film, television & theatre composer and lyricist
Award winning composer
trained as an actor at the Central School of Speech and Drama before turning to music when the Bridewell Theatre created the post of composer in residence for him in 2003...
Grant wrote the songs and performed in 'The Craze' band for hit comedy "One Man, Two Guvnors", which recently completed an International tour following sell-out runs at the National Theatre, and in the West End at the Adelphi Theatre and the Theatre Royal Haymarket. The original cast went with the show to the Music Box Theatre on Broadway for six months where Grant was nominated for a Tony award and won the Drama Desk Award for best score. The record-breaking production is now on it's third UK tour and Grant's score can also be heard in countless non-NT productions of the play around the world...
Twelfth Night: Shakespeare's beautiful tragi-comedy at Sheffield Crucible, directed by Jonathan Munby.
Monsters Behind the Iron Curtain: Feature length drama documentary for National Geographic
Great Britain: Richard Bean's new satirical play, directed by Nicholas Hytner at the National Theatre.
A Small Family Business: Alan Ayckbourn's classic dark comedy at the National Theatre.
The Memory of Water: New production of Shelagh Stephenson's play at Stoke and Scarborough
The Dishwashers: New production at Birmingham Rep, starring David Essex & directed by Nikolai Foster
Drunk: New dance theatre piece with songs - premiere production of the McOnie Company
Saving Santa: Animated feature film with songs, starring Martin Freeman, Tim Curry and Joan Collins
Arena "The National Theatre": Two BBC documentaries about the first 50 years of the NT
A Day, A Life: Short film for Bongo Reef Pictures