The Musical Director / Musical Arranger – Hilary Brooks
Born in Glasgow, Hilary studied at the R.S.A.M.D. Her MD credits include Sweeney Todd, Gypsy, Nightflights, Cabaret (Dundee Rep), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Charlie’s Aunt, Alice (Lyceum Edinburgh) The Rink, Cinderella (Belgrade, Coventry), Beauty and the Beast (The Byre), Whisky Galore (Cutting Edge), A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine, Glasvegas (Bordeline), Eight to the Bar, Cleaning Up (Wildcat), Without a Trace, Johnny B Happy (S.O.P.), Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Dick Whittington (Kings Glasgow), James & the Giant Peach (Citizens Glasgow). Hilary was nominated for ‘Best Use of Music and Sound In a Theatre Production’ in June 2008 for her work on Sunshine on Leith.
Hilary’s Composer credits include: James and the Giant Peach (Citizens), Memory of Water (Stellar Quines), Beauty and the Beast (Byre), Nightflights (Dundee Rep), F.D.T., Mr Wymi, Salut Serge (BBC), Stripes of the Zebra, The Eastern Bride (film score for Mak Movies – recorded by the city of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra), Meeting Matthew (musical for Oran Mor, Glasgow).