Training: Guildhall School of Music & Drama
Theatre: Thursford Christmas Spectacular (Thursford Collection), Merrily We Roll Along (Guildhall), Fiddler on the Roof (Guildhall), Crazy for You (Guildhall).
Opera: HMS Pinafore, The Mikado, Patience (National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company), Sane & Sound (Arcola Theatre/Barbican), Rain (Arcola Theatre), West Side Story (Conservatori Liceu/Mosaika), The Mikado (Opera Anywhere), Cosí fan tutte (Guildhall), Orpheus in the Underworld (Guildhall).
Concerts Include: The Best of Rock Musicals (Eventim Apollo), Guys and Dolls in Concert (West Green House Opera), Crazy Coqs Presents (Live at Zédel)*, A West End Christmas 2017 (Actors Church, Covent Garden).
Recordings: Katherine Jenkins Cinema Paradiso (Decca), Katherine Jenkins Guiding Light (Decca).
Workshops: If So & So What Though (Arts Theatre)*, Sabrina (BML Workshop), Mascherato: The New Musical (Barbican/Guildhall), Mitten Hands and the MisMatch Band (Drama Centre)*, Journeys (devised, Guildhall), Dracula (Guildhall).
Television: Songs of Praise (Avanti/BBC), Whatever After (TBR), A Kylie Christmas at The Royal Albert Hall (Sky Arts).
Film: Seeking (dir. Sam Phillips).
Joe is a singer, actor-musician and composer from Devon. A graduate of the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Joe studied singing, and composition before taking his first role as a soloist in the Thursford Christams Spectacualar in 2019. Since then, Joe's performing credits include the National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company's HMS Pinafore, Mikado & Patience, Guys and Dolls in Concert with the London Philharmonic, BBC Songs of Praise, Best of Rock Musicals (Eventim Apollo), West Side Story, Grimeborn Festival (Arcola Theatre), and in recordings for Katherine Jenkins Guiding Light & Cinema Paradiso (Decca).
As a composer Joe works as part of several songwriting collaborations, and has been part of the creative teams for several new musical workshops including Mitten Hands and the MisMatched Band & If So & So What Though? which recently showcased at the Arts Theatre in London. Joe is currently working on a series of collaborative projects as part of the Book, Music & Lyrics writing for musical theatre programme, and has recently completed a new Shakesperian song-cycle based on a variety of text circulating around Jacque's As You Like It monologue 'All the World's a Stage'.
Alongside his professional work, Joe coaches young singers and actors at the Sylvia Young Theatre School in London. Joe has held several roles contributing to education including overseeing the music department at Snaresbrook Prep School, delivering outreach projects and workshops for the Kenneth Moore Theatre and for Stagecoach Performing Arts.
Joe’s studies at the Guildhall School and professionally have been generously supported by a number of charitable trusts including the Really Useful Group, the Guildhall School Trust, Fleebag Support Fund, Musicians UK, Equity, the Theatrical Support Fund, Mary Barnes Trust, and the Arts Council.