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Julian is delighted to return to Vienna’s English Theatre where he directed I Do! I Do!
and Deadly Murder
. Most recently Julian directed The Bed Before Yesterday
at the Mill At Sonning and the British national tours of Fiddler on the Roof
and South Pacific
London productions include The Musical of Musicals
, (King’s Head Theatre and Sound Theatres) BlueBirds
(Cochrane Theatre), In Your Hands
(New End); 2 Boys in a Bed on a Cold Winter’s Night
(Arts Theatre); the premiere of Let Him Have Justice
(Cochrane Theatre); Oh Carol!
(Covent Garden Festival); Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris
and Of Mice and Men
Internationally, Julian directed the premieres …And The Pursuit of Happiness (Off-Broadway, New York); Wuthering Heights
(European tour) and Nostradamus
As Artistic Director of the Sevenoaks Playhouse he directed Vita & Virginia, The Railway Children, Wallflowering, Kiss of the Spiderwoman
(the play), Wind in the Willows
and The Turn of the Screw
Julian directed the 2003/4 national tours of Fiddler on the Roof, Carousel
and Murdered to Death
and his other regional productions include Fiorello!
(Mill Studio Guildford), Turn of the Screw, Dames at Sea, The Sound of Music, The Fifteen Streets, Who’s Under Where?, The Underworld Project
and four Christmas musicals all at Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch; Me and My Girl
(Eastbourne); The Oedipus Complex
and Oedipus Rex
(Bristol New Vic); and The Comedy of Errors
He has been Artistic Director of Sevenoaks Playhouse, The Global Search for New Musicals at The International Festival of Musical Theatre and Associate Director of the Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch.
Julian is the author of plays, librettos and lyrics, working with composer Richard John. Their musical versions of The Railway Children
and The Wind in the Willows
both played at Sevenoaks Playhouse and The Railway Children
has had a number of productions in Britain. Their musical about airport security staff, Terminal Four Play
is part of Theatre 503’s Urban Scrawl project, will soon be available as a podcast and played at the Latitude Festival.
Julian’s other writing work includes The Snow Queen
(Theatre North); BlueBirds
(Cochrane) narration for Broadway Hall of Fame
: Cole Porter
and Broadway Hall of Fame: Leonard Bernstein
Radio 3. His musical Oh Carol!
won the Covent Garden Festival Search for a New Musical and he co-wrote Let Him Have Justice
, (Covent Garden Festival). His first play The Oedipus Complex
, premiered at Bristol New Vic and his play B.Y.M (Beautiful Young Man)
was presented as part of the Pride Encore Benefit Season in New York.