John is into his third career: first a scientist and academic, then a business consultant/entrepreneur and now a “Scholar-at-Large” (thinker, writer, speaker, actor). His recent publications include a major travel memoir, two collections of poetry and a collection of short stories, as well as individual poems, short stories and essays. His acting activities include stage, film and television work – and especially in his stage persona, “Old Jack: the Aussie Gleeman” (Purveyor of tall tales, short stories and pithy poetry – wit, wisdom and whimsy).
OLD JACK meets Banjo Paterson
Introducing your new MyFringe Planner
Scheduling your entire Fringe experience has never been easier. Your MyFringe Planner allows you to Wishlist your faves, plan by performance and access your purchased tickets.
Star your faves!
Build your Wishlist by selecting the star icon on the show listing. Add as many shows to your Wishlist as you want - this will make planning your festival a breeze.
Turn your Wishlist into a plan
Your MyFringe Planner displays performances from shows in your Wishlist - now you can plan ahead and avoid clashes by selecting performances by time and day.
Buy your TIX
Once you're happy with your plan, hit the Buy TIX button before you miss out on your faves.