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  • Studied at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (Theatre)
  • Had the role of Gaston in musical of Beauty and the Beast
  • June 6, 2002 - Made his New York stage debut performing the role of Billy Bigelow in Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel at Carnegie Hall with Audra McDonald.
  • (2003) Stage Play: The Boy From Oz [From Down Under to over the top]. Musical. Music by Peter Allen [posthumous]. Lyrics by Peter Allen. Book by Martin Sherman. Original book by Nick Enright. Music orchestrated by Michael Gibson. Musical Director: Patrick Vaccariello. Additional music by Burt Bacharach, Jeff Barry, Michael Callen, Christopher Cross, David Foster, Tom Keane and Marsha Malamet. Additional lyrics by Adrienne Anderson, Marie Cowan, A.B. "Banjo" Paterson, Dean Pitchford and Carole Bayer Sager. Dance arrangements by Mark Hummel. Incidental music and vocal arranger: Patrick Vaccariello. Choreographed by Joey McKneely. Assistant Choreographer: Jessica Hartman. Scenic Design by Robin Wagner. Directed by Philip William McKinley. Imperial Theatre: 16 Oct 2003- 12 Sep 2004 (364 performances + 32 previews that began on 16 Sep 2003. Cast: Hugh Jackman (as "Peter Allen") [Broadway debut], Stephanie J. Block (as "Liza Minnelli"), Jarrod Emick (as "Greg Connell"), Mitchel David Federan (as "Boy, Young Peter"), Beth Fowler (as "Marion Woolnough, Peter's mother"), Isabel Keating (as "Judy Garland"), Michael Mulheren (as "Dick Woolnough, Peter's father/Dee Anthony"), Leslie Alexander (as "Ensemble"), Brad Anderson (as "Trick/Ensemble/Mark Herron"), Victoria Lecta Cave (as "Ensemble"), Kelly Crandall (as "Ensemble"), Naleah Dey (as "Ensemble"), Nicolas Dromard (as "Ensemble"), Timothy A. Fitz-gerald (as "Chris Bell/Ensemble"), Christopher Freeman (as "Ensemble"), Tyler Hanes (as "Ensemble"), Colleen Hawks (as "Member of Trio/Ensemble"), John Hill (as "Mark Herron/Ensemble"), Pamela Jordan (as "Girl/Ensemble"), Tari Kelly (as "Member of Trio/Ensemble"), Stephanie Kurtzuba (as "Member of Trio/Ensemble"), Heather Laws (as "Ensemble"), Brian J. Marcum (as "Ensemble"), Jennifer Savelli (as "Ensemble/Alice the Rockette"), Matthew Stocke (as "Ensemble/George Woolnough"). Swings: Todd Anderson (as "Swing") and Jessica Hartman (as "Swing"). Standbys: Michael Halling (as "Peter Allen") and Kevin Spirtas (as "Peter Allen"). Understudies: Leslie Alexander (as "Marion Woolnough"), Brad Anderson (as "Greg Connell/Peter Allen"), Victoria Lecta Cave (as "Judy Garland"), Michael Halling (as "Chris Bell/Greg Connell"), John Hill (as "Greg Connell/Peter Allen"), Tari Kelly (as "Liza Minnelli"), Stephanie Kurtzuba (as "Judy Garland"), Heather Laws (as "Judy Garland/Liza Minnelli"), Kevin Spirtas (as "Greg Connell"), Matthew Stocke (as "Dee Anthony/Dick Woolnough") and P.J. Verhoest (as "Boy"). Replacement actors: Ramón Flowers (as "Ensemble"), Ashley Amber Haase (as "Ensemble"), Curtis Holbrook (as "Ensemble"), Emily Hsu (as "Ensemble/Girl"), Jessica Lea Patty (as "Ensemble"), Nathan Peck (as "Ensemble"), Trisha Rapier (as "Ensemble/Member of Trio"), Shane Rhoades (as "Announcer/Ensemble/Trick"). Produced by Ben Gannon and Robert Fox.
