Nigel Lilley

Current and future projects include Follies (National Theatre).

Credits include as Music Supervisor Sweet Charity (Royal Exchange), Chaplin (European tour), Bend It Like Beckham (Phoenix Theatre), A Wolf in Snakeskin Shoes (Tricycle Theatre), Anything Goes (Sheffield Crucible and UK tour), That Day We Sang (Royal Exchange and Manchester International Festival), Paper Dolls (Tricycle Theatre), The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (Curve Leicester and West End), Sweet Charity (Chocolate Factory/Theatre Royal Haymarket), Talent (Chocolate Factory); as Musical Director The Go-Between (West End), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Theatre Royal Drury Lane), My Fair Lady, Company (Sheffield Crucible), Ragtime (Regent’s Park), Spring Awakening (European premiere. Lyric and Novello), La Cage Aux Folles (Chocolate Factory and Playhouse), Piaf (Donmar and Vaudeville), Lauren Kennedy In Concert (Chocolate Factory), Les Misérables (conducting the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra), The Bacchae (National Theatre of Scotland and Edinburgh International Festival), Acorn Antiques (UK tour), Putting It Together (Harrogate Theatre).

Other credits include Sinatra at the London Palladium, Les Misérables (Denmark), Maury Yeston’s December Songs (UK Premiere. Greenwich Theatre), Philip Quast at the Donmar (Divas season), Pacific Overtures (Donmar).

Television includes Victoria, That Day We Sang, Victoria Wood's Christmas Special, Up The Women, 2008 Royal Variety Performance (conducting La Cage aux Folles), Musicality.

Nigel co-authored a guide to musical theatre auditions with Mary Hammond called Thank you – That’s all we need for today published by Edition Peters.

Trained at King’s College London and the Royal Academy of Music (DipRam Award). Nigel was elected as an associate of RAM in 2013.