Magic Flute

Taking on the role of Papageno in Mozart’s Magic Flute during Tessitoura’s touring production of 2011. Photo by Zoe Bartlett.

The role is challenging because he is the comic relief of the plot and the audience is supposed root for him. Luckily, Mozart helps the performer with some wonderful duets and aria.


Hi, and welcome to this blog. The intention is to share my attempts to step into the profession of voice acting and extras work. My professional background is working as a project manager in the public sector, but I have trod the boards at amateur level in plays as well as in musicals and operas. … Read More

Hansel and Gretel

Here I am performing the part of Father in the dress rehearsal for Tessitoura’s production of Hansel and Gretel in June, 2014. Photo by Dajana Kovac.

This was a fun role but surprisingly nerve-wracking as it involved waiting around for his one big scene with Mother. The character’s main role is really to provide exposition as to what the children can expect to find in the woods, but he comes home drunk and can be played with a degree of anger and menace, but also with a degree of comedy.