Joseph Walsh is originally from Boston, USA, but has spent nearly six years living and working in London. He holds a BFA in Theatre Production/Management from Emerson College and a Masters in Directing from Goldsmith’s College, University of London. Joseph recently directed the critically acclaimed Irish National Tour of The King And I and the Irish Premiere of Jason Robert Brown’s Songs For A New World at the Pavilion Theatre, Dublin. In the West End he served as Resident Director on When Harry Met Sally and Assistant Director on Coyote On A Fence. He is currently the Musical Theatre Co-ordinator for Plumstead Manor School and the Greenwich Young Apprenticeship Programme.
His other directing credits include the European Premiere of Listen To My Heart: The Songs Of David Friedman, the World Premiere of Twisted: The Annie Ross Story, Bent, Kiss Of The Spider Woman, Man Of La Mancha, Once On This Island, Burke And Hare, I Am Star Trek and Annie Warbucks. As a performer Joseph appeared in Side Show and Joseph. He also toured North America for two years with Feld Entertainment performing in Anastasia On Ice and Pocahontas On Ice and appeared with World Champion Michelle Kwan in the television special Reflections On Ice which was broadcast worldwide.