Tim Minchin

Music & Lyrics


RSC: Matilda The Musical.

TRAINED: University of WA and the Conservatorium of WA. 

COMEDY: As a musical satirist, he has toured in the US, the UK and Australia, performing solo, with bands and with symphony orchestras. 

COMPOSITION & LYRICISM: Tim wrote his first theatrical score at 18, and wrote music and lyrics for many small productions in his twenties. He is the composer-lyricist of Groundhog Day, directed by Matthew Warchus.

ACTING: Theatre credits include Rosencrantz in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead at the Sydney Theatre Company, Judas in the 2012-2013 Jesus Christ Superstar arena tour of Australia and the UK, and the title roles in Hamlet and Amadeus for Perth Theatre Company. TV appearances include: Atticus Fetch in Californication; Smasher Sullivan in the ABC’s Secret River, and Lucky Flynn in the Sky Atlantic/Foxtel series Upright, which he co-wrote, co-directed and co-produced. Film credits include Friar Tuck in Lionsgate’s Robin Hood (2018). 

DVDS: Tim Minchin and the Heritage Orchestra, Live at the Royal Albert Hall is the latest of Tim’s five comedy DVDs. He has also made one called So F*****g Rock and one called Ready For This? 

TELEVISION: Sometimes Tim is on your telly, appearing on Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, 8 Out of 10 Cats, QI and Never Mind the Buzzcocks. He has also appeared on many variety and late night shows in Australia and the US.