Richy Hughes


Richy Hughes


Olivier Award Nominated lyricist and book writer on Oi Frog and Friends! (Lyric Theatre, UK Tour).  Lyricist on Off West End Best New Musical 2018 Superhero,   a mono musical based on his original idea.  ‘Don’t Look Down’ from the show won 2015’s Stiles and Drewe Prize for Best New Song.  Lyricist on Mr Popper’s Penguins (Criterion Theatre, New Victory Theatre 42nd Street NYC, extensive UK and US tours). ‘The Beautiful Game’ won 2017’s Xmas Factor All Stars best Christmas song of the preceding 5 years.  Lyricist of ‘It’s What He Would’ve Wanted,’ A Song Cycle For Soho (Soho Theatre) and MMD’s 25th Anniversary Gala (Novello Theatre).


Writer Type

Bookwriter, Lyricist