Brockville, Ontario, Canada in May 1992. He studied theatre at Bishop's University in the eastern townships of Quebec, before moving to Toronto to pursue a career in theatre and film.




Simon Lee News

Carrie Hope Fletcher, Rob Houchen, Summer Strallen & More to Take Part in West End Ce Photo Carrie Hope Fletcher, Rob Houchen, Summer Strallen & More to Take Part in West End Celebration of Ahrens & Flaherty
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

Bray Productions Ltd today announced principal and supporting cast members that will be joining Olivier Award winner Maria Friedman in A Journey to the Past, a West End celebration of the works of the Tony Award-winning and world-renowned musical theatre writing team Ahrens & Flaherty. 

A JOURNEY TO THE PAST Concert Will Celebrate Ahrens And Flaherty In June At The Lyric Photo A JOURNEY TO THE PAST Concert Will Celebrate Ahrens And Flaherty In June At The Lyric Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2022

Olivier Award winner Maria Friedman will direct and perform in A Journey to the Past, a West End celebration of the works of the Tony Award-winning and world-renowned musical theatre writing team Ahrens & Flaherty.

Amas Musical Theatre Lab To Present Industry Readings of SETTLE DOWN Photo Amas Musical Theatre Lab To Present Industry Readings of SETTLE DOWN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 14, 2022

Amas Musical Theatre and The Amas Lab will present private industry readings of “Settle Down,” a new musical with book & lyrics by Gabe Caruso and music by Sangwoo ‘Simon’ Lee. Directed by Christopher Scott, with music direction by Andrew Shield, the readings will be on Monday, April 11, 2022 at 4pm and Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 2pm & 6pm.

Brand New - A Season Of New Australian Plays, Comes To New Theatre In January 2022 Photo Brand New - A Season Of New Australian Plays, Comes To New Theatre In January 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 10, 2021

New Theatre is bringing to Sydney stages a new initiative: Brand New - a season of Australian plays. 

BWW Album Review: ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER: SYMPHONIC SUITES Celebrates Art and Creativity Photo BWW Album Review: ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER: SYMPHONIC SUITES Celebrates Art and Creativity
by David Clarke - Nov 13, 2021

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s scores have remained among the most beloved and most commercially successful music to emanate from the depths of orchestra pits across the world. In a new love letter to the celebrated composer and his enduring music, Decca recently released ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER: SYMPHONIC SUITES. The lush album features an 81-piece orchestra conducted by Simon Lee, and is a true treat for any fan of Lloyd Webber.

Andrew Lloyd Webber Releases Symphonic Suites from EVITA, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA &  Photo Andrew Lloyd Webber Releases Symphonic Suites from EVITA, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA & SUNSET BOULEVARD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2021

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new album, Symphonic Suites, is released today on Decca Records. Music from three of the composer’s best-loved musicals – Phantom of the Opera, Evita, and Sunset Boulevard – is arranged for the 81-piece Andrew Lloyd Webber Orchestra and captured in a stunning recording at Lloyd Webber’s own Theatre Royal Drury Lane.

Photos: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Celebrates 35th Anniversary in the UK! Photo Photos: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Celebrates 35th Anniversary in the UK!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA celebrated its 35th Anniversary at Her Majesty’s Theatre on Monday 11 October with guests in attendance including Boy George, Max Whitlock, Dr. Ranj, The Vivienne, Melanie Blatt, Chris Moyles, Amy Hart, Jeremy Vine and Matt Richardson.

VIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTO Photo VIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 8, 2021

Ahead of the 35th Birthday of The Phantom of the Opera, new show footage has been released! THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA stars double Olivier Award nominee Killian Donnelly as ‘The Phantom’, Lucy St Louis as ‘Christine Daaé’ and Rhys Whitfield as ‘Raoul’.

FAT FRIENDS THE MUSICAL UK Tour Announces Sherrie Hewson, Les Dennis and Jessica Elli Photo FAT FRIENDS THE MUSICAL UK Tour Announces Sherrie Hewson, Les Dennis and Jessica Ellis
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2021

Joining the previously announced Lee Mead as 'Kevin' will be Sherrie Hewson as 'Julia', Jessica Ellis as 'Kelly' and Les Dennis as 'Fergus'. Marc Akinfolarin also joins the cast as 'Alan' with Alex–May Roberts as 'Val'. Further casting to be announced soon.

JOSEPHINE Comes to Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre This Month Photo JOSEPHINE Comes to Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2021

A new play about iconic entertainer, spy and civil rights activist Josephine Baker comes to Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre this October half term.

Simon Lee Videos

VIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTO VideoVIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 8, 2021

Ahead of the 35th Birthday of The Phantom of the Opera, new show footage has been released! THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA stars double Olivier Award nominee Killian Donnelly as ‘The Phantom’, Lucy St Louis as ‘Christine Daaé’ and Rhys Whitfield as ‘Raoul’.

First Listen to 'Liberte Egalite and Fraternite' from THE BRAILLE LEGACY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

The world premiere of a major new musical, "The Braille Legacy", is the thrilling, true, inspirational and epic story of Louis Braille, a young blind boy who wanted the same chance in life as those who see and ended up improving the lives of millions of blind people around the world. BroadwayWorld brings you a first listen to the song 'Liberte Egalite and Fraternite' from the show below!

BWW TV: Around the World - Inside Rehearsals for GREY GARDENS' European Premiere with Sheila Hancock & Jenna Russell
by Tyler Peterson - Dec 18, 2015

Olivier Award-winning West End stars Sheila Hancock and Jenna Russell will soon lead the European premiere of the Tony-nominated musical GREY GARDENS - in anticipation, BroadwayWorld brings you footage of the cast in rehearsal below!

STAGE TUBE: Go Inside GRAND HOTEL Rehearsals at Southwark Playhouse!
by Sally Henry Fuller - Jul 19, 2015

Full casting is announced for the new London production of the acclaimed Broadway musical Grand Hotel, produced by Danielle Tarento and directed by Thom Southerland, the award-winning tream behind Titanic, Parade and Mack & Mabel. Below, peek inside the rehearsal room as the cast prepares to open in a week and a half!

STAGE TUBE: Victoria Sierra Previews New GRAND HOTEL Song by Maury Yeston
by Stage Tube - Jul 12, 2015

Check out this video of Victoria Serra as Flaemmchen, a pretty young typist who has theatrical ambitions, singing her big Act 1 number, the sublime 'The Girl in the Mirror,' by Maury Yeston!

STAGE TUBE: West End Stars Promote Dress Circle Benefit!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 1, 2011

Stuart Matthew Price and James Yeoburn gather the West End's finest for a one-off celebratory gala at the West End home of Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical, The Phantom of the Opera. A press release issued in May 2011 announcing that Dress Circle was facing imminent closure caused a phenomenal response from theatre lovers who were saddened by the possibility of losing the 'Greatest Showbiz Shop in the World'. The shop was founded in 1978 with the intention of providing an unrivalled selection of musical theatre and cabaret related merchandise. After celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2008, Dress Circle claims to be the longest running show business and musical theatre shop in the world. In the video below, the West End's finest stars unite to promote the big event!


Simon Lee Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Simon Lee written?
Simon Lee has written 1 shows including Prisoner Cell Block H (Composer/Lyricist).