A graduate of University of Western Sydney and the Actors College of Theatre and Television, Luke has forged a successful career in both musical theatre and straight drama, as well as being highly sort after as a director. He recently finished a national tour of Peter Pan Goes Wrong, prior to this he appeared in The Play That Goes Wrong, both for Lunchbox and Jon Nicholls.
Additional theatre credits include Shrek the Musical for Packemin, Brigadoon for Production Company, Machu Picchu for State Theatre Company of South Australia, Threepenny Opera for Malthouse and Sydney Theatre Company, 25th Anniversary production of Les Miserables for Michael Cassel and Cameron McIntosh, Annie and Dr Zhivago both for GFO, Avenue Q for Arts Asia, Assassins for Neil Gooding, Dirty Dancing for Jacobsens, Titanic for Seabiscuit and Guys and Dolls for Dennis Smith. Luke won both a Greenroom and Helpmann Award for his performance as Nicky/Trekkie in Avenue Q. Luke also won the Broadway World Award for Best Supporting Actor in a musical for Lord Farquaad in Shrek.
Directorial credits include Annie for Packemin, Educating Rita for Seymour Centre, Thank you for being a Friend for Neil Gooding and Matt Henderson, Songs for a New World (Melbourne and Sydney) for Blue Saint, Giggle and Hoot Live show for ABC and Live Nation and most recently In the Heights (Hayes and Sydney Opera House) for Blue Saint and Sydney Opera House.
Luke is delighted to be joining the company of Jack and the Beanstalk.