  • Played the role of 'Curly' in the London stage production of 'Oklahoma!'
  • 2005: Several TV commercials for Foxtel IQ.
  • 2005: Several TV commercials for Foxtel Digital.
  • 2004: Several TV commercials for Foxtel Digital.
  • Starred as Peter Allen in Australian arena tour of "The Boy from Oz" in late 2006.
  • Played the role of Joe Gillis in the Australian production of "Sunset Boulevard" in 1996.
  • (2007) TV commercial for DirectTV.
  • (2010) TV/theatrical commercial for Lipton Ice Tea
  • (1999) He acted in Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's musical, "Oklahoma!," in a National Theatre production at the Lyceum Theatre in London, England with Josefina Gabrielle, Maureen Lipman, Jimmy Johnston, Shuler Hensley, Vicki Simon, Peter Polycarpou, Rebecca Thornhill, and Marilyn Cutts in the cast. Trevor Nunn was director.
  • (1999) He acted in Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's musical, "Oklahoma!," in a Royal National Theatre production at the Lyceum Theatre in London, England with Maureen Lipman, Josefina Gabrielle, Jimmy Johnston, Peter Polycarpou, Mark Heenehan, and Shuler Hensley in the cast. Trevor Nunn was director.
  • (January 1998-March 1998; May 1998-July 1998; November 1998-February 1999) He acted in a Royal National Theatre repertoire season at the Cottesloe Theatre, Lyttelton Theatre, and Laurence Olivier Theatre in London, England in "Light;" Edward Ravenscroft's play, "The London Cuckolds;" "Not About Nightingales;" J.M. Barrie's play, "Peter Pan;" Tom Stoppard's play, "The Invention of Love;" "The Day I Stood Still;" Henrik Ibsen's play, "An Enemy of the People;" Patrick Marber's play, "Closer;" "Mutabilitie;" "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie;" Michael Frayn's play, "Copenhagen;" Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's musical, "Oklahoma!;" "Brassed Off;" "Our Lady of Sligo;" William Shakespeare's play, "Othello;" "The Forest;" "The Riot;" Harold Pinter's play, "Betrayal;" "Guiding Star;" "Cleo Camping Emmanuelle and Dick; "Haroun and Other Stories;" with Jenny Agutter, Simon Russell Beale, Maureen Beattie, Stephen Bent, Michael Bryant, David Burke, Anthony Calf, John Carlisle, William Chubb, Alan Cox, Kenneth Cranham, Abigail Crittenden, Catherine Cusack, Sinead Cusack, Sam Dastor, Sally Dexter, Penny Downie, Neil Dudgeon, Daniel Evans, Adam Godley, Gawn Grainger, David Harewood, Douglas Hodge, Alan Howard, Geoffrey Hutchings, Sara Kestelman, Adam Kotz, Julie Legrand, Anton Lesser, Patrick Malahide, Matthew Marsh, Alec McCowen, Ian McKellen, Oliver Milburn, Ben Miles, Iain MItchell, Stephen Moore, Richard O'Callaghan, Anthony O'Donnell, Aisling O'Sullivan, Trevor Peacock, Robert Portal, Nicholas Le Prevost, Caroline Quentin, Corin Redgrave, Paul Rhys, Adrian Ross-Magenty, Clive Rowe, Adrian Scarborough, Fiona Shaw, Claire Skinner, Samantha Spiro, Mark Strong, Imogen Stubbs, Nigel Terry, Frances Tomelty, Frances De La Tour, David Troughton, Liza Walker, June Watson, Benjamin Whitrow, John Wood, and John Woodvine in the company.
  • (Fall 2009) He acted in Keith Huff's play, "A Steady Rain," on Broadway in New York City for 12 week run with Daniel Craig in the cast. Frank Gero and Raymond L. Gaspar were producers.

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