"THE MUSIC AND THEATRICAL VISION OF PAUL BOYD ... A TRULY CLASS ACT" Irish Times

writer, composer, and director of the hit shows

MOLLY WOBBLY • HUNCHBACK THE MUSICAL • TINSELTOWN • THE HAUNTING OF HELENA

ALICE THE MUSICAL • HANSEL & GRETTEL • PUCKOON • PINOCCHIO and many more 

UPCOMING SHOWS

UPCOMING SHOWS

original stage musicals by Paul Boyd

 

TINSELTOWN

original book, music and lyrics by Paul Boyd

commissioned by Theatre at The Mill Newtownabbey 2014

premiered at Theatre at The Mill Newtownabbey December 2014

 

HUNCHBACK THE MUSICAL

original book, music and lyrics by Paul Boyd

from ‘Notre Dame de Paris’ by Victor Hugo

commissioned by Theatre at The Mill Newtownabbey 2013

premiered at Theatre at The Mill Newtownabbey December 2013

                                                                     

THE SLEEPING BEAUTY

original book, music and lyrics by Paul Boyd

with additonal material by Russell Morton

commissioned by Castle Theatre Wellingborough 2012

premiered at Castle Theatre Wellingborough December 2012

 

MOLLY WOBBLY'S TIT FACTORY

original book, music and lyrics by Paul Boyd

shortlisted for Mackintosh's HIGHLAND QUEST FOR A NEW MUSICAL 2006

nominated for 5 BROADWAY WORLD WEST END AWARDS 2014

commissioned by Lyric Theatre Belfast 2011

premiered at Lyric Theatre Belfast October 2011

produced at Lyric Theatre Belfast July 2012

produced at Assembly Rooms Edinburgh August 2012

produced at Phoenix Artists Club London from March 2014

produced at Leicester Square Theatre from January 2015

 

THE HAUNTING OF HELENA

music and lyrics by Paul Boyd • script and lyrics by Bernie McGill

finalist for STILES & DREWE PRIZE FOR BEST SONG FROM A NEW MUSICAL 2010

commissioned by Big Telly Theatre Company 2009

premiered on Ireland Tour 2009

 

THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES

music and lyrics by Paul Boyd • script by Rosanna Lowe

commissioned by Castle Wellingborough 2008

premiered at Castle Wellingborough July 2008

 

THE TALE OF THE BEAUTY AND THE TAIL OF THE BEAST

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

commissioned by Castle Theatre Wellingborough 2007

premiered at Castle Theatre Wellingborough December 2007

produced at Lyric Theatre Belfast from December 2009

 

PINOCCHIO

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

nominated for BEST SHOW FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE TMA Awards 2007

named Sunday Life's BEST MUSICAL 2003

commissioned by Purpose Built Musicals 2003

premiered at Market Place Theatre Armagh from December 2003

produced at An Grianán Theatre Letterkenny from December 2004

produced at Civic Theatre Dublin from January 2005

produced at Lyric Theatre Belfast from November 2006

produced at Source Arts Centre Tipperary from December 2006

produced at Pavilion Theatre Dublin from December 2006

produced at Perth Theatre Perthshire from December 2009

 

McCOOL

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

shortlisted as a UK entry to the NAMT FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS 2006

commissioned by Big Telly Theatre Company 2001

premiered on Ireland Tour 2002

 

TEACHER'S NOTES

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

commissioned by Lisburn Borough Council Arts Office 2001

premiered at Island Arts Centre Lisburn 2001

 

THE SNOW QUEEN

music and lyrics by Paul Boyd • script by Brenda Winter

commissioned by The Mixed Peppers Theatre Company 2001

premiered at Belvoir Players Studio 2001

 

SMELLY WON'T BEHAVE!

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

commissioned by Replay Productions Ltd. 2001

premiered on Ireland Tour 2001

 

RED - THE RIDING HOOD MUSICAL

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

commissioned by An Grianan Theatre 2000

premiered at An Grianán Theatre Letterkenny December 2000

produced at Lyric Theatre Belfast from November 2001

 

THE NUTCRACKER MUSICAL

music adapted by Paul Boyd • script by Ian Billings

commissioned by Stagecoach Theatre Arts 1999

premiered at Stagecoach Theatre Arts July 1999

 

THE PIRATES OF PLANET ZANCE

music adapted by Paul Boyd • script by Ian Billings

commissioned by Stagecoach Theatre Arts 1998

premiered at Stagecoach Theatre Arts July 1998

 

ALICE THE MUSICAL

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

nominated as BEST DRAMA 1999 Belfast Arts Awards

commissioned by Lyric Theatre Belfast 1998

premiered at Lyric Theatre Belfast from November 1998

produced at An Grianán Theatre Letterkenny December 1999

produced at An Grianán Theatre Letterkenny August 2000

produced at Civic Theatre Dublin from December 2000

produced at Market Place Theatre Armagh December 2004

produced at Market Place Theatre Armagh January 2005

produced at Castle Theatre Wellingborough December 2008

produced at Actor's Playhouse Miracle Theatre Miami from March 2009

produced at Actor's Playhouse Miracle Theatre Miami from October 2009

produded at Higashi Playhouse Nagoya (Japan) August 2011

produced at Actor's Playhouse Miracle Theatre Miami from January 2015

produced at Roxy Performing Arts Centre Miami April 2016

 

HANSEL & GRETTEL

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

commissioned by Kabosh Productions Belfast 1997

premiered at Riverside Theatre Coleriane from December 1997

produced at Lyric Theatre Belfast from November 1999

produced at An Grianán Theatre Letterkenny from November 2001

produced at Market Place Theatre Armagh December 2002

produced at Pavilion Theatre Dublin from December 2005

produced at Broward Center Fort Lauderdale February 2008

produced at Miramar Cultural Center Florida November 2009

produced at New Wimbledon Studio London May 2010

produced at Lyric Theatre Belfast from December 2012

 

RUMPELSTILTSKIN

music and lyrics by Paul Boyd

script by Paul Boyd with Orla McKeagney and Emily Thomas

commissioned by Kabosh Productions Belfast 1996

premiered at Riverside Theatre Coleriane 1996

produced on Ireland Tour 1997

 

TORCH SONG TRILOGY

music and lyrics by Paul Boyd

adapted from the play by Harvey Fierstein

commissioned by Kabosh Productions Belfast 1996

premiered on Ireland Tour 1996

 

THE ELVES AND THE SHOEMAKER

music and lyrics by Paul Boyd

script by Orla McKeagney and Emily Thomas

commissioned by Kabosh Productions Belfast 1995

premiered on Ireland Tour 1995

 

A CHRISTMAS CAROL

music and lyrics by Paul Boyd

script by Orla McKeagney and Emily Thomas

commissioned by Kabosh Productions Belfast 1994

premiered on Ireland Tour 1994

 

WHO FRAMED ESMERELDA?

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

written for The Decidedly Average Theatre Company 1993

premiered on Ireland Tour 1993

 

MACBETH THE MUSICAL

original book, music & lyrics by Paul Boyd

written for The Decidedly Average Theatre Company 1992

premiered at University of Ulster February 1992

produced at Riverside Theatre Coleraine September 1992

produced at Group Theatre Belfast November 1992

produced on Ireland Tour 1994

WRITER / COMPOSER CREDITS

UPCOMING SHOWS