THEATRE

 
Under Milk Wood Credit Stephen Acourt Music By Gareth FarrUnder Milk Wood (2018) Circa Theatre

By Dylan Thomas
Directed by Ross Jolly
Original music by Gareth Farr

Switzerland Music By Gareth Farr MusicSwitzerland (2018) Circa Theatre

By Joanna Murray-Smith
Directed by Susan Wilson
Original music by Gareth Farr

In The Wars Music By Gareth FarrIn The Wars (2017) Bats Theatre

By Juliet O’Brien
Directed by Jorge Picó
Original music by Gareth Farr

Three Days In The Country Music By Gareth FarrThree Days in the Country (2017) Circa Theatre

By Patrick Marber
Directed by Susan Wilson
Original music by Gareth Farr

Escaped Alone Music By Gareth FarrEscaped Alone (2017) Circa Theatre

By Carol Churchill
Directed by Susan Wilson
Original music by Gareth Farr

The Bone Feeder Music By Gareth FarrThe Bone Feeder (2017) Auckland Theatre Company

By Renee Liang
Directed by Sara Brodie
Original music by Gareth Farr

Dear Horizon Music By Gareth FarrDear Horizon (2016) RNZ Ballet Company
Choreographed by Andrew Simmons
Original music by Gareth Farr
Blood Wedding Gb Music By Gareth FarrBlood Wedding (2015) Circa Theatre

By Federico Garcia Lorca
Directed by Willem Wassenaar
Original music by Gareth Farr

Kia Ora Khalid Music By Gareth Farr

Kia Ora Khalid (2015) Capital E, Theatre for Children

By Dave Armstrong
Directed by Sara Brodie
Original music by Gareth Farr

Gloria's Handbag - Circa Theatre- Gareth FarrGloria’s Handbag (2014) Circa Theatre

By Helen Moulder and Sue Rider
Directed by Sue Rider
Sound design by Gareth Farr

Sky Dancer - Witi Ihimaera Gareth FarrSky Dancer (2013) by Capital E National Theatre for Children

By Witi Ihimaera
Directed by Sara Brodie
Original music by Gareth Farr
Performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Gareth Farr - Duck Death and the TulipDuck, Death and the Tulip (2014) by Little Dog Barking Theatre

By Wolf Erlbruch, Adapted by Peter Wilson
Directed by Nina Nawalowalo
Music composed by Gareth Farr
Chapman Tripp Theatre Award for Outstanding Composer of Original Music

Fault Lines (2012)
Melbourne Festival/Christchurch Festival/Leshan Song and Dance Troupe
Directed by Sara Brodie

Original music by Gareth Farr and Gao Ping

World of Wearable Arts (2012) –
Visual Symphony section
TSB Arena, WellingtonDirected/choreographed by Malia Johnson

Original music/arrangements by Gareth Farr (also conducted orchestra)

Ivy (2012)
Capital E, National Theatre for ChildrenDirected by Kerryn Palmer

Original music by Gareth Farr

Masi - music by Gareth FarrMasi (2012)
The Conch – NZ International Festival of the ArtsDirected by Nina Nawalowalo

Original music by Gareth Farr

End of the Golden Weather (2000, 2011) (2 separate productions)
Circa Theatre (2000), Auckland Theatre Company (2011)Written by Bruce Mason

Directed by Susan Wilson (2000), Murray Lynch (2011)

Original music by Gareth Farr

August: Osage County (2011)
Circa TheatreWritten by Tracy Letts

Directed by Susan Wilson

Original music by Gareth Farr

Othello (2011)
Peach Theatre CompanyMaidment Theatre

Directed by Jesse Peach

Original music by Gareth Farr

End Game (2010)
Capital E, National Theatre for ChildrenDirected by Leo Gene Peters

Original music by Gareth Farr

Shipwrecked! (2010)
Circa TheatreDirected by Peter Hambleton

Original music by Gareth Farr

The Nero Show (2010)
Circa TheatreBook and lyrics by Paul Jenden

Original music by Gareth Farr

Wit (2000, 2010) (2 separate productions)
Circa Theatre (2000), Telecom Playhouse Theatre, Hamilton (2010)Written by Margaret Edson

Directed by Cathy Downes (2000), Gaye Poole(2010)

Original music by Gareth Farr

Rome the Musical (2008)
Circa TheatreBook and lyrics by Paul Jenden

Original music by Gareth Farr

Heat (2008)
BATS TheatreWritten by Lynda Chanwai-Earle

Directed by David O’Donnell

Sound design and original music by Gareth Farr

Vula (2002-2008)
The ConchBATS Theatre (Wellington), Maidment Theatre (Auckland), Sydney Opera House, Barbican Theatre (London)

