Work for theatre companies include:


I Will Be Everything: Currently touring Europe and the UK until March 2020

Beauty and The Beast: Performed at The Tobacco Factory, Bristol in 2017 and The New Victory Theatre (New York) and Corby Cube in 2018


Wassail Theatre

Rex The King: Toured Somerset village pubs in Spring 2017 and Summer 2018. Featuring Jac Husebo (vocals and guitar) and Katy Sobey (vocals)

Polka Theatre   

My Brother My Sister and Me: 

Performed at Polka Theatre, London, from October 2017 to February 2018

Grandad, Mia . . . and Teddy Too:

Performed at Polka Theatre, London, from October 2014 to February 2015

Jammy Voo Theatre

The Sleeper: Toured Norway in March 2017. Songs co-written with Emily Kreider and featuring Emily Kreider on vocals.


Performed at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and toured nationally 2013 and 2015 

Frontline Dance

Happenchance: Performed in hospitals throughout Staffordshire in 2014 and 2016

Run Ragged Productions

The First Time Machine: Toured Wales in 2014 and 2015

Hocket and Hoot Theatre

By The Light Of The Fool Moon:

Performed at Muncaster Castle, in the Lake District, December 2014. Music for this show was composed by Verity Standen. I was playing double bass, cello, singing and performing as part of a clown ensemble.

Theatre Hullabaloo and Theatre Iolo

Luna : Toured nationally in 2013 and 2014 

LUNA 2min Cut REL vimeo from Ian Paine on Vimeo.

The Salisbury Playhouse

Elegy For A Lady / The Yalta Game: Performed in the Salberg Studio, Autumn 2013

National Theatre Learning

Cupboard of Surprises:

Performed as part of the National Theatre’s Inside Out Festival 2012
Here is a track from the show, featuring Luanna Priestmann (vocals) and Ailie Cohen (violin). Lyrics by Sarah Argent and myself.