Jamie, born and raised in London, set up Jamie Wilson Productions in 2008. Now aged 30, Jamie has produced over 50 productions both in the UK and Internationally.
Prior to being an independent producer, Jamie worked for theatre producer Mark Goucher. In 2008, he won the Stage One New Producers Bursary Award and was mentored by Paul Elliott.
Jamie is a member of SOLT and the UK Theatre Association and in 2017 was elected a trustee of the Stage One board supporting new producers.
In January 2019, The Stage newspaper listed Jamie among the top 100 most influential people and partnerships in the theatre industry, for the second year running.
In 2019, Jamie is lead producer on three musicals in London, On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan, at the London Coliseum, Nativity! The Musical at the Eventim Apollo and Irving Berlin’s White Christmas at The Dominion Theatre.
With the Watermill Theatre, Jamie has produced the critically acclaimed productions of Calamity Jane, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Don Black’s classic Tell Me On A Sunday, and Gershwin’s hit musical Crazy For You.
In 2016 Jamie and Leicester Curve collaborated to stage a brand-new version of Sister Act directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood and starring Alexandra Burke. In 2018, as well as bringing the stage adaption of An Officer and a Gentleman to UK audiences, they mounted a major revival of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, which will play at the Dominion Theatre in London’s West End over Christmas 2019.
In October 2017, in collaboration with The Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Jamie mounted the World premiere of Nativity! The Musical. The production transferred to London’s Eventim Apollo for a recording breaking Christmas season. In 2018 Nativity! returned for an extended season and will be back at the Eventim Apollo for a third year in 2019.
In May 2018, Jamie announced that he will be bringing Jerry Mitchell’s Broadway hit On Your Feet! The Gloria and Emilio Estefan Story to the London Coliseum from June 2019.
Jamie created and wrote the children’s interactive musical Santa Claus and the Christmas Adventure, which premiered at the Ambassadors Theatre in 2011. Since then, along with two other sequels, it has been performed all over the World, with 5 professional productions being presented this Christmas.
Jamie is currently developing and workshopping new musicals and plays that will hopefully have their World premieres in the coming years.
Past productions and co-productions in the West End, on tour in the UK and internationally include:
Calamity Jane, Bruce Forsyth Live at the London Palladium, Robin Cousins’ Ice, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tell Me On A Sunday, When Harry Met Sally, Stones in his Pockets, Love Letters, Sex in Suburbia, Hot Flush!, Paul Zerdin’s “No Strings”, Ha Ha Hamlet!, Ha Ha Hitler!, Ha Ha Hood!, Hormonal Housewives, Doctor in the House, Santa Claus and the Christmas Adventure, Santa Claus and the Magical Christmas Journey, Santa Claus and the Night Before Christmas, The Night Before Christmas, The Joy of Politics, The Great Australian Drag Show, Variety Attack, Dance Attack and The Wiz.
Jamie Wilson Productions management arm provides a wide range of services to the industry including; market research and consultancy, general management, tour and logistics planning and a full accountancy service.