Tim Coker is a composer, teacher and director with a particular interest in music for theatre. He is published by Edition HH.He is currently Artistic Director at the Macready Theatre, Rugby and The Festival on The Close, a Trustee of Bloomsbury Festival and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. Tim trained at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and holds degrees from the universities of Manchester, Royal Holloway University of London and Reading. He holds a PhD in music which focuses on the relationship between contemporary music and theatre. Tim’s music has been performed across the world and at some of the UK’s leading festivals and concert halls.