The Performers

The performers for Blue Roo Theatre Company Inc productions are provided through collaboration with our partners. Each brings their particular energy to the stage, providing joy to audiences and fellow performers.

OUR PERFORMERS

BEN HAWTON

Ben has been with Blue Roo since 2008. Credits include Lilly Pilly Letters (2009), Sugar Cane Ball (2010), Last Night at the Grand (2011), Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014), Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019). continuously developed along with his confidence and performance capabilities.

JAMIE SAVAGE

Jamie has been a part of Blue Roo productions since 2011 where he started his theatre journey in Last Night at the Grand. Further credits include Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014), Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019).

LYNDAL DEVANTIER

Lyndal is a veteran performer of Blue Roo. Mainstage acting credits include Lilly Pilly Letters (2009), Sugar Cane Ball (2010), Last Night at the Grand (2011), Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014) and Time To Go (2019). Lydall’s orchestral contributions and credits include Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), NOW (2017) and Sea (2019). Lyndal is now primarily involved in the Commedia Dell’ Arte troupe.

PAST PLAYERS

DANIEL TOMLINSON

Daniel is another fresh face in Blue Roo productions making his first appearance in 2016 in Orpheus and Euridice. Other credits include performing in the company shows Now (2017), Sea (2018) which was performed at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019). Daniel is also part of the touring troupe of Commedia Dell’ Arte. Daniel is the 2018 Winner of the ‘Jamie Carrigan Award’, an inhouse award celebrating excellence in dramatic arts.

DAVID BAIRD

David has been a long time member of Blue Roo performing in several main stage performances including; The Sugar Cane Ball (2010), Last Night At the Grand (2011), Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014), The Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), NOW (2017), Sea (2018) and most recently, Around (2019). David was also a member of the Melodrama ensemble.

ELLA PHILLIPS

Ella joined Blue Roo Theatre Company in early 2019 as a member of the Commedia Dell’ Arte touring troupe. In a short amount of time she had overcome her performance anxiety and was a valuable contributor to the ensembles annual tour.

KYLIE DEANE

Kylie performed originally with Blue Roo Theatre Company as a supporting lead character in Darcy O and The Browbeat Factory before leaving the Company the following year. The lure of the stage was too hard to resist and in 2019 Kylie returned to Blue Roo with a lead role in Around.

LAURA SOLOMON

Laura has been with Blue Roo since 2008. Credits include Lilly Pilly Letters (2009), Sugar Cane Ball (2010), Last Night at the Grand (2011), Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014), Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019). Laura was the recipient of the 2019 ‘Jamie Carrigan Award’ for her outstanding contribution to Around as both an actress and director. 

LINCOLN INGER

the mainstage in 2018 as he made his debut in Blue Roo’s major production of Time To Go (2018) and has since performed in Around (2019). the performing arts is matched by his effervescent personality. 

JESSIE ATKINSON

2019 was Jessie’s first year with Blue Roo Theatre Company. Performing with the main company ensemble in Around, Jessie enjoyed the opportunity to bring his love of playing the ukulele to the stage, as the French busker. Jessie’s development as an actor is immediate and consistently evolving.

JOEL DODEMONT

Joel is a seasoned Blue Roo performer, having been involved in productions since 2009’s Lilly Pilly Letters. Further credits include Sugar Cane Ball (2010), Last Night at the Grand (2011), Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014), Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019). Joel is also part of the Commedia Dell’ Arte touring troupe. 

JUSTIN MORAN

Justin has been involved with Commedia Dell’ Arte since 2015. He has toured with Blue Roo and performed in Hotel Pantelone as the leading character for a number of different audiences including nursing homes, countless schools and regular busking in Brisbane’s Queen Street Mall. 

MARY MORRIS

Mary is an experienced performer in Blue Roo productions, having performed in seven major productions. Credits include Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014), Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019). Mary’s personality and charisma shines through in all of her performances and makes her a pleasure to watch. 

NICOLAS MARGAN

Nick joined Blue Roo in 2015 as a fanatical devotee to the dramatic arts and all things theatrically musical. His pursuit to become a world famous broadway star makes him a truly unique performer. His production credits include Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019). Nick is also part of the Melodrama Ensemble. 

NICOLE ‘PAL’ THEODOROS

Nicole began her journey in Blue Roo productions in 2016. She has since lent her theatrical prowess to Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Sea (2018) and Time To Go (2018) as well as showcasing her rap ability in NOW (2017) and Around (2019). She is also a strong performer in the Commedia Dell’ Arte touring troupe.

TANYA BARTLETT

Tanya has been part of Blue Roo since 2008. Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019).Tanya is a strong Commedia Dell’ Arte performer. 

MARISA ROUILLON

Marisa has been with Blue Roo Theatre Company since 2008. Credits include Sugar Cane Ball (2010), Last Night at the Grand (2011). Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014), Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019). Her interest and experience in Auslan provides a valuable contribution to the inclusivity of the company. Marisa is also part of the Commedia Dell’ Arte touring troupe. 

MARK FRASER

Mark is a longstanding performer in Blue Roo productions. Credits include Sugar Cane Ball (2010), Last Night at the Grand (2011), Flood Country (2012), Darcy O and the Browbeat Factory (2013), Song Circle (2014), Bulimba Opera (2015), Orpheus and Eurydice (2016), Now (2017), Sea (2018), Time To Go (2018) and Around (2019). Mark’s focus and dedication to his roles is an inspiration to all.