Annemarie Lewis Thomas
Annemarie is an award winning, published composer, lyricist as well as an accomplished Musical Director and arranger
Full length musicals include:
In collaboration with Phil Willmott, Annemarie wrote the music to AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, UNCLE EBENEZER and THE WOLF BOYS. In collaboration with Gerry Flanagan, Annemarie wrote the music & lyrics to GREAT EXPECTATIONS and FOOL’S GOLD. Other shows with Nick Stimson include THE SUNSHINE GANG, THE BALLAD OF KITTY JAY, TICKETS PLEASE, CELEBS ANON, DANGEROUS DAUGHTERS, OH MY, NELLIE BLY and THE VENUS FACTOR.
Short Films include COMING HOME and J – winner of 12 laurels on the international film festival circuit, including 2 wins for individual songs.
In collaboration with Daniel O’Brien she’s written the original songs for a 7 pantomimes, 3 of which were commissioned for the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds.
As the MD for the award winning Steam Industry Annemarie worked on all of the critically acclaimed BAC Christmas musicals. Other credits include: RENT (Olympia Theatre, Dublin), ANNIE (UK No 1 Tour), UK premieres VICTOR/VICTORIA, REEFER MADNESS(Bridewell) NAKED BOYS SINGING (Madam JoJos),MARTIN CHARNIN’S 9 AND A HALF QUID REVUE 9(The King’s Head).
Between 2009 – 2022 Annemarie ran The MTA (The Musical Theatre Academy)running the UK’s 1st accelerated learning programme for multi disciplinary performers. It was named as the School of the Year in The Stage 100 Awards in both 2012 and 2017