Training: Guildhall School of Music & Drama
Theatre: Fiddler on the Roof (Guildhall), Crazy for You (Guildhall).
Opera: Rain (Arcola Theatre), Cosí fan tutte (Guildhall), Orpheus in the Underworld (Guildhall).
Concerts Include: If So & So What Though (Arts Theatre)*, Crazy Coqs Presents (Live at Zédel)*, A West End Christmas 2017 (Actors Church, Covent Garden), A West End Christmas 2016 (The Actors Church, Covent Garden), An Evening on Broadway (Milton Court Theatre), Beethoven 9 (Southbank Centre), Monteverdi Vespers of 1610 (Royal Albert Hall).
Recordings: Katherine Jenkins Guiding Light (Decca), National Youth Choir of Great Britain Singles (Delphian), A Festival of Britten (Delphian).
Workshops: Sabrina (BML Workshop), Mascherato: The New Musical (Barbican/Guildhall), Mitten Hands and the MisMatch Band (Drama Centre)*, Journeys (devised, Guildhall), Dracula (Guildhall).
Television: Whatever After (TBR), Spring in Autumn (TBR), A Kylie Christmas at The Royal Albert Hall (Sky Arts).
Film: Seeking (dir. Sam Phillips).
Currently Joe is playing Karl Martin in the world premier of Sane & Sound (Barbican/Guildhall dir. Katie Bunting), which is set to transfere to the Arcola Theatre this summer for the Grimeborn Festival. Joe is excited to be joing casts this summer for the Best of Rock Musicals (Eventim Apollo), Merrily We Roll Along (Guildhall, dir. Martin Conor), & Guys & Dolls in Concert (West Green House Opera).
Joe is a singer, actor-musician and composer from South Devon, currently training at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, where he studies with David Pollard for singing, with Dr Laura Bowler & Malcolm Singer for composition. Recently, Joe has made his professional London debut in Rain - a contemporary opera by Ruth Chan at the Arcola Theatre as part of the Grimeborn Festival. Theatre credits whilst training include Fiddler on the Roof (Guildhall, dir. Martin Conor), Cosí fan tutte (Guildhall, dir. Oliver Platt), & Crazy for You (Guildhall, dir. Martin Conor). Joe has performed throughout the UK and overseas, including at the Royal Albert Hall for A Kylie Christmas (Sky Arts), A West End Christmas (Actors Church, Covent Garden), and for Katherine Jenkins’s latest album Guiding Light (Decca). Joe has also participated in workshops for the new musical Sabrina (BML Workshop) & Mascherato (Barbican/Guildhall).
For composition, Joe is currently developing a new musical song-cycle: If So & So What Though, which recently premiered at Above the Arts Theatre in London, a taster of which also recently featured in Crazy Coqs Presents (Live at Zédel) back in the fall. Composition credits also include new children’s musical Mitten Hands & the MisMatch Band written in collaboration with writer Jade Greene which made its first workshop at Drama Centre in London during July. Masterclasses at Guildhall School have included projects with Rudolf Piernay, Sarah Walker, John Ramster and Richard Goulding, whilst Joe has also greatly enjoyed workshops with theatre companies Frantic Assembly and Mischief Theatre.
Currently, Joe is working on a Barbican/Guildhall collaboration: Sane and Sound, a new opera by composer Matt Geer which will make its premiere at the Milton Court Theatre in April. This summer Joe is excited to be joing the cast for the Best of Rock Musicals (Eventim Apollo), for Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along (Guildhall, dir. Martin Conor), & Guys and Dolls in Concert (West Green House Opera). Joe’s studies at the Guildhall School are generously supported by the Really Useful Group and the Guildhall School Trust.