Seamas Carey is a performer, composer and silent film pianist based in London. Hailing originally from Cornwall, at the age of 17 he escaped the clutches of formal education and began work as a multi-instrumentalist and composer for theatre. Since then he has toured continuously throughout the UK, Europe, Middle East and USA.
He has also worked in his studio, recording numerous theatre and film soundtracks. He is a founder member and joint artistic director of Bristol based theatre company Silly Boys, of whom he performs, composes and co-writes with.
He is currently composing for Cscape Dance’s production Neptunalia, and for Quirk Theatre’s production Ernie & The Sea of Ice. He is about to join Kneehigh Theatre’s production of 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips at The Globe Theatre, followed by an American tour.