Will StuartComposer • Arranger • Musical Director
Will is a Composer, Arranger and Musical Director. Upcoming projects include The Corn is Green at the National Theatre, The Band Plays On at the Sheffield Crucible, and orchestrations for Stage Entertainment's new European production of the hit musical Wicked.
As an arranger and orchestrator Will has worked with artists including Shirley Bassey, Paloma Faith, Cerys Matthews and Bryn Terfel, and has also produced music for Stella McCartney's show at Paris Fashion Week.
Will has written orchestrations for ensembles including the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the BBC Concert Orchestra and the BBC Big Band. His arrangements have been heard in London's West End as well as in theatres internationally, most recently Guys and Dolls (Crucible) and the European premier of Amélie (Munich).
Will's recent composition work has included the animated series Sali Mali (S4C), and production music for companies including Chalk/EMI.
Will is an experienced Musical Director and Conductor. He has been a frequent collaborator with the team at the Old Vic, both in London and on Broadway, and has worked extensively in the West End. He is part of the BFI NETWORK x BAFTA Crew 2021.