Directed by Nina Nawalowalo

Original music by Gareth Farr

Monarchy the Musical (2007)
Circa TheatreBook and lyrics by Paul Jenden

Original music by Gareth Farr

Spinning Mountain (2007)
Capital E, National Theatre for ChildrenDirected by Nina Nawalowalo

Original music by Gareth Farr and I Wayan Gde Yudane

Doubt (2007)Circa Theatre

Written by John Patrick Shanley

Directed by Sue Rider

Original music by Gareth Farr

I’m not Rappaport (2007)
Downstage TheatreDirected by Stephen Ray

Original music by Gareth Farr

Venetian Bride (2007)
BATS TheatreDirected by Rachel More

Original music by Gareth Farr

Maui – One Man Against The Gods (2005 – 2007)
St James Theatre (Wellington, 2005, 2007), Theatre Royal (Christchurch, 2006), Civic Theatre (Auckland, 2007), Founders Theatre (Hamilton, 2007)Directed by Tanemahuta Gray

Original music by Gareth Farr

The Wedding (2006)
Royal New Zealand Ballet CompanyChoreographed by Mark Baldwin

Original music by Gareth Farr

Troy the Musical (2006)
Circa TheatreBook and lyrics by Paul Jenden

Original music by Gareth Farr

Arcane (2006)
BATS TheatreDirected and conceived by Jade Eriksen

Original music by Gareth Farr

Paper Shaper (2006)
Capital E, National Theatre for ChildrenDevised by Peter Wilson & Tim Denton

Directed by Peter Wilson

Original music by Gareth Farr

Penguin (2005)
Capital E, National Theatre for ChildrenWritten and directed by Peter Wilson

Original music by Gareth Farr

Monkey (2004)
Capital E, National Theatre for ChildrenWritten by Lynda Chanwai-Earle

Directed by Peter Wilson

Original music by Gareth Farr

Pericles (2004)
Toi WhakaariWritten by William Shakespeare

Directed by Peter Hambleton

Original music by Gareth Farr

Cloud Nine (2004)
Circa TheatreWritten by Carol Churchill

Directed by Katherine McCrae

Original music by Gareth Farr

Aspects of her Life
Toi WhakaariDirected by Stephen Whiting

Original music by Gareth Farr

Speed the Plow (2003)
Circa TheatreWritten by David Mamet

Directed by Rachel More

Original music by Gareth Farr

Troilus and Cressida (2003)
Toi WhakaariDirected by Annie Ruth and Rangimoana Taylor

Original music by Gareth Farr

The Rover (2002)
Toi WhakaariDirected by James Beaumont

Original music by Gareth Farr

Haruru Mai (2001)
Auckland Theatre CompanyWritten by Briar Grace

Directed by Simon Prast

Original music by Gareth Farr

So Far (2001)
Inside Out ProductionsAotea Square

Directed by Michael Mizrahi and Marie Adams

Original music by Gareth Farr

Performed by the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Marc Taddei

Woman Far Walking (2000, 2001, 2002) (3 separate productions)
Written by Witi IhimaeraDirected by Cathy Downes (2000), Christian Penny (2001), Nancy Brunning (2002)

Original music by Gareth Farr

Vagabonds (2000)Downstage Theatre

Written by Lorae Parry

Directed by Annie Ruth

Original music by Gareth Farr (performed live by composer – also played role of Cath Hagerty)

Smashing Sweet Vixen (1998)
Royal New Zealand Ballet CompanyChoreographed by Shona McCullagh

Original music by Gareth Farr (performed by STRIKE percussion ensemble)

Takitoru (1995)
Downstage TheatreDirected by Jan Bolwell, Keri Kaa, Sunny Amey

Original music by Gareth Farr

Nga Tangata Toa – the warrior people (1994)
Taki Rua Theatre, Wellington / The Watershed, AucklandWritten by Hone Kouka

Directed by Colin McColl

Original music by Gareth Farr

Wahine Toa (1992)
Taki Rua Depot TheatreDevised by Keri Kaa, Jan Bolwell & Sunny Amey

Original Music by Helen Fisher & Gareth Farr

Hide ‘n’ Seek (1992)
Taki Rua TheatreWritten by Hori Ahipene & Hone Kouka

Directed by Hone Kouka

Original music by Gareth Farr

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