Music Supervisor, Lon Hoyt
The cast and creative team of Some Lovers: (back row) director Will Frears, composer Burt Bacharach, playwright and lyricist Steven Sater, music supervisor Lon Hoyt and vocal designer and (front row) actors Andrew Mueller, Michelle Duffy, Jenni Barber and Jason Danieley.
The creative team of Some Lovers: (from left) director Will Frears, composer Burt Bacharach, playwright and lyricist Steven Sater, music supervisor Lon Hoyt and vocal designer AnnMarie Milazzo.
LON HOYT (Music Supervisor) was the music director/conductor for Hairspray on Broadway, as well as the Hairspray movie.
He was the music supervisor for the two National Tours, Toronto, Las Vegas, London, Johannesburg and Cologne companies of Hairspray.
He was also the music supervisor for Lennon.
He was most recently the associate conductor for Catch Me If You Can on Broadway.
other Broadway music director and conductor credits include Hair,The Rocky Horror Show,Street Corner Symphony and Footloose.
Off Broadway, he
has conducted Forever Plaid, Song of Singapore, A Backer's Audition, Hit the Lights and The Diva is Dismissed.
regional theater credits include Return to the Forbidden Planet, Blackbirds of Broadway, Calamity Jane, 42nd Street and Anything Goes.
As an actor, Hoyt has appeared in lead roles on Broadway in Tommy, Baby, Leader of the Pack, Starlight Express and Rock 'N Roll!
The First 5,000 Years.
can be heard playing piano for Whoopi Goldberg in the film and on the soundtrack of Boys on the Side.
Most recently, he was the music consultant for the Todd Graff film A Joyful Noise, and he arranged and orchestrated songs for another Todd Graff film, Bandslam.
Love to the 3Ls.