Simon Gross Presents was formed by Simon Gross. Simon comes from a heavy entertainment background and after spending three years training as an actor he developed his one man show in 1988. Going out to mainly community based venues, this just grew and grew. Response was so great that he formed a troupe with other colleagues and performers and took larger shows out to the community. This was when Simon Gross Presents was formed. Simon felt the need for higher standards of entertainment within the community, and used his artistic ability to put shows together. Simon through his knowledge of the entertainment industry can offer SG Corporate which can cater for anybody looking for entertainment of any size and shape.
Simon Gross Presents have over 5,000 clients on their database, taking live entertainment to thousands of people nationwide. At Simon Gross Presents not only can we cater for the community but we also have years of experience in the corporate entertainment industry. Our expert team can cater for whatever occasion you are planning, whether you are a company looking for a corporate event to a restaurant looking for a tribute show to a parent looking for a children’s entertainer –
About Simon Gross
From an early age, Simon and his two sisters toured variety shows to elderly people in the community. If he wasn’t doing that, he was performing his own one-
Simon has had a versatile career, not only as a television presenter, but also as an actor, producer, and entertainer: from spending six months as a Butlins Redcoat for the Grand Hotel, Scarborough where he learnt all the tricks of the trade, to playing in children’s shows for the Rank organisation, to playing Benny in the West End production of “Singalongabba” which consisted of wearing a false beard, putting on a silly Swedish accent and miming playing the piano – an achievement Simon felt was a big plus to his CV! (Whitehall Theatre)
Simon is no stranger to the world of pantomime and with over twenty years experience behind him some of his favourite experiences to date include playing Dame opposite Gladiator Wolf for two years in ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’ Smee in ‘Peter Pan’opposite his great pal the late avenger Gareth Hunt. (Victoria Theatre, Halifax and The Pavilion Theatre, Worthing; The Stag Theatre, Sevenoaks respectively).In 2008 Simon played ugly sister Jordan in the very adult version of Cinderella/Sinderfella in the heart of Londons West End.
Simon also spent a year touring Europe with the European Tour of ‘The Best of Broadway’ as compere and vocalist.
His many television credits include: –
Following this was an invitation that Simon couldn’t refuse the opportunity to become Britain’s best cook –
Following Hells Kitchen Simon was the regular host for Skys Your Destiny a live psychic interactive show.
In 2011 Simon was a part of the sofa team On the Vanessa Show for channel Five.