Who Am I?
Simon is an Actor, Singer, Writer and an Entrepreneur. He won the prestigious scholarship of ‘The Stage’ Newspaper and received funding from The Sir Anthony Hopkins trust, which paved the way for his studies at Mountview Theatre Academy – a remarkable achievement considering he was politely declined entry into his school’s sixth form.
As an actor, he has been fortunate to have performed in West End Musicals such as Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat and The Full Monty (and, yes, he did get naked!), Operas such as Jonathan Dove’s Tobias and the Angel and has appeared in numerous plays, short films and commercials.
As a huge sporting fan, he has been fortunate to have performed at many sporting arenas all over the world including Wembley Stadium, Twickenham, Lord’s, Old Trafford, Ascot Racecourse, Wentworth, Aviva Stadium (Dublin), Ellis Park (Johannesburg), Moses Mabhida Stadium (Durban), Kings Park (Durban), as well as performing on behalf of a number of huge sporting clubs and events such as Ferrari F1 (Abu Dhabi), Ryder Cup, Saracens, Harlequins, HCup, Yorkshire CCC, British Lions, Cheltenham Festival, Shanghai International Horse Festival.
Around The World
Since 2007, Simon has forged a reputation as a pioneer in the corporate entertainment industry with his unique consultative approach allowing him to create bespoke performances that are relevant and exhilarating for a wealth of clients all over the globe.
With his background as a performer in West End productions and at countless International Corporate Events, Simon identified the need and opportunity for a higher quality event entertainment service and brought together a trusted team of experienced performers, musicians, choreographers and musical directors to create a truly bespoke service.
After success within the United Kingdom and further afield into Europe, the Middle East and Asia, he expanded internationally and in 2011 opened Elegant Entertainment in South Africa, which serves to cover the Southern Hemisphere.
Simon continues to build his artistic team with a commitment to maintaining quality, discovering new talent, and finding new ways to ensure that his new and existing clients’ events stand out.