Bruce Coughlin


Broadway work includes: 9 to 5, War Paint, Amélie, Grey Gardens, Wild Party (LaChiusa), Light in the Piazza, Urinetown, Annie Get Your Gun, Sound of Music; plus additional (contributing) orchestrations for Big Fish, On the Twentieth Century, Something Rotten, On the Town. London work includes: Assassins (Menier Chocolate Factory) and Urinetown (St James and West End) revivals.

Regional and New York work includes: Giant, First Daughter Suite (co-orchestrator), and See What I Wanna See (all 3: LaChiusa); Floyd Collins, Children of Eden and 5 new musicals in Fredericia, Denmark. Film: Hairspray (“Miss Baltimore Crabs”) and Fantasia 2000 (principal arranger). Winner: Tony (+2 noms), Drama Desk (+9 noms), Obie. Coming up: The Flamingo Kid (Frankel/Freedman) and Knoxville (Flaherty/Ahrens).