Luke Holman

Award: Leslie Hayes Award

Year: 2018

Genre: Musical Theatre

Instrument/voice type: Voice

Location: Royal Academy of Music

Luke is a recent graduate of the Royal Northern College of Music where he studied as a principal study clarinettist under the tutelage of Lynsey Marsh & Antonio Salguero and private keyboard studies under Daniel Browell. Luke is also an alumnus of Kungliga Musikhögskolan in Stockholm, Sweden where he studied with Hermann Stefansson & Emil Jonason.

Alongside Luke’s studies at RNCM, his credits as Musical Director include FAME The Musical, Billy Elliot – School Edition, HONK!, The Full Monty, Threepenny Opera, & RENT and in 2014, Luke was awarded the South-West Fellowship of Drama award for Best Musical Direction for his work on FAME!

Luke will continue his studies at the Royal Academy of Music on the MA Musical Direction and Coaching for Musical Theatre course. He is incredibly grateful to be supported by the Lesley Hayes Award from Help Musicians UK.