Simon is a professional and experienced live theatre performer with a particular focus on movement. Emerging from 4 years of formal contemporary dance training, his interests quickly moved toward physical theatre and object manipulation, before expanding further to incorporate skills in devised and scripted theatre, puppetry, building characters, music, voice/song, and clowning.

Simon was born and raised in rural Essex where he developed a strong natural

natural talent for music which led to an inevitable career in the arts, calling London home for many years. For 3 years he lived and worked in Shanghai, China; since returning to the UK he now divides his time between London and Bristol.

Height: 6' 2"

Weight: 75kg

Eyes: Green

Hair: Brown​


Selected Credits



Weirdy Beardies | Nerdy Birdies | 2014 - 2017

Clowning | Voice | Puppetry

Tilted Productions

SEASAW | 2010 - 2012

Dancer | Puppeteer

Film & TV

Stephen Spielberg/Dreamworks

War Horse | Motion Picture | 2011

German Soldier/Walk-on


Broadcast from Biscuitland | Touretteshero | 2015


Other Skills

Plays flute, recorder and piano

Reads Music

Sings (bass), highly confident with harmonies

Competent tap dancer

Poi spinning experience

Stilt walking experience

Weave & knit designer-maker see website

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