Eamonn O’Dwyer

Eamonn trained at the Royal Academy of Music and has worked as a musician in theatres all over the world. As a composer he has written original music for Stones in his Pockets (Dukes Theatre Lancaster); Five Children & It (Tristan Bates); Portia Coughlan (Old Red Lion); Around the World in Eighty Days & The Glass Menagerie (Chipping Norton Theatre); Much Ado About Nothing (Stockholm English Speaking Theatre); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Barakura Festival Theatre, Japan); The Massacre (Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds); Liquorice & Smokerings (New Wolsey, Ipswich); and Frankenstein (Dorset Corset Theatre Company). He is a frequent musical collaborator at Sir Peter Hall’s Rose Theatre in Kingston, where he has written scores for The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe, Our Town, A Christmas Carol, Hamlet, Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Arabian Nights & Alice in Wonderland. His original musical The House of Mirrors & Hearts won the Musical Theatre Matters Award for Best New Musical Score at the Edinburgh Festival in 2010, and after a critically acclaimed run at London's Arcola Theatre, will receive its US premiere in July 2016.

Eamonn is currently working on Fanny & Stella, a new musical adaptation of Neil McKenna's award-nominated book of the same name.

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eamonn odwyer. Credit: Mug Photography.
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