Behind the mask: Cast & creatives
Training: Pretoria Technikon, South Africa and Ballet Rambert, London.
John’s theatre credits include: Soloist in Thriller Live (Lyric Theatre, UK & European Tour); ‘Dick’ in Street Scene (UK Venues including the Young Vic) – which won the 2008 Evening Standard Award for best Musical, Soloist in the workshop ‘South’ with The Opera Group; ‘Simba’ in The Legend of Lion King (Disneyland Paris); ‘Judah’ in Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (UK Tour) Swing & ‘Simba’ in The Lion King (Lyceum Theatre); Genie’ in Aladdin (the Anvil Theatre); ‘MC’ in Pippin (South Africa), ‘Dink’ in Carmen Jones (Royal Festival Hall, directed by Jude Kelly) and Soloist in Diemus (Dubai).
John is also an established recording artist producer and writer and has worked on various albums and original cast recordings.
Television credits include Blue Peter (BBC); Celebrate South Africa; Children In Need (BBC) and The South Bank Show (BBC).
Film credits include ‘Featured Dancer’ in Ella Enchanted (Miramax).