Roma Yagnik is an award-winning UK based composer working in theatre and dance, film, animation, advertising and television. Her diverse client list includes HBO, BBC, Sky/ SATV, EMI, Universal Music, Unicef, PLAN International, Tottenham Hotspur, Tate Britain and the British Library as well as some of the brightest independent film talent around. She is a BAFTA connect and Ivors Academy member and has been a jury member for the Ivor Novello awards, BAFTA as well as the Royal Television Society Awards.
Roma's theatre, dance and event work includes the UK premiere of Claudia Rankine's The White Card (Northern Stage, Soho Theatre, Leeds Playhouse, Birmingham Rep and HOME Manchester), Beautiful Thing (Bradley Hemmings and Robby Graham for Greenwich + Docklands International Festival), Touch the Beast (Dora Frankel and Andy Wood), Key Change (Open Clasp Theatre Company) , Great North Star (Closing Ceremony of the Great Exhibition of the North - Bradley Hemmings) and The Power of Performance for the 2021 Rugby World Cup (Southpaw Dance and Pinwheel Arts).
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Undaunted - GDIF, 2017
Recent commission for the Rugby World Cup cultural programme:
Varied playlist - from piano and strings to hybrid to animal and bird music and electronica (open in spotify to hear full tracks)