Music – Directors and Composers

Associate Musical Directors & Associate Conductors



Laura Burton - Large Photo

Laura Burton

 35th season: Musical director of Mother Courage and Her Children. Stratford: Over 30 musicals, most recently Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris (musical director) and Wanderlust, Jesus Christ Superstar, West Side Story and Cabaret (associate conductor). Music director of The Grapes of Wrath. Composing credits include Hamlet, Inherit the Wind, Romeo and Juliet and King Lear. Elsewhere (selected): Musical director of Rich and Famous (ACT); Oliver! and The Music Man (Citadel); A Christmas Carol (ACT and YPT); The Impresario (TNB). Composer for I Am My Own Wife (NAC); A Streetcar Named Desire (Walnut Street Theatre); The Misanthrope, Don Carlos (Soulpepper); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Canadian Stage); Cyrano (Citadel). Musical director of Brent Carver’s concerts at Soulpepper. Awards: Five Guthrie Awards (most recently in 2011), two Sterling Awards.