Speakers Profile - Jonathon Biggins










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Sydney

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Jonathan Biggins is a writer, corporate MC and speaker, performer and broadcaster. As a corporate MC and speaker, Jonathan has hosted two televised AFI Awards, six APRA Awards (the awards night for the nation's songwriters), The 2007 Helpmann Awards, Product Launch events, several national and three international conferences for AMP as well as many appearances for KPMG, ICI, Commonwealth Bank, ABN-AMRO and the Art Gallery of NSW.

He has worked for all the state theatre companies in productions ranging from David Williamsons Soulmates to West Side Story. 2003 saw his debut with Opera Australia in Orpheus in the Underworld he also co-wrote a new adaptation of the libretto. Jonathan has hosted the afternoon radio shift for Sydneys 702, co-wrote and performed in Three Men and a Baby Grand for ABC TV and hosted Critical Mass, the ABCs weekly arts programme. In 2007 he also was a guest on Spicks and Specks. He is Director of Revue for the Sydney Theatre Company, featuring in (among others) the sell-out Sunday in Iraq With George, Stuff All Happens and Revue sans Frontieres. 2007 saw Jonathan touring nationally as Peter Sellers in Ying Tong, and is about to embark on another tour for the STCs Wharf Revue in early 2008

As a writer, Jonathan writes for Fairfaxs Good Weekend magazine, Australian Wine Selector and is the author of two books: As it Were and The 700 Habits of Highly Ineffective people (released in October 2007).