I am a Melbourne-based theatre reviewer. When the world is not in the grip of a pandemic, I travel extensively, reviewing shows in Sydney, New York and London each year.
I reviewed for Theatre People for eight years, establishing coverage of professional music theatre, opera and ballet productions for the site. I reviewed theatre for the Sunday Herald Sun for two years, until their review department closed.
I served on the Music Theatre Guild of Victoria Committee for five years as Treasurer, and was on the Board of The Opera Studio Melbourne for four years.
I have appeared in around 40 productions over the past thirty years. Favourite roles include Eugene Fodor in Crazy for You, Mr Fox in Mack and Mabel, Max in The Sound of Music, Freddy in My Fair Lady, Julio in Paint Your Wagon, Marcellus in The Music Man and Grantaire in Les Miserables.
I have directed and/or choreographed 20 secondary school productions. Highlights include directing the Australian premiere of Jason Robert Brown’s 13 at the Malthouse and choreographing Urinetown at the Athenaeum Theatre.
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