Tom Kitt

LCT debut. Broadway: Next to Normal (Pulitzer Prize, Tony Awards – Best Score, Best Orchestrations); If/Then (Tony nomination); High FidelityBring it On, The Musical. Additional credits include Almost Famous, The Visitor Superhero; Disney’s Freaky Friday (also original movie musical); Dave; and The Winter’s TaleAll’s Well That Ends WellCymbeline (The Public). Music supervisor, arranger, and orchestrator credits include Jagged Little PillSpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical (Tony nom); Head Over Heels; American Idiot; Grease Live!, Rise (NBC); additional arrangements for Green Day’s 21st Century Breakdown (Grammy Award) and ¡Uno! ¡Dos! ¡Tré!.TV: 2019 Tony Award opening number, Live (with David Javerbaum); 2013 Tony Award opening number, Bigger (co-written with Lin-Manuel Miranda; Emmy Award); a musical episode of “Royal Pains;” and songs for “Penny Dreadful,”“Sesame Street.” Musical director, conductor, arranger and orchestrator credits include 13, Everyday Rapture, Laugh Whore(Broadway); These Paper Bullets; Pippin (Deaf West);the Pitch Perfect films;and 2Cellos featuring Lang Lang (“Live and Let Die”).

LCT Blog Posts

  • Tom Kitt: The Music Over "Sunset"

    Tom Kitt: The Music Over "Sunset"

    What comes first: the music or the words? “The answer changes with each collaboration,” Tom Kitt told me the other day.