Manoeuvre has received financial assistance from the Queensland Government through the Arts Queensland Individual Professional Development Program.
Josh has worked as a freelance Production Designer for over ten years and has collaborated with some of Australia’s finest talents in theatre, opera, musical theatre, dance and festivals. Recent work includes the set design for the Australian premiere of Green Day’s American Idiot for QPAC and Shake&Stir, the touring arena production of Grease for Harvest Rain, Opera Queensland’s Kiss Me, Kate! and Queensland Music Festival’s signature epic outdoor musical theatre event The Power Within to be staged outdoors at Moranbah, Isaacshire. Josh has worked as the Site & Festival Designer for QPAC’S 2016 Out of the Box and worked extensively as a Designer/Realiser for Strut’n’Fret’s Garden of Unearthly Delights and withBrisbane Festival over many years. He has also designed productions for Queensland Theatre, Laboite, The Australian Voices, Gold Coast Arts Centre, Empire Theatres and many more companies.
He has been awarded a Silver Matilda Award for his set design on Dracula (2015), a Gold Matilda Award for his body of design work (2011), Groundling Awards for his Body of Work in Set Design (2011 & 2012) and Body of Work in Costume Design (2011 & 2012). Josh has won Del Arte Chart Awards every year since 2003.