It surprises no one who has enjoyed Laurence's quick wit, that he began his career as a stand-up comedian working the various comedy clubs in Australia and around the world.
Beyond stand-up, his acting and singing talents see him in big demand for theatre, musical theatre, television and film.
Laurence has worked for all the State Theatre Companies in Australia including Bell Shakespeare, Ensemble Theatre, Belvoir St, Darlinghurst Theatre Co., Hayes Theatre Co., Perth, Adelaide and Sydney Festivals.
In musical theatre, his credits include Summer Rain, Calamity Jane, The Fantasticks, High Society, The Man Of La Mancha, The Drowsy Chaperone, Sunday In The Park With George, and Buddy.
His feature film credits include The Appleton Ladies Potato Race, Ladies In Black, San Andreas; The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, Fool’s Gold, The Three Stooges and Doing Time For Patsy Cline. On television, his credits include Mr Inbetween, RFDS, Black Comedy, Devil’s Dust, Wild Boys, Rake, Crownies and Paper Giants: The Birth of Cleo.
Laurence also co-wrote and directed two series of Tough Nuts - Australia’s Hardest Criminals for Foxtel and The Kangaroo Gang for the BBC.