In 2015, Ian was nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his portrayal of Barry Mann in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Aldwych Theatre) – a role he created in the West End.
Additional theatre credits include: Deco Cuffe in The Commitments (UK & Ireland Tour); Galileo Figaro in We Will Rock You (20th Anniversary Tour); Galileo Figaro in We Will Rock You (UK Tour); Young Ben Stone in Follies (National Theatre); Sid Worley in An Officer and A Gentleman (UK and Ireland Tour); Bud in Angels, Punks and Raging Queens (The Criterion); Ray/Alternate Deco Cuffe in The Commitments (Palace Theatre); Alternate Drew Boley in Rock of Ages (Garrick & Shaftesbury Theatres); An Evening with Duncan Sheik & Stephen Sater (The Other Palace); Hair (European Arena Tour); High School Musical 2 (UK and Ireland Tour), Can’t Buy Me Love (UK Tour)
Film: Anaesthetist in the film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical (Netflix).
Lead vocalist on Enid Blyton’s The Famous Five Animated Series – Disney Channel Worldwide;
Workshops: Hugo’s Father in Hugo; Frank Sinatra in Sammy the Musical; Irving Radovich in Roman Holiday (London & Shanghai);
Pip in The Navigator; Pink’s Father in The Wall – Pink Floyd Musical; Nick in The Famous Five; Michael in The Canary Girls.
Ian is excited to return to We Will Rock You and feels it’s a privilege to be taking on the iconic role of Galileo Figaro again, for this West End run at The London Coliseum.
Last updated: 24th March 2023