Hartshorn – Hook Productions is a live entertainment management company founded in 2007 by Louis Hartshorn and Brian Hook. The company has produced over 120 productions across 5 continents, including the Olivier and multi-LADCC Awardwinning Rotterdam (Arts, 59E59 in New York and Skylight in LA); DreamWorks’ Madagascar – the Musical (UK tour); Urinetown (Apollo); American Idiot (Arts and UK tour) and Woody Sez (Arts). In 2019, their new actor-musician production of Amélie will tour the UK and Asia, and Rotterdam will return to the UK and USA.
Immersive theatre credits include: the UK’s longest-ever-running immersive production, The Great Gatsby (London Bridge); NeverLand (VAULT Festival); the dinner-theatre A Christmas Carol with food from MasterChef winner Natalie Coleman (various locations) and Richard II, performed in the House of Commons. Louis and Brian and hold the positions of executive director and operations director at the Arts Theatre in the West End.