About this Artist
Stephen Oremus is the recipient of two Tony awards (Best Orchestrations) and two Grammy awards (Best Musical Theater Album) for his work on The Book of Mormon and Kinky Boots. For Kinky Boots, Stephen served as music supervisor, orchestrator, and arranger for Broadway, National Tour, and worldwide productions. For The Book of Mormon, he co-orchestrated the score, wrote the vocal arrangements and serves as music supervisor for the Broadway, National Tour, and worldwide productions. Stephen is the music supervisor and arranger of the original Broadway production of Wicked, and of the subsequent productions of this hugely popular musical playing around the world and also of Disney’s Frozen including the Broadway, National Tour and worldwide productions. He was the music supervisor, vocal arranger, and orchestrator of Avenue Q, for the Broadway, off-Broadway, London, and the National Tour productions. He was the music supervisor, vocal arranger and orchestrator of the Broadway musical adaptation of 9 to 5, with a score by Dolly Parton, and co-produced the Grammy-nominated cast recording. His other Broadway credits include All Shook Up, as music supervisor/vocal arranger/co-orchestrator and High Fidelity, as vocal arranger.
Beyond Broadway, Stephen has arranged/conducted for various artists for Television, Film, and Concert performances including Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, Rufus Wainwright, Dolly Parton, Cyndi Lauper, Jake Shears, Chaka Khan, and many more.
Television credits include: Music Director for the 87th Annual Academy Awards (Emmy nomination), Music Director for: Annie Live (NBC), The Wiz Live (NBC), Rent Live (FOX), A Very Wicked Halloween Special (NBC), and Into the Unknown: The Making of Frozen 2 (Disney Plus).
Film credits include Arranging/Conducting songs for: Disney’s Frozen, Frozen 2, Sing 2, A Star Is Born, The Hunting Ground, and Shame.
Stephen is a graduate of Berklee College of Music, Boston.