John McGlone – Bobby Child
John is delighted to be taking on the role of Bobby Child in ‘Crazy For You’. John has played principal roles for many clubs in and around Glasgow. While training, John has played roles such as Jesus in Godspell; Ritchie in A Chorus Line; Dr Parker in Batboy and Keith Nicholson in Spend, Spend, Spend. Amateur credits include Bill Snibson in Me and My Girl; Phil Davis in White Christmas; Lumiere in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast; Tommy Keeler in Annie Get Your Gun; Edwin in Summer Holiday; Bernardo in West Side Story; Young Walsingham in Half A Sixpence; Fagin in Oliver!. Professional credits include Mr Halsop in Faeries by Stephen Langston at the George Square Theatre at the Edinburgh Fringe.Professionally, John has also sung in various concerts and cabarets around Britain. TV credits include The Little People (Gaelic TV).
After a stint at performing, John realised that his main ambition was to spread his knowledge to students in training. He then went on to teach Musical Theatre at Stow College which has now become Glasgow Kelvin College.
John hopes that you enjoy the show, especially the profuse amounts of sweat that he will be having after his insanely quick costume changes. He wishes to dedicate his performance to his Ross.