Vocal Teacher, Musical Theatre Teacher
Tim Page is a New-Zealand-born Australian actor and singer. Coming to Australia in 1973 his first job was singing with the Australian Opera for the opening of the Sydney Opera House in Prokofiev's War and Peace. He was soon cast as Henrik Eggerman in Stephen Sondheim's A Little Night Music which opened the new Her Majesty's Theatre and toured throughout Australia He later joined The Actors' Company playing Mick in The Caretaker and Michael in The Golden Pathway Annual both of which toured for the Arts Council. He became best know for playing Dr Graham Steele in the Australian television series The Young Doctors throughout its entire run on Channel Nine from 1976 to 1982.
From 1982 to 1987 Tim had memorable roles in The Pirates of Penzance with Jon English, in Camelot with Richard Harris, Candide in John Bell's production that starred Philip Quast and Played Pirelli in Sweeney Todd for the Melbourne Theatre Company. He also won critical praise for his Lucky in Waiting For Godot at the Belvoir Street Theatre.
In the late 1980's he appeared in a number of musicals in London's West End. He was in the original cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Aspects of Love at the Prince of Wales Theatre in 1989-90. He was also in Buddy - the Buddy Holly Story at the Victoria Palace Theatre in 1991-2. He recorded with the BBC Radio Orchestra and had seasons at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre Company and at the Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich. The recording of Aspects of Love went double platinum in world sales.
In addition to acting and singing, he has also worked as a script writer penning episodes of The Restless Years, The Young Doctors and Neighbours and his cabaret show based on songs associated with Shakespeare, Out Damned Spot!, has been successfully toured throughout Australia. He has also created new performing translations of The Magic Flute and Carmen. He is currently working on writing a musical based on the film The Majestic. Other musicals he has written include My Brother's Keeper, Portrait of Jennie and Blade. In the 1990's he appeared in My Fair Lady with Anthony Warlow, Ken Hill's Phantom of the Opera, Chess, Assassins and Fame. He also appeared in the TV series Water Rats and All Saints. His films include Passion, Lillian's Story (with Ruth Cracknell), The Everlasting Secret Family, The Road From Coorain, and The Wreck of the Stinson. Most recently (2012) he played Dr Gene Seward in Lead Me Astray.
Tim has continued to get roles in musicals such as Bialystock in The Producers, Georges in La Cage Aux Folles and The Bishop of Basingstoke in Jekkyll and Hyde which toured Korea and Taiwan in 2009-10. GMS cast Time as John Utterson in their 2012 production of Jekyll and Hyde. He has also starred as Scrooge in A Christmas Carol, Warbucks in Annie, Mayor Shinn in The Music Man, M. Andre in The Phantom of the Opera, Narrator/Mysterious Man in Into The Woods, Dr Dillamond in Wicked and Les Kendall in Strictly Ballroom. He won a Best Actor Star Award for his portrayal of Danforth in The Crucible and starred as Wargrave in And Then There Were None.
Tim has sung with opera companies on both sides of the Tasman and for the London Savoyards. He has sun in 12 productions for the New Zealand Opera Company and 20 with The Australian Opera as well as for Roger Covell's UNSW Opera. Most recently he appeared in Aida and The Girls of the Golden West for Opera Queensland (2010-11). In 2013 he was asked by the Central Coast Conservatorium to join the faculty and direct the opera Help! Help! The Globolinks! by Gian Carlo Menotti. He has since directed successfully productions of The Magic Flute, and Carmen, and appeared as Benoit and Alcindoro in La Boheme for Central Coast Opera. He played Spoletta for Central Coast Lyric Opera's production of Tosca in 2019 and is directing and playing Gaston in La Traviata for the Crestani Scholarships in 2021.
The Central Coast Conservatorium operates to NSW Department of Education School Gazetted Term dates
1-1 Lessons Wed 27/1 to Thur 1/4
Sat Strings Ensembles Sat 6/2 - Sat 26/3
CCYO & Ext program Tue 9/2 - Tue 30/03
PWE & SWO Wed 10/2 - Wed 31/03
Monday 19/4 to Saturday 26/06
Monday 12/7 to Saturday 18/09
Monday 05/10 to Saturday 18/12
We seek to inspire our Central Coast community to engage in and value music as an integral part of life through comprehensive music education and artistic endeavour.