Tom Deering

Musical Director

Most recently, Tom was Musical Director of Hobson’s Choice (Regent’s Park), From Here to Eternity (Shaftesbury Theatre) and was the Musical Supervisor of the UK premiere of In the Heights at the Southwark Playhouse. In August 2014 Tom composed and conducted the score for the National Youth Ballet’s new production of Little Red Riding Hood.

As a Musical Director: Flowers for Mrs Harris (Workshop/Old Vic), The Color Purple (Menier Chocolate Factory), Evita, Kiss of the Spiderwoman (Arts Ed), West Side Story (NYMT), Dirty Dancing (1st National tour), The Fantasticks (West End), A Christmas Carol (Birmingham Rep), The Witches of Eastwick (UK Tour), Restoration (UK Tour)

Film credits: As a composer: Last Night a Killer Saved my Life (French Fancy Films) & Lost for Words (Workhouse Films). Film credits as a conductor include: Richard II (Rupert Goold/BBC Films), Macbeth (Rupert Goold/Illuminations)

TV Credits include Don’t Stop Believing (Associate Music Director), The Voice (pianist), The Oh Factor (Musical Director & arranger).

Albums as conductor/orchestrator: Just Let Go (Hadley Fraser) Terry Pratchett’s Only You Can Save Mankind (Leighton James House), Looking Up (Simon Bailey), This is Lindsey (Lindsey Cleary), Dark Side of the Egg (The Knights of Hyperbole)

Additional orchestration credits: WhatsOnStage Awards (2012/13/14) and Sheytoons (various).

In development: The Tell Tale Heart (Opera)