Besides being sophisticated and charming, Glynn is a producer, director and motivational speaker
Director and producer, Glynn presents some of the most engaging, entertaining shows in Australia, United Kingdom and Europe, currently the Song Contest - The Almost Eurovision Experience.
Mime Artist : much more than just a stand-up comedian, Glynn is renowned as one of the countries finest mime artists, with an array of hilarious routines (sometimes including volunteers from the audience). Began his career as a street performer, creating one of the most successful street acts on the international busking circuit and winning a number of awards in Australia, Europe and the USA
An accomplished guitarist, songwriter, mime teacher and a gifted script writer with more than 10 shows, cabarets, plays and musicals to his credit.
The 3 B's of Glynn Nicholas : BUSKING - BANKRUPTCY - BROADWAY
Glynn has been one of the country's most successful touring comedians. He is the only Australian Producer to have the biggest-selling production at the largest Performing Arts Market in the world - the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Glynn has a profound understanding of what is required to run companies and to build successful teams. For twenty-five years he has created and produced plays and musicals in several countries, including Australia, Europe and in London's West End. Most of the skills about running his business he learned from his ten years as a busker.
But what happens when it all falls apart? What do you do when you lose the house, the marriage and bankruptcy is clearly in view. In this brutally honest address Glynn shares some of the darker moments of falling down - feeling overwhelmed - and the journey back.
Team work - the importance of finding, hiring, and working with the right people. How to manage difficult members of the team and how to get the best from those you have.
Leadership - what are the qualities you need to be a good leader? Glynn explores this very interesting topic in a most entertaining and insightful way. Developing relationships with your clients (never underestimate what they can do for your business)
Entrepreneurship Glynn's company is one of a handful of Australian commercial theatre producers exporting Australian shows to some of the biggest markets in the world - so there.
When things Change - what worked yesterday probably won't work today. Here Glynn explores how important it is to maintain your relevance and how easy it is to lose it. Change your perspective, and realise the opportunities when they pop around the corner.
Staying human - The Arts industry is built on people whose careers are built on rejection, perseverance, overcoming hard times, learning the hard lessons, moving forward.
But what does it mean to prosper and to flourish? Glynn shares some reminders about the importance of seeing your place in the context of helping others because that is where you will find the joy.
In 1989 Glynn joined the ABCs " THE BIG GIG " which was broadcast live and which was considered to be one of the ground-breaking comedy shows of its era. The series spawned characters like Pate Biscuit & Sergeant SmithIn 1996 Glynns production company produced The Glynn Nicholas Show with the ABC which featured Shaun Micallef, Alison Whyte and Wayne Hope.
Chairman of the Board of Big hART an Australian National award winning organisation, working to re-engage marginalised communities & individuals through arts-based projects.
Television 1996 - The Glynn Nicholas Show - ABC 8-part sitcom
1989 - 91- Regular & Host of ABCs Big Gig