Shane is a creative individual, skilled in many areas of the creative and performing arts. He has always undertaken roles that constantly required his adaptive and creative thinking. His entire career has involved the utilisation of his creative skills. He is passionate about performing.
For more than 30 years, as a performer and emcee, Shane has been an integral part of events with TAFE Queensland, the Queensland Police Service, CDS Australia, AFL Queensland and many not for profit organisations.
Actively involved in the Performing Arts community and particularly the Incinerator Theatre, Ipswich, Shane has undertaken leading roles in many sell-out productions. These include One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Dial M for Murder. and Last of the Red Hot Lovers. and the one man Tour de Force show Fully Committed. He has also directed several equally successful shows including A Few Good Men, The 39 Steps, The Narcissist and most recently in the one man ‘tour de force‘ show Fully Committed. Shane is a mentor to other actors and performers. He delivers workshops on presentation skills and vocal and acting techniques. He is also actively involved in theatre production specifically, play selection, marketing, promotion, lighting, sound and front of house.
His specific areas of expertise include:
- Professional Speaking and Emcee Work
- Corporate Characters & Entertainment
- Character Acting & Performance
- Tactical Communication
He is a highly skilled communicator specifically in respect of negotiation, mediation and workshop facilitation. With over 26 years of policing experience including operating as a qualified prosecutor, investigator, and lecturer, Shane can tackle any event. With degrees in Education, Training and postgraduate qualifications in Management, he has consulted to the Queensland Police Service Education and Training Command in respect of curriculum and educational design.