Since graduating from Nepean at the University of Western Sydney with a BA in Performing Arts, Jason has worked as a freelance director and actor.
In the past year Jason has directed: three new works – Say Hello First for Cupboard Love Productions at The Old Fitz, Go Your Own Way for the Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Hong Kong Cabaret Festivals and a workshop of the play Happy Hour at the Q Theatre, the play Here Lies Henry in London, Chekhov In Hell for AIM Dramatic Arts, Brigadoon for the CQU Conservatorium and three productions for WAAPA – Merrily We Roll Along, Once On This Island, and Noel Coward’s Easy Virtue.
In recent years Jason directed the world premiere and National tour of Breast Wishes, As You Like It for the Shakespeare Centre, The Double Bass for the Sydney Fringe Festival, two seasons of the Australian comedy Boyband, The Windows Project for the Darlinghurst Theatre Company, Elegies for Meredith Shaw Productions, Batboy, A Chorus Line, Ragtime, How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying and Loving Repeating at WAAPA, Easy Virtue, Yesterday An Incident Occurred, The Skriker and The Rimers Of Eldritch at AIM Dramatic Arts, Take Two for Christine Dunstan Productions and The 25th Annual Premier’s Christmas Concert at the Entertainment Centre. He was Resident Director on the Australian Tour of The Woman In Black and directed the entertainment for the 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2014 Sydney Theatre Awards.
Jason’s recent acting credits include Under Ice at the Stables Theatre, Lady Macbeth Of Mtsensk at Belvoir, Piranha Heights for Shedding Skin and he was nominated for a Sydney Theatre Award for his performance in No Way To Treat A Lady at the Darlinghurst Theatre Company. He also played Brave Sir Robin in the Australian premiere of Monty Python’s Spamalot at Her Majesty’s Theatre, Melbourne.