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 run at the Haymarket Theatre in the West End.

 

Officially the funniest show on the planet, One Man Two Guvnors is enjoying a record breaking run at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in the West End. The current cast includes Rufus Hound as Francis and Kelly Price as Dolly. Joining the show in September fresh from the International Tour are Owain Arthur, Kellie Shirley and Peter Caulfield. While Angela Griffin and Dominic Thorburn join as Dolly and Alan Dangle.

 

The play by Richard Bean, directed by Nicholas Hytner has enjoyed 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.