Simon is Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Performance at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
Simon has lectured on undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Royal Holloway, University of London, the University of Winchester and Syracuse University, New York. For more information on Simon’s academic positions please see Teaching.
His areas of expertise include popular performance, pantomime, theatre history, economies of performance and critical theory. For more information on Simon’s pantomime work, see pantomime.
Simon is a member of the Society for Theatre Research, the Theatre and Performance Research Association (Popular Performance Working Group) and the International Federation for Theatre Research (Popular Entertainments Working Group).
Simon’s Academia profile can be found here.
Simon’s LinkedIn profile can be found here.