Ben has Musically Directed countless shows in the UK and around the world. For the last 18 years Ben has been working as Musical Director for the New Wolsey Theatre Actor Muso company on productions including Once, One Man Two Guvnors, Oxy and the Morons, Our Blue Heaven, Mods and Rox, Little Shop of Horrors and many rock ’n’ roll pantos.
As a Composer he wrote the music for Midsummer Songs seen in 2014 at the NWT.
He has also written music for plays at Nottingham Playhouse, a score for a Musical Version of Two Gentlemen of Verona which had a successful run in Seoul, Korea, an original score for Macbeth for the Gale Theatre in Barbados and arranged music for many other productions nationwide.
He orchestrated and supervised the National tours of Tom a new musical about the life of Tom Jones, and Jackie The Musical, MD’d Made in Dagenham and The Hired Man for the Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch. Ben is also a Musical Director for Eastenders and regularly enjoys playing piano in the Queen Vic.
Acting highlights in a 20 year career include Jerry Lee Lewis in Million Dollar Quartet (West End and Us Tour), Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar (UK Tour), John Kelly in The Beautiful Game (Cambridge Theatre West End), Joe Gillis in Sunset Boulevard (Comedy Theatre West End).