Jeremy Charles SAMS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1957-01-12
Education Whitgift Sch Croydon, Magdalene Coll Cambridge, Guildhall Sch of Music
Books & Publications
Recreations N/A
Clubs Ivy
Style Jeremy Sams, Esq
Career composer, director, translator of opera and plays; freelance pianist 1977-82; >ir< dir: Schippel, The Plumber, Entertaining Mr Sloane (Greenwich), The Card (Newbury), Wind in the Willows (Tokyo) 1993, Neville's Island (Nottingham and West End) 1994, Enjoy (Nottingham), Wild Oats (RNT) 1995, The Wind in the Willows (Old Vic) 1995, Passion (Queen's) 1996, Marat/Sade (RNT) 1997, Enter the Guardsman (Donmar) 1997, Two Pianos Four Hands (Birmingham Rep and Comedy) 1999, Spend! Spend! Spend! (Piccadilly) 1999 (and tour 2001), Noises Off (RNT) 2000 (tour, West End and Broadway 2001), What The Butler Saw (Theatre Royal, Bath and tour) 2001, Benefactors (Albery and tour) 2002, The Water Babies (Chichester) 2003, Little Britain (UK tour) 2005, Donkey's Years (West End and UK tour) 2006, The Sound of Music (Palladium) 2006 and (UK tour) 2009, 13 The Musical (Broadway) 2008, The King and I (Royal Albert Hall) 2009, Educating Rita (Menier Chocolate Factory and Trafalgar Studios) 2010, The Wizard of Oz (Palladium) 2011; translations incl: The Rehearsal (Almeida and Garrick, Time Out Award 1991), Leonce and Lena (Sheffield Crucible), Becket (Theatre Royal Haymarket), The Miser (NT), Les Parents Terribles (RNT), Mary Stuart (RNT) 1996, Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (Nottingham Playhouse) 1997, Colombe (Salisbury Playhouse) 1999, Waiting in the Wings (Broadway) 1999, Scapino (Chichester Festival Theatre) 2005; adaptations incl Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London Palladium) 2002 and (Broadway) 2005, Amour (Broadway) 2002; >ir< dir: The Reluctant King (Opera North), Opera Libretto: The Enchanted Island (Met Opera NY) 2011; translations incl: The Magic Flute, Macbeth, Figaro's Wedding, Force of Destiny, La Bohème, The Ring (ENO), Cosi fan Tutte (Opera 80), Johnny Strikes Up, L'E>grir< over 30 scores for theatre and TV: Kean (Old Vic), The Sneeze, A Walk in the Woods (West End), Persuasion (BAFTA Award for Original TV Music 1996), Have your Cake (BBC) 1997, The Mother (BBC) 2003, Enduring Love (Pathé) 2004 (Ivor Novello Award); at the RSC: Temptation, The Tempest, Measure for Measure, Merry Wives of Windsor, Midsummer Night's Dream; at RNT: Sunday in the Park With George (music dir), Ghetto (also lyrics), The Wind in the Willows (also lyrics), Arcadia
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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