Liza McLean has worked in the entertainment industry in Australia and overseas for the past twenty years, collaborating with extraordinary producers, directors and some of the world’s finest performers. Read more In 2005 she formed Tinderbox Productions Pty Ltd and is the sole director. In 2008 Kay & McLean Productions was formed with longtime business partner, Andrew Kay. In 2016 Tinderbox Foundation Ghost Train was formed with Stephen Found.
Theatrical credits include: North by Northwest, Little Shop of Horrors, The Graduate, 2015 Co-Producer National Tour of Sweet Charity starring Verity Hunt-Ballard, 2014 Australian Producer of the International touring production of The Last Confession, starring David Suchet, 2013 Co-Producer The Chichester Festival Theatre Production, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui starring Henry Goodman (West End). Executive Producer 2013 Helpmann Awards, Producer The 39 Steps 2009 Melbourne and Regional Tours & 2008 Sydney Opera House and Hong Kong, Talking Heads 2007 Australian Tour starring Brenda Blethyn & Sigrid Thornton. Consulting Producer Paco Pena A compass to the Rhythm, and Tango Fire. Associate Producer The Hobbit and Shaolin Warriors Legends of Kung Fu. Co-Producer Dorothy the Dinosaur’s Dance Party USA Tour, Humphrey in Rock Around the Magic Forest Clock, Australian Tour Producer The Ten Tenors 2006 and Supervising Producer The Misfits Australian Tour. Early career highlights include working as Associate Producer on Talking Heads with Dame Maggie Smith and Margaret Tyzack, The Importance of Being Ernest with Patricia Routledge and The Blue Room with Sigrid Thornton and Marcus Graham.