Australian Associate Costume Designer
Having started his career as a professional performer, Nigel performed with many of the big names of their day including Elton John, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Barry Manilow and Kylie Minogue
Whilst performing Nigel crafted an early passion for costume design and construction with never enough bling on a variety of productions from movies, musicals and TV shows to cruise ships, night clubs, trade conventions and light entertainment shows.
Nigel started up his own costume workroom some 20 years ago and now employs a talented team to tackle large scale productions, including designing and manufacturing production shows on behalf of Grayboy entertainment for various cruise line companies. This combines his two passions, costuming and travel!
Design and manufacturing credits inc: P&O Australia, Princess Cruises and Carnival Cruises 1999 – present, Lady Gaga – Monster ball Australia tour (2014), Kylie Minogue - Formula 1 entertainment Dubai (2014), Sydney Mardi gras (2012, 2010), George Michael- Sydney events (2011), Kelly Rowland -live and TV, Jason Derulo -Live and TV, Hi5 children’s TV series (2014 to 2018) Caines Reef Hotel & casino: Andaman casino resort- Thailand: Sydney showboats
Costume Manufacturing of note:
Six the musical (2019 – 2022), Moulin Rouge the musical – Australia, Broadway, USA Tour, London, Germany (2021/2022) , Hamilton (2021) , Dubai work trade fair (2021), Pippin (2020) , Frozen (2020), Elvis the movie (2020) , Muriel’s wedding (2018-19) , Love never dies (2018) , Mama Mia! (2017), , Beautiful (2017) , Aladdin (2016), Dame Edna - Eat Pray love (2013), The Great Gatsby (2013), King Kong (2013) , Cliff Richards Australian Tour (2003), Long way to the Top (2002), Southern Opera- New Zealand (2002)
For TV: Dance Boss (2019) , Dance Boss (2018) , Xfactor (2013), , Everybody dance now (2012).
Nigel is thrilled to be returning to SIX The Musical as Australian Associate Costume Designer.