Laurence is one of the leading creators of new British musical theatre. He is the composer, lyricist and writer of the award-winning Off-Broadway (2011) musical TOMORROW MORNING which is performed around the world: London, New York, Chicago, Tokyo, Seoul, Melbourne, Germany, Vienna, Lisbon, with more European and USA productions planned. For performance rights or for more information please see below. A further production in Seoul has just completed a run this July next year it will receive its premiere in Italy.
Laurence’s dramatic new musical MIDNIGHT with Timothy Knapman has recently been performed in Korea following a workshop performance with a West End cast at the St. James’ Theatre, London in 2015. His work with Irvine Welsh and Don de Grazia on the musical CREATIVES was seen earlier this year in Chicago and will be playing at the Pleasance at the Edinburgh Festival with an original score by Laurence.
Laurence in collaboration with Timothy Knapman was commissioned by Made in Corby in association with Perfect Pitch to write a new family musical entitled DANNY HERO, which was produced with a young cast at The Core in Corby to great success in October 2016.
Laurence’s original new musical THROUGH THE DOOR (book by Judy Freed) received a world premiere production in Seoul, Korea in 2015.
A four-hander, the musical is the moving and funny story of two couples – one about to marry, one about to divorce. It has been translated into four languages: Japanese, Korean, German and Portuguese.