John Rowland



YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2020Owner and Production Manager
Uk & International touring of Musicals - Concerts & Events.ProdEM Production & Event Management
2019 - 2020Owner
Upstage Crew UK and International CrewingUpstage Crew
2018 - 2019Production Manager
UK & International Touring MusicalsSelladoor Worldwide
2015 - 2018Master Carpenter
Many Musicals - Concerts & Events.LW Theatres - London Palladium
London Palladium
2013 - 2015Master Carpenter
Matilda The MusicalLW Theatres - Cambridge Theatre
Cambridge Theatre
2012 - 2013Head Of Stage
We Will Rock YouNederlander Theatres - Dominion Theatre
Dominion Theatre
2011 - 2012Production Manager
Hilton StudiosHilton Studios
2005 - 2011Senior Technician - Regent Theatre Stoke
touringAmbassador Theatre Group
Regent Theatre
2004 - 2005Deputy Master Carpenter
Lion KingDisney Theatrical
2000 - 2004Casual Technician
Live Nation - Manchester Palace TheatreLive Nation
Manchester Palace Theatre
2002 - 2004Casual Technician
ATGAmbassador Theatre Group
Regent Theatre
  • Education

    2000Health and Social CareSouth Cheshire Collage

    About me

    John has worked in London’s West End on Disney’s The Lion King (Lyceum Theatre) , We Will Rock You (Dominion Theatre), The RSC’s Matilda the Musical (Cambridge Theatre), 6 Royal Variety Performances, Cats The Musical (London Palladium) and 2 of the biggest pantos in the UK – Cinderella & Dick Whittington (London Palladium).

    Working in commercial UK and international theatre John has Production Managed on –

    Sleepless – a Musical Romance (Wembley Park Theatre), Footloose (UK & International tour), Gatsby Immersive (Korea), Aladdin (Milton Keynes), For all the women who thought they were Mad (Hackney Showroom), Gatsby Immersive (West End), Torch Song (Turbine Theatre) Friendsical (UK tour and Edinburgh Fringe), Avenue Q (UK tour), Flashdance the Musical (Korean tour), Fame (UK & International tour), Wizard of Oz (Blackpool Winter Gardens), Flashdance the Musical (UK & International tour).

    John started up ProdEM (Production & Event Management) in 2018 and involved with – The Masked Singer Seasons 1&2 (ITV), The Greatest Dancer (BBC), Celebrity X-Factor (ITV), Britain’s Got Talent The Champions 2019 (ITV - Wembley Arena), British Soap Awards 2019 (ITV - Lowry Theatre Manchester), FriendsFest (UK Tour), BAFTA Film Awards 2020 & 2019 (BBC - The Royal Albert Hall), ITV’s All Star Musicals (London Palladium), ITV‘s Sport department (Royal Ascot), West End Eurovision (Adelphi Theatre), Magic Mike (Hippodrome Casino).

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • International Touring Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Experienced In
    • Ballet
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Exhibitions
    • Festival
    • Inclusive Theatre
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare