Neil Ward Publicity Pty Ltd (NWP) has specialised in publicising high end, film, arts and entertainment events in Adelaide since 1994 and offers clients full publicity campaign management.
Neil has worked on most of the major stage productions touring to Adelaide in the past twenty years and on many feature film releases, including the Scott Hicks directed films Shine and The Boys are Back. The list of stage productions is long and includes: The Boy from Oz (starring Hugh Jackman), Walking with Dinosaurs, Wicked, Jersey Boys, Westside Story, The Rocky Horror Show (starring Craig McLachlan), Grease (starring Rob Mills, Gretal Scarlett and Todd McKenney), The Helpmann Awards, Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular, Rolling Thunder Vietnam, Loud Shirt day (for the Cora Barclay Centre), Peace Train the Cat Stevens Story, At Last: The Etta James Story, David Helfgott, Potted Potter, Riverdance, Yes Prime Minister, Driving Miss Daisy (starring Angela Lansbury and James Earl Jones), Singa-Longa-Sound of Music and Lord of the Dance, as well as ongoing projects for Carrick Hill estate, Brink Productions, the Adelaide Chamber Singers and Restless Dance.
NWP continues to handle publicity for plays, exhibitions, concerts, subscription seasons and events. A glance at our Media page lists all events for which media releases are current.
NWP enjoys a good working relationship with the major producers of theatrical product in Australia. These include GFO (The Gordon Frost Organisation), David Atkins Enterprises, New Theatricals, Lunchbox Productions, Andrew McKinnon Presents, AKA (Andrew Kay and Associates), ATG (The Ambassador Theatre Group) Blake Productions, Tim Woods Entertainment, Mary Tobin Presents and Holden Street Theatres.
NWP's high reputation in Adelaide is based on its positive relationship with producers, media organisations and their personnel. Its business is very much about building trust with media colleagues and understanding and responding to their needs. Publicity campaigns are specifically tailored to each show, product or event. Print, