Benjamin Holder

Musical Director

Sweeney Todd, 2014

"Benjamin Holder’s terrific band...keeps the score’s musical tensions rumbling constantly" - Mark Shenton, The Stage★★★★

"Musical director Benjamin Holder does a terrific job both as pianist and conductor of the band...who play with all the sharpness, accuracy and vivacity demanded by the score." - Jane Martin, WhatsOnStage ★★★★★

"The band of four, two pianos, a violin and percussion, give tremendous support to the cast of nine...in a hypnotic, highly-charged evening" - Musical Theatre Review

The Beautiful Game, 2014

"Benjamin Holder and Tom Kelly's careful molding of the ensemble singing" - David Phipps-Davis, WhatsOnStage★★★★

"The moody, melodic pleasures of The Beautiful Game are served by Lotte Wakeham's vivid staging and Benjamin Holder's ace musical direction" - Mark Shenton, via twitter