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Wayne Barker Biography

 
Bio:
2011 Drama Desk award for Peter & The Starcatcher at New York Theatre Workshop. Broadway: On stage with Dame Edna in Back With A Vengeance! (composer, and co-lyricist with Barry Humphries). Also for Edna: "We've Made The Most Of Melbourne" (2006 Commonwealth Games) and "Fifty On The Stage" ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
2011 Drama Desk award for Peter & The Starcatcher at New York Theatre Workshop. Broadway: On stage with Dame Edna in Back With A Vengeance! (composer, and co-lyricist with Barry Humphries). Also for Edna: "We've Made The Most Of Melbourne" (2006 Commonwealth Games) and "Fifty On The Stage" ... (read complete bio)

2011 Drama Desk award for Peter & The Starcatcher at New York Theatre Workshop.

Broadway: On stage with Dame Edna in Back With A Vengeance! (composer, and co-lyricist with Barry Humphries). Also for Edna: "We've Made The Most Of Melbourne" (2006 Commonwealth Games) and "Fifty On The Stage" (Royal Command Variety Performance). Regional: The Great Gatsby (Guthrie); Twelfth Night and The Three Musketeers (Seattle Rep).

TV: "A Little Curious" (HBO Family). Other: Mark Bennett's A Midsummer Night's Dream (orchestrations), Chicago City Limits, Radio Active Theater, The Raymond Scott Orchestrette, arrangements for the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and the Chicago, Minnesota, San Francisco, Baltimore, and St. Louis Symphonies, among many others.

Upcoming: I Heart Bob (Parallel Exit). Local 802, The Dramatists Guild; Artistic Associate for New Musicals at New York Theatre Workshop.

Wayne Barker Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Wayne Barker, Peter and the Starcatcher
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Music in a Play Gold Star
Wayne Barker, Peter and the Starcatcher