Jamie, born and raised in London, set up Jamie Wilson Productions in 2008. Now aged 29, 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 the UK Theatre Association and in 2017 was elected a trustee of the Stage One board supporting new producers.
In January 2018, The Stage newspaper listed Jamie among the top 100 most influential people and partnerships in the Theatre industry.
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, which is currently on a UK tour.
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 will together mount a major revival of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas.
In October 2017, in collaboration with The Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Jamie mounted the World premiere of Nativity! The Musical. Following a tour, the production played at the Eventim Apollo in London, where it will return for Christmas 2018.
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 is currently developing and workshopping major 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.