Tim is a multi-award-winning composer/lyricist based in the UK, represented by The Caroline Underwood Agency.

Current musical theatre projects for 2021 include Cable Street, which is in development with 10to4 productions, Shipton, which was featured at BEAM 2021, and an album of Stay Awake, Jake, following its livestream at Southwark Playhouse in Dec 2020.

In 2019, Tim wrote the score for Unfortunate: the Untold Story of Ursula the Sea Witch for Fat Rascal Theatre (Edinburgh Festival, Leicester CURVE, Birmingham Hippodrome), and for Great Expectations for Metta Theatre (workshop at National Theatre Studios). A 5-track cast recording of Unfortunate is on Spotify here.

Previous shows include Stay Awake, Jake (S&S Award 2014, VAULT Festival 2016) and Gap Year (Oxford Old Fire Station, Leicester Square Theatre 2012, University of Portsmouth 2015) and a sold out revue of his songs at Live at Zedel in 2017.

“Songs that arc like a one-act play” – Musical Theatre Review
“Earnest, intimate and bold” – The Stage
“[The] score has a satisfying richness and diversity reminiscent of any of the strong Disney soundtracks” – The Stage
“One of the country’s brightest and most interesting new songwriters” – BritishTheatre.com
“Mesmerising new British chamber musical” – The Stage
“An exciting new voice for British musical theatre” – Bargain Theatreland

Contact: timgilvin@gmail.com

Representation: www.thecarolineunderwoodagency.com

Photo credit: Sophie and Josh Hawthorn © 2017