Our Tour Leaders

All of our tours are led by academics and experts in their field who will share their passion and knowledge with you in lectures, talks and throughout the tour. Click on their profile to find out more about them.

Jonathan Biggins

Jonathan Biggins is an actor, writer and director, perhaps best known as one of the creators of The Wharf Revue. He has acted for all the state theatre and opera companies – recent credits include Travesties and Orpheus in the Underworld – and he won a Helpmann Award for his direction of the musical Avenue Q. Jonathan also wrote and directed the Sydney Theatre Company’s Talk, which premiered in 2017. Jonathan is a regular contributor to the Good Weekend magazine and former host of ABC TV’s arts programme Critical Mass.


Current Tours:

A Bite of the Big Apple  |  16 – 25 January 2024 (10 days)



“An ideal guide, raconteur and wonderful fellow traveller.”
Morris E.  |  Behind the Scenery, 2018


“A most entertaining and helpful tour leader who could not do enough for everyone in the group.”
Margot D.  |  Behind the Scenery, 2018