Jean-Pierre Van Der Spuy

Associate Director

Jean-Pierre Van Der Spuy

Jean-Pierre is a freelance director from South Africa and trained at the Guildford School of Acting.

Current/future projects include: Porgy and Bess (Grange Park Opera, summer 2019); The Dreamers (a new musical in development) and the UK and international tour of Miss Saigon.

Directorial credits include: Oliver! (Grange Park Opera) and Barnum (UK tour).

Associate Director: Mary Poppins (Japan); Miss Saigon (Japan); Half a Sixpence (Noël Coward Theatre and CFT); Miss Saigon (Prince Edward Theatre); The Phantom of the Opera (Her Majesty’s Theatre) and The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall in celebration of its 25th anniversary.

Jean-Pierre has been the Resident Director on various productions and has also directed at leading drama schools. Prior to working as a director, Jean-Pierre was an actor, appearing in numerous West End productions and tours.