Cinderella in Space is Simon’s first production at The Court theatre – if you don’t count hopping in the Timaru Boys Highs School van and driving up to Christchurch to participate in theatre sports competitions in the early 2000’s.
Simon graduated Toi Whakaari: NZ Drama School (BPA in Acting) in 2010 and Otago University (BA in Theatre Studies) in 2007.
Recent Theatre Credits include: A Servant to Two Masters, The Pitmen Painters, Vanya and Sonya and Masha and Spike, Robin Hood, Stage Kiss and Chekhov in Hell at Circa Theatre. All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled Forever at BATS Theatre. The War Artist (Directed by Steven Ray), The Streaker, and the role of ‘Watson’ in The Hound of the Baskervilles at Centrepoint Theatre. He reprised the role of Watson in The Fortune Theatre’s production.
TV credits include: War News, Hillary and Dirty Laundry.
Simon also wrote and acted in Radio New Zealand’s series You. Me… Now! and Exit Stage Left.
Before this Simon was acting as ‘Nick Harrison’ in Shortland Street – The Musical in the Auckland Arts Festival (Raw) and after this Simon will be performing in Three Months in the Country by Patrick Marber at Circa Theatre in Wellington.