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LONDON and WEST END 

 

THE GO BETWEEN - Starring Michael Crawford (Apollo Theatre) 

SOPHISTICATED LADIES  (Gielgud Theatre)

MARCH OF THE FALSETTOS - European Premier (Noel Coward Theatre)

LAUGHTER ON THE 23rd FLOOR - Starring Gene Wilder (Queens Theatre/ National Tour)

OKLAHOMA! - National Youth Music Theatre (Peacock Theatre)

BLANDINGS CASTLE (Westminster Theatre)

I’M JUST WILDE ABOUT OSCAR (King’s Head theatre)

JEAN DE FLORETTE (The Venue, Leicester Square)

 

EUROPEAN PREMIERES

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG - Musical Director (Library Theatre, Manchester)

FOLLIES - Musical Director (Library Theatre, Manchester)

PACIFIC OVERTURES - Musical Supervisor (Library Theatre, Manchester)

BABY - Director (National Tour)

CLOSER THAN EVER - Director (Buxton Opera House/ Manchester Library Theatre)

LOVE! VALOUR! COMPASSION! - Director (Library Theatre)

YOURS, ANNE - Director (Library Theatre Company) - MEN Award

 

NATIONAL TOURS

Productions include:

JONATHAN PIE  (National Tour 2024)

STEEL MAGNOLIAS

THE GO-BETWEEN - TMA UK award Best Production of a Musical

LAUGHTER ON THE 23rd FLOOR - Starring Frank Finlay - MEN award Best Production of a Play

CALENDAR GIRLS

THE FULL MONTY

THE GIRLS by Gary Barlow and Tim Firth - World Premier

DRIVING MISS DAISY - TMA award - Best Touring Production

PETER PAN

TOM’S MIDNIGHT GARDEN - TMA UK award Best Production Children and Young People

THE BORROWERS

THE SECRET GARDEN - Director & Composer 

SU POLLARD - Oh... And Another Thing!

REGIONAL THEATRE

 

Productions include:

PETER PAN (Theatre Royal, Norwich)

AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’ (Forum Theatre, Manchester/ Theatre Royal, Norwich)

HIGH SOCIETY (West Yorkshire Playhouse)

THE GO-BETWEEN (West Yorkshire Playhouse)

ANNIE (Liverpool Playhouse)

CABARET (Sheffield Crucible)

WHEN WE ARE MARRIED (Sheffield Crucible)

CHARLOTTE’S WEB (For Birmingham Stage Company at Derby Playhouse)

ANNIE (Thorndike Theatre, Leatherhead)

THE WISDOM CLUB (Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds)

THE FAITH HEALER (Donegal - to celebrate Brian Friel’s 70th Birthday)

TREASURE ISLAND (Theatre Clwyd)

GODSPELL (Leicester Haymarket Theatre)

SHYLOCK (Leicester HaymarketTheatre - for which he also composed the music)

BEAUTIFUL DREAMER - BY ROY HUDD (Greenwich Theatre)

OKLAHOMA! (Cardiff International Festival)

ASSASSINS (Old Fire Station, Oxford)

THE BORROWERS (Birmingham Stage Company)

PERFECT DAYS (Palace Theatre, Watford)

ARENA SHOWS AND FESTIVALS

 

ALTON TOWERS (8 years as Creative Director - Winter Show)

THORPE PARK (2 years as Creative Director - Winter Show)

ALTON TOWERS (3 years as Creative Director - Summer Show)

FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS - Director (Various venues in Buxton including Buxton Opera House)

JB SHORTS - Producer/Artistic Director (Bi-annual Festival of New Plays for 10 years)

 

LIBRARY THEATRE COMPANY, MANCHESTER 
- where Roger was also Associate Director
Productions include:

TOM’S MIDNIGHT GARDEN - TMA award Best Production Children and Young People; THE LITTLE PRINCESS; GREAT EXPECTATIONS; OLIVER TWIST; THE ODD COUPLE; CHAPTER TWO; BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS; DANCING AT LUGHNASA; THE FAITH HEALER; TRANSLATIONS - MEN award - Best Production; INTO THE WOODS - MEN award Best Production of a Musical; ASSASSINS - TMA award Best Production of a Musical; 

MARCH OF THE FALSETTOS - MEN award Best Production of a Musical; SWEENEY TODD; COMPANY; A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC; A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM; VINCENT IN BRIXTON; THE GLASS MENAGERIE; VIEUX CARRÉ;  THE MEMORY OF WATER - MEN award; ANGELS IN AMERICA PART 1; THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE

DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS

Productions include:

TOUGH LOVE (Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds and New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich)

THE GUINEA PIG CLUB (various London venues and Royal and Derngate, Northampton)

A WARNING TO THE CURIOUS - Perfect Pitch in conjunction with Royal Exchange, Manchester, and The Lowry Theatre, Salford 

THE SIGNALMAN and MOVING ON in conjunction with The Lowry Theatre, Salford and Mercury Musicals

DRAMA SCHOOLS
Productions include:
ANGELS IN AMERICA (RADA - Vanbrugh Theatre) 

SWEET CHARITY (Arts Educational)

SERIOUS MONEY (Bristol Old Vic Theatre School)

TRANSLATIONS (Bristol Old Vic Theatre School)

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG (Manchester Metropolitan)

THE GUINEA PIG CLUB - world premiere - in association with Perfect Pitch - (Laine Theatre Arts)

THE SEA (Arden School of Theatre)

CHILDREN OF EDEN (Arden School of Theatre)

THE SILVER SWORD (UCLan)

Developing new musicals (Glasgow Conservatoire)

COMPOSER

Productions include:

SHYLOCK (Edinburgh Fringe, Leicester Haymarket, Manchester Library Theatre)

FIRE ANGEL - the musical developed from Shylock - (Her Majesty's Theatre, London)

THE PRINCE AND PAUPER (Manchester Library Theatre)

BORROWERS (2 national tours) 

THE PIED PIPER OF HAMELIN - with Alvin Stardust - (Horsham)

JUNGLE BOOK (Manchester Library Theatre)

AWARDS

OLIVIER AWARD NOMINATED (Laughter on the 23rd Floor)

MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS AWARD (Various productions)

TMA AWARD (Various productions)

HORNIMAN AWARD (For contribution to theatre)

LEADER IN RESIDENCE (University of Central Lancashire)

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