Cast & Creative

Creative

Louise Withers

Producer

Since the establishment of Louise Withers & Associates in 2002, Louise has been a Producer/Executive Producer on the Australian productions of MAMMA MIA! (Original Australian Tour), We Will Rock You, Miss Saigon (10th Anniversary Tour), Spamalot, Billy Elliot the Musical, MAMMA MIA! (10th Anniversary Tour), Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap, Agatha Christie’s A Murder Is Announced and was a co-producer of the World Premiere Tour of Fawlty Towers Live.

Seasons for these tours have involved touring in/ to Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong and Japan.

She was also an Associate Producer of Ghost the Musical in London and New York, Louise has provided producing/consultancy services including to Billy Elliot The Musical (Korea), Disney’s The Lion King (Singapore), We Will Rock You (Japan) and Ghost the Musical (Korea).

Prior to 2002, Louise held various Directorships including Koan (Entertainment Advertising and Marketing Agency); the Adelaide Festival Centre Trust (Director of Programming, Sponsorship & Marketing), was the General Manager of Dainty Consolidated Entertainment Theatrical Division and worked festivals and other productions including CATS, The Phantom of the Opera, Miss Saigon and Les Misérables.

Currently, in addition to Matilda the Musical, Louise is a co- producer of the forthcoming 2017-2018 Australian tour of MAMMA MIA! and the International Executive Producer for the first Japanese language production of Billy Elliot the Musical and the second Korean language production of Billy both in 2017.

Louise serves on the Executive Council of Live Performance Australia.