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  • Wrote and Starred in The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
  • He also wrote the lyrics to the songs in RHPS as well.
  • Wrote the plays "The Stripper" and "Disgracefully Yours."
  • 2001 - played 'The Childcathcer' in the first stage production of the musical "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang", at the London Palladium.
  • 2001 - Album: "Absolute O'Brien".
  • Wrote plays: "T. Zee" (1976), "Disaster" (1978), "The Stripper" (1982- songs only, based on Carter Brown's novel), "Top People" (1984), "Disgracefully Yours" (1992).
  • August 5th 2005: Satellite Media Tours to US Television and Radio Networks from London, UK. Featuring Encore/Starz Entertainment's Stuart Sammuels Documentary of cult movies, "Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream" and "The Rocky Horror Picture Show", celebrating its 30th Anniversary.
  • Directed music video "Angel in Me" photographed by Noel Donnellon Medical Records 1998
  • May 4th 2006 - The 50th Anniversary of The Royal Court Theatre, London, led the main stage centerpiece of a one-night re-staging of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" first performed at the Royal Court Upstairs in 1973. The original cast members Patricia Quinn, Little Nell, Raynor Bourton were joined by celebrity narrators and actors Jamie Theakston, Anthony Head, Michael Ball, Stephen Gately and Adrian Edmondson for the performance.
  • (2004) His musical, "The Rocky Horror Show", was performed at the Theaterland in Chicago, Illinois with Scott Alan Jones in the cast.
  • (1981) He acted in Robert Chetwyn's musical adaptation and direction of Ben Jonson's play, "Eastward Ho!", at the Mermaid Theatre in London, England with Anita Dobson, Mark Rylance, Clive Merrison and Bill Homewood in the cast. Nick Bicât composed the music. Howard Schuman was the lyricist.
  • (1972) He acted in Galt MacDermot's musical, "Hair", at the Shaftesbury Theatre in London, England with Demetrius Christopholus, Gary Hamilton, Caroline Lyndon, Steve Alder, Floella Benjamin, Peter Blake and Diane Langton in the cast.
  • (July 1981) He acted in Nick Bicât's musical, "Eastward Ho!", at the Mermaid Theatre in London, England with Anita Dobson, Mark Rylance and Clive Merrison in the cast. Robert Chetwyn was the director.
  • (1984) He acted in his play, "Top People", at the Ambassadors Theatre in London, England with Peter Blythe, Jane How, Donald Churchill, Ann Way, Dawn Ellis, Andrew Robertson and Dilys Laye in the cast.
  • (1990) His musical, "The Rocky Horror Show," was performed at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England with Adrian Edmondson, Tim McInnerny, Gina Bellman, Mary Maddox, Linda Davidson, Jonathan Adams, Edward Tudor-Poole, Gordon Kennedy, and Adam Caine in the cast.
  • (April 28 to June 12, 1988) He wrote the book, music and lyrics for the musical, "Rocky Horror Show," at the Actors Theatre of Louisville (Mainstage) in Louisville, Kentucky with Pamela Blasetti (usher, Magenta); Wendy Kimball (usher, Columbia); Frederic Major (Narrator, Dr. Everett Scott); Jeb Brown (Brad); Tia Riebling (Janet); Eric Scott Kincaid (Riff-Raff); Christopher Wells (Frank 'n' Furter); Zachary T. Wilde (Rocky) and Mark Martino (Eddie) in the cast. The musicians were Steve Sandberg (Keyboards);Tyrone Wheeler (Bass); Scott Henderson (Guitar); Jeff McAllister (Drums) and Bruce Krohmer (Saxophone) in the company. Edward Stone was director. Steve Sandberg was also music director. D.J. Giagni was choreographer.

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