Paul Castles

Paul Castles is an internationally-working composer based in Brooklyn, New York, whose work has been produced and performed by the award-winning South Korean Theater Troupe Georipae (including The Fountain, winner of Best New Musical at the 6th Daegu International Musical Festival), Victorian Opera, Clare Cook Dance Theater, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Chronology Arts, and Three Act Theater, through writing partnerships with US-based playwright Hansol Jung, South African librettist Mkhululi Mabija, London-based lyricist-bookwriter Victoria Saxton, and Seoul-based lyricist-bookwriter Chae-kyung Lee. Paul is originally from Sydney, Australia. He is a graduate of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, the Graduate Musical Theater Writing Program of the Tisch School of the Arts of New York University, and a member of the Dramatists Guild of America.