Jason Carr - Biography


February 2020

We Kiss in a Shadow

Received with a rapturous standing ovation at its premiere at the Crazy Coqs in 2019, this very personal solo show explores musicals from a gay perspective. Expect some Sondheim, Coward and Porter, as well as Hollywood composers Hugh Martin and Roger Edens (proverbial and real-life friends of Dorothy), plus songs from Jason's own critically-acclaimed shows.

See it at Zedel on Tues 25th Feb 9.15pm

Jason is well-known at Crazy Coqs for accompanying Maria Friedman and Anne Reid.

October 2019

It's been a year of orchestrating classic musicals!

Fiddler on the Roof

Trevor Nunn's aclaimed production of Fiddler on the Roof continues playing at the Playhouse until November 2nd.


Mame has opened at Hope Mill in Manchester starring Tracie Bennett Harriet Thorpe and Tim Flavin and is receiving nightly ovations and five star reviews! Touring to Northampton and Salisbury in the new year.

See the official trailer on Facebook.

Funny Girl

And opening shortly at the Marigny Theatre in Paris, a new production of Funny Girl directed by Stephen Mear will feature our luscious orchestrations first heard at Chichester in 2008.

White Christmas

A special Christmas treat will be heard at the Dominion Theatre from 16 November 2019 until 4 January 2020 in a brand-new production of Irving Berlin‘s White Christmas.

West Side Story

After unprecedented box office demand and sensational reviews West Side Story returns to the Royal Exchange, Manchester in the new year.

See the video on YouTube.