fraser orford


Fraser Orford



A member of the TEDxSydney family since 2012, Fraser has served as a Curator since 2016. Fraser is passionate about building and engaging communities, nurturing talent, and supporting new work, particularly in the live performance sector. As a freelancer, he has worked for such organisations as Opera Australia, ATYP, Belvoir, ABC, Ambassador Theatre Group, GWB Entertainment, Michael Cassel Group and Peter Rix Management. Fraser primarily works on touring concerts, theatre and musical theatre productions both nationally and internationally. Such productions have included the international tours of Disney’s The Lion King (Disney Theatrical Productions) and George Orwell’s 1984 (Almeida Theatre), as well as Australian tours of Pigalle (Sydney Festival), Eddie Perfect’s The Beast (GWB Entertainment) and Ghost The Musical (Ambassador Theatre Group). Most recently he has produced Creative Developments of a new musical adaptation of Pratchett & Gaiman’s Good Omens and The Dismissal, a brand-new Australian musical documenting the events of Gough Whitlam’s 1975 dismissal. Fraser is represented by Claxton Speakers International and Saxton Speakers.



Best Moments of TEDxSydney 2020

On Friday 6 November one of the largest TEDx event in the southern hemisphere took place. Almost six months after it was scheduled to take place in-person, TEDxSydney...


Fast Ideas | TEDxSydney 2018

You’re in the shower and it comes to you. It builds while on the commute to work. You’re at your desk, 3pm comes around, and you start to really...


Faster Ideas

Join host Fraser Orford as he hears seven such ideas, and stay tuned at the end of the video for a special impromptu performance for the people of New...

See More