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★★★★ "A thrilling musical journey ... a complex drama of female empowerment, self-determination and mindfulness" (The Stage)

Named one of "The 25 Best Shows to Book for Christmas in the UK" by the Guardian!

★★★★ "A rollicking, atmospheric slice of musical folklore - Paul Boyd's radical take on a familiar tale" (The Stage)

★★★★ "Musically haunting and visually gorgeous ... Paul Boyd's new musical of Peter Pan is a thing of beauty" (The Stage)

"A treat for the eyes, ears and senses of children and adults alike" (The Big List)

★★★★ "Alice the Musical celebrates Paul Boyd as a natural storyteller of imagination and invention" (The Stage)

"glorious ... reinjected with arch wit and musical punch" (Irish Times)

"Boyd’s appealing musical is easily the best piece of entertaining theatre I have seen all year" (Irish News)

"Boyd gives full recognition to the fact that the best stories are often the scariest in a witty, clearly told story" (Irish Times)

Nominated for 5 BroadwayWorld West End Awards!

★★★★★ "probably the funniest and most enjoyable piece of theatre I have seen for some time ... The writing is fantastic" (BroadwayBaby)

★★★★ "What a delight to see traditional, captivating storytelling with refreshing humour" (The Stage)

"Paul Boyd's stock in trade is setting fairytales to music, but this is no sugary Disneyesque trifle" (Sunday Times)

★★★★ "Tinseltown is a quirky, festive feast of musical theatre magic" (Belfast Telegraph)

"Paul Boyd pits belief against world-weary cynicism in what is sure to be a smash hit musical. Boyd is definitely on to a winner here" (CultureNI)

★★★★ "Raunchy and rocking ...  a compelling narrative with saucy, sassy songs and imaginative choreography" (Belfast Telegraph)

"shades of Cabaret, hints of Oliver and reminiscent of a Parisian Review ... a very impressive show" (Belfast Times)

Featuring 2 songs nominated for the Stiles & Drewe Best New Song Prize!

"the songs are possessed with Boyd’s familiar musical swagger and would find a home on any commercial stage" (Irish Times)

"This belter of a musical is a high-tech hit ... a high energy, high octane show ... a giant step" (Belfast Telegraph)

"A magical piece of rock theatre! This new and innovative piece of rock theatre is worth catching" (Irish News)

"The real star of the show is Boyd’s original musical score ... this show is a howling success" (Irish News)

"Boyd explores the many versions of this classic tale through music and dance ... A checklist of catchy tunes from the talented Boyd" (Belfast Telegraph)

Nominated for 13 BroadwayWorld Ireland Awards!

Dedicated pages for a selection of Paul Boyd's hit shows, each featuring information, production photos, and audio and video samples.  Scroll through the full list or select from:



Paul Boyd and Zoë Seaton's international hit water spectacular, from the story by Hans Christian Andersen, which began its world tour in 2005

The water spectacular based upon the swashbuckling adventure stories recorded in One Thousand and One Nights, premiered in 2008

The critically acclaimed stage comedy, co-written and with music and lyrics by Paul Boyd, premiered in 2009 and toured the UK (with a West End season) until 2016


Paul Boyd's 2017 'best of' album featuring performances of songs from his shows by West End, Broadway, and musical theatre stars


From the creative team behind the hit comedy 'Puckoon', a new stage adaptation of the best-selling war memoir, postponed in 2020

An online musical story version of 'Alice In Wonderland' specially created for younger viewers, featuring songs from Paul Boyd's 'Alice The Musical' - watch for free

pbm's exclusive Santa Claus personalised video messaging service, featuring original music and magical video effects









The new musical featuring the hit songs of Caro Emerald - David Schreurs & Vincent Degiorgio (music & lyrics), Wendy Gill (book), Paul Boyd (director)