O HOLY NIGHT
THE NEW CD SINGLE AVAILABLE NOW!
Welcome to the website of John Owen-Jones.
John is an award winning and record-breaking West End and Broadway actor & singer - probably best known for his record breakingperformances as Jean Valjean in Les Miserables and as The Phantom in The Phantom of the Opera.
This is John's official website and is the only place where you can get up-to-date information on john's upcoming performances and recordings.
On April 7th, John recorded a performance for new TV series 'The Elaine Paige Show'. The show is one of a six part series in which theatre legend Elaine Paige OBE performs and chats with guests from the world of musical theatre. Appearing on the show alongside John and Elaine are theatre director Sir Trevor Nunn CBE, lyricist Herbert Kretzmer OBE and performer Scarlet Strallen. The show will be broadcast on SkyArts around May/June.
On August 2nd John will perform in concert at the National Eisteddfod of Wales in Llanelli, Wales. More information on his appearance at this world famous festival will appear here soon.
On September 20th, John will return to Llanelli as a special guest of Llanelli Male Voice Choir in a concert to celebrate their 50th Anniversary. Tickets for this concert will be on sale soon. Watch this space for details.
October 17th will see John performing with the Bangkok Symphony Orchestra at the Thai Cultural Center in Bangkok, Thailand. John returns to the venue after performing a sell out concert there a number of years ago. This time he will be joined by Phantom star Leila Benn Harris and the orchestra will be conducted by Mike England. For more info go HERE
John performed a solo headining concert at the Swansea Grand Theatre on Feb 14th 2014. The show featured a twenty piece orchestra under the direction of John Quirk and was completely sold out. Watch this space for further solo concerts in 2014...
On March 7th John appeared in concert at Venue Cymru, Llandudno, North Wales alongside the Three Welsh Tenors and Elin Fflur. The show featured a first for John - he sang Bring Him Home in Welsh and English!
John played the role of real life American naval hero Stephen Decatur in the musical "An American Victory." The story is based on the life of Decatur, his involvement in The First Barbary War and the lives of those affected by the war. The recording of the musical, by composer Lou Bucalo, also features Alexander Gemignani, Judy Kuhn, Adam Jacobs, Marissa McGowan, Doug Kreeger, Philip Boykin, Jennifer Hope Wills and Richard Todd Adams and an ensemble of Broadway performers under the musical direction of Larry Blank and Bob Billig. The record is being produced by seven time Grammy nominee Robert Sher and is slated for release in summer 2014.
On December 1st 2013, John released a brand new recording of the festive classic 'O Holy Night'
You can order the physical copy of O Holy Night for £2.99 (including free worldwide shipping) HERE
On December 23rd John appeared in 'A Night at the Musicals' concert at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff.
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