David studied composition and conducting at Trinity College of Music, London and read Dramaturgy and Critical Theory at MA level at Goldsmiths University

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As Composer

(* also sound design)

Kerry Jackson - National Theatre

Dr Korczack's Example * - Leeds Playhouse

Wife - Kiln, Kilburn

Europe * - Leeds Playhouse

Holy Shit - Kiln, Kilburn

The Great Wave - National Theatre

My Country - National Theatre & BBC Film

National Gallery Opening - Singapore National Gallery
A Streetcar Named Desire * - Clywd Theatr Cymru, Leicester Curve
French Without Tears * - English Touring Theatre, Orange Tree, Richmond
The Crucible * - West Yorkshire Playhouse

Oracle - Markies Award Ceremony - Venetian Ballroom, Las Vegas
Table - National Theatre
The Woman At The End Of The World - Film
The Diary of Anne Frank * - York Theatre Royal & Tour
As You Like It / Merlin and the Woods of Time - Chester Performs
Macbeth - Singapore Repertory Theatre
Alice - Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
The Dark Side Of Buffoon * - Coventry & Lyric Hammersmith
An Ideal Husband - English Speaking Theatre, Frankfurt
Absent Friends * - Oldham Coliseum & Tour
Kes * - Liverpool Playhouse & Touring Consortium
Steel Magnolias * - Australian Tour
Much Ado About Nothing - Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
Hay Fever - Chichester Festival Theatre
Romeo and Juliet - Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
The Enchantment - National Theatre
Gaslight * - The Old Vic

A.B - Joe Walking Dance Commission
Troilus & Cressida (co-composed with George Stiles) - Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Total Eclipse * - Menier Chocolate Factory
Dead Funny * - Oldham Coliseum & Tour
Hobson’s Choice * - Watermill Theatre, Newbury
Of Mice And Men - Mercury Theatre, Colchester
Epitaph For George Dillon * - Comedy Theatre
Unless * - Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

As Composer & Lyricist

The Great Wall - Singapore Drama Centre

Conversations with Coward  -  59E59 - New York Drama Desk Winner 2017

The Friendship of Town Mouse & Country Mouse - Singapore Drama Centre

Pinocchio - Singapore Repertory Theatre 

As Arranger or Orchestrator
(* also music supervisor)

A Chorus Line *- Curve, Leicester

You Are Here - Goodspeed Opera House, Connecticut

Sunshine On Leith *- West Yorkshire Playhouse

Something Wicked This Way Comes - Delaware Theatre Company

The Wind In The Willows - London Palladium

wonder.land * - Manchester International Festival

American Psycho *- Almeida Theatre, London & Schoenfeld Theatre, Broadway
The Rise and Fall of Little Voice *- West Yorkshire Playhouse/Birmingham Rep
Porgy & Bess * - Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre
Sweeney Todd *- West Yorkshire Playhouse
Anton & Erin - Go To Hollywood - International Concert tour
Ramin * - Concert Tour
She Stoops To Conquer *- National Theatre
Anton & Erin - Let’s Do It - International Concert tour
Spongebob Squarepants Parade *- Seaworld, Australia
Annie - West Yorkshire Playhouse
I Love You, You’re Perfect Year, Now Change  - Singapore Drama Centre 
Betty Blue Eyes - Associate to William D Brohn
Anton & Erin - Putting On The Ritz - International Concert tour
With A Song In My Heart - Salisbury Playhouse
The Three Musketeers - Rose Theatre, Kingston
Travelling Light*- 59E59 Theatres, New York - 

         Drama Desk Nomination

Sing For Your Supper * - Cadogan Hall

Hello Dolly - Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre 

         Evening Standard and Olivier award for best musical

Latin Fever *- Peacock Theatre, London
Coward at Christmas *- 59E59 Theatres, New York       
Let’s Face The Music And Dance *- Salisbury Playhouse
Peter Pan - Birmingham Repertory Theatre
The Importance Of Being Earnest - National Tour & Vaudeville Theatre, London
Aspects Of Love * - National Tour
The Three Musketeers - Chicago Shakespeare Theater & Northshore Music Theater
Assassins *- Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
Annie Get Your Gun *- National Tour
Ain’t Misbehavin’ *- Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
A Chorus Line *- Crucible Theatre, Sheffield 
Simon Green - Take Me To The World - Album, Carnegie Hall, Firebird Cafe
A Twist Of Fate *- Singapore Repertory Theatre
Sunburn - BBC
Mixed Doubles - Watermill Theatre, Newbury
Rogues To Riches - Watermill Theatre, Newbury
The Secret Garden - Library Theatre, Manchester

 

As Musical Director

The Father and the Assassin - National Theatre

The Threepenny Opera- National Theatre (and co-lyricist with Simon Stephens)
London Road - National Theatre and Cuba Pictures Feature Film
So, This Then Is Life - 59E59, New York
The Magistrate - National Theatre
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe - Kensington Gardens
She Stoops To Conquer - National Theatre
The Tempest - Theatre Royal, Haymarket (rehearsal MD)
Enron - Broadhurst Theatre, New York
Damned by Despair, London Assurance & The White Guard - National Theatre
Sing For Your Supper- Cadogan Hall
Coward at Christmas - 59E59, New York       
Dorian Gray - New Adventures - Sadler’s Wells & Tour
Major Barbara - National Theatre
The Alchemist - National Theatre
A Man Of No Importance - Royal Academy of Music
Just So - Chichester Festival Theatre & Cast Album
Ragtime - (Associate) - Piccadilly Theatre, London
Miss Saigon - National Tour
Cabaret - Royal Academy of Music
My Fair Lady - (Assistant) - National Theatre & Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
Master Class - Queen’s Theatre, London
A Christmas Carol - Ballet - Royal Festival Hall
Dick Whittington - Sadler’s Wells
Martin Guerre - West Yorkshire Playhouse, National Tour & Album
Chess - National Tour & Spektrum Centre, Oslo
Carmen Jones - European Tour