Nick Barstow

Musical Director

Agent: Lesley Duff | | 020 7631 0400

Nick Barstow is a musical director, arranger, composer and vocalist. He recently touried the UK with Frank Wildhorn'sWonderland, starring Kerry Ellis, Wendi Peters and Dave Willets, and is currently working with BBC Children In Need on a brand new musical. Recently he was musical director on the London premiere of Miller and Tysen’s Burnt Part Boys at the Park Theatre (for which he is nominated for an Off-West-End award for Best Musical Director), composed the incidental music for a new production of Comedy Of Errors on tour and at the play’s first ever home Gray’s Inn Hall, debuted his solo show with West End friends at the Pheasantry and is soon to feature alongside Gareth Malone for a forthcoming BBC TV series. As an arranger and orchestrator his work has been performed around the world, recently at West End Miscast, The English Theatre of Tel Aviv and the Royal Festival Hall under the baton of comedian and Maestro winner Sue Perkins. This Christmas sees the premiere of his new version of A Christmas Carol produced by Peter Brook Equity Ensemble award winners Antic Disposition.

Nick is also co-founder and MD of successful vocal group AfterParty. Recently the group have performed at the St James Theatre, Aldwych Theatre, Arts Theatre, Dominion Theatre, The View From The Shard and King’s Place as well as for numerous high profile events nationwide including the Covent Garden Christmas Lights Switch On 2015 and Sport Relief 2016. Their debut album Hotel Lobby was released in September 2016

Recent Credits as MD/Composer:

Extraordinary (BBC Children In Need), Privates On Parade (Union Theatre, Musical Supervisor), The Terrible Infants (Wilton's), Wonderland (No.1 UK Tour), The Burnt Part Boys (Park Theatre) – Offie Nominated Best Musical Director, The Comedy Of Errors (French tour and Gray’s Inn Hall, also as Composer), I’m Getting My Act Together And Taking It On The Road (Jermyn Street) - BroadwayWorld Award Winner for Best Fringe Production, Closer Than Ever (Pheasantry), Princess Ida (Finborough Theatre), A Christmas Carol (Middle Temple Hall), Dick!, Sleeping Booty, Music Hall Menagerie (Leicester Square Theatre)

Recent Credits as Associate/Assistant:

The Stable Gala (Lyric Theatre West End), You Won’t Succeed On Broadway If You Don’t Have Any Jews (St James Theatre, Garrick Theatre West End), Seasons Of Larson (Lyric Theatre West End)