Grant Olding

film, television & theatre composer and lyricist

Grant Olding's infectiously sunny skiffle songs lift the audience from mere happiness to eye-watering, comic hysteria.

Variety

One Man,

Two Guvnors

The National Theatre's hit show with songs by Grant continues it's third UK tour.

 

Officially the funniest show on the planet, One Man Two Guvnors is out on a ten month UK tour. The current cast includes Gavin Spokes as Francis, Emma Barton as Dolly, Shaun Williamson as Charlie and Jasmyn Banks as Pauline.

 

The play by Richard Bean, directed by Nicholas Hytner has had phenomenal success worldwide. Breaking box office records on Broadway, at the National Theatre and in the West End. Grant wrote the songs and performed as the lead singer/guitar/keys player in the onstage band The Craze for the first 18 months of the run, and sings nine of the fifteen songs on the show's Original Cast Recording.

 

The show has won many awards, most notably a Tony award for best actor for James Corden as well as a Drama Desk Award and Tony nomination for best score for Grant.