Roger has an extensive body of experience in the performing arts.
Following work at the BBC and London Borough of Lambeth he was appointed Technical Manager of the Barbican Centre for its first 11 years, responsible for all technical operations and developing the facilities in the 2,000-seat Barbican Hall and other auditoria.
At Theatreplan Roger has focused his attention on historic and listed building projects, including the Royal Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, the Victoria Hall and the Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent.
He has worked as Project Leader for the technical installations at the St. Luke’s Centre for the London Symphony Orchestra, the refurbishment of the Broadway Theatre, Barking, the conversion of a sports hall into the Cotterell Theatre at Kingston College, and the refurbishment of the People’s Palace at Queen Mary College in the University of London.
Roger chairs the Association of British Theatre Technicians’ Historical Research Committee and and organises the ABTT’s
annual Theatre Show.
“Roger enjoys a wealth of contacts within the performing arts industry and keeps abreast of technical developments that are appropriate to the theatre in many fields. He has an ability to make contact with the most appropriate people for planning and technical advice on all aspects of theatre consultancy.”