Dominic has extensive experience as a musical director and pit musician.

Dominic is the musical director for Splinters and Woodseats Musical Theatre companies, most recently MDing The Wedding Singer at the Montgomery Theatre in Sheffield (July 2022). He is the musical director for Splinters Musical Theatre Company's upcoming production of High School Musical (October 2022) and in 2023 he is looking forward to MDing Legally Blonde with Woodseats Musical Theatre Company. 

As a pit musician, Dominic is highly experienced in playing both drum kit and percussion parts. He plays with several musical theatre groups including Manor Operatic and Sheffield Teachers Operatic Society, and has played a wide variety of shows at theatres across the country.

Dominic is experienced at playing to click and has a personal in-ear monitor setup. He is also able to programme, record, and trigger high-quality click, vocal, and percussion tracks for shows.
The Wedding Singer
Dominic Ridler Panto
Dominic Ridler drum kit
High School Musical