Sean Sweeney trained as an Opera Singer at Trinity College of Music and sang professionally before moving to the commercial side of theatre in 1994. In 2000 Sean was one of the founding members of Encore Tickets, a company which grew to become the UK’s largest independent ticket wholesaler. Sean sold his interest in December 2009.
Sean has more than 16 years’ experience in digital marketing and over 20 years’ in entertainment ticketing. In addition to his current venue management and producing activities he remains actively involved in the Entertainment industry as a consultant to a number of high-profile companies.
As a producer his shows include; All My Sons (Apollo), An Ideal Husband (Vaudeville), High Society (two UK tours and Shaftesbury), The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Arts Theatre), Journey’s End (UK Tour), The Long and The Short and The Tall (Pleasance Theatre Islington) Prick Up Your Ears (Comedy), Rue Magique (Kings Head Theatre), Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me (Edinburgh and The Venue) and The Elephant Man (Trafalgar Studios).
Sean is a Partner in the Charing Cross Theatre where he has produced and/or general managed; Naked Boys Singing, The Exonerated, Thrill Me, Confessions Of a Mormon Boy, John Leguizamo: Ghetto Klown, Patricia Routledge: Facing the Music, Fascinating Aïda: Cheap Flights, Afraid of the Dark, Keeler, Lost Boy, Finian’s Rainbow, Ushers: The Front Of House Musical, Long Story Short, Jaques Brel is Alice and Well and Living in Paris, The Mikado, The Tinderbox, Piaf, Titanic, Ragtime, Christina Bianco's O Come all Ye Divas, Death Takes a Holiday and Daisy Pulls it Off.