Pippa Cleary (Composition for Musicals, 2013)Jet Set Go

Pippa Cleary

While only 25 Pippa and co-writer Jake Brunger’s first two shows Jet Set Go and the Great British Soap Opera won MTM Awards at the Edinburgh Fringe and were later transferred to Jermyn Street Theatre, London.
Her songs are regularly performed in concerts and cabarets across London and in 2011 she won the Times Christmas Carol Competition which was performed by the Bach Choir at Cadogan Hall. In the same year she completed ten songs for a new stage adaptation of Enid Blyton’s novel Malory Towers with Thea Sharrock. She has written extensively for Youth Music Theatre and is an experienced singer and vocal coach. With her co-writer she is currently working closely with Sue Townsend to write the music and lyrics for The Secret Life of Adrian Mole aged 13 and 3/4 commissioned by Leicester Curve.