Smurfs Live on Stage
John wrote, co-composed and directed a full scale touring family musical for The Smurfs. It opened in Dubai in 2015 and has since toured throughout Asia and the Middle East. It will soon open in Thailand, China, Paris, and then more cities in the UK, Europe, and the USA.
Yesterday Once More
John is currently appearing as Richard Carpenter in the "Yesterday Once More" - a tribute to the fabulous music of The Carpenters.
John has just finished directing the annual contemporary showcase for the Australian Institute of Music. "A Night At the Grammy's" featured a 7 piece band and 25 live performers. The production was held over a week and was a sellout success.
John has been commissioned to write a live stage musical featuring the Shopkins characters to appear at Dubai Summer Surprises 2016.
Sarah & Duck
John has been commissioned to develop a live theatrical production of the BBC hit Sarah & Duck, which will feature live actors and puppets in a unique and entertaining show for children. It is due to open in the UK in November 2016, followed by a world tour.
Alvin and the Chipmunks
John has been commissioned to write a live Alvin and the Chipmunks musical show to appear at Dubai Summer Surprises 2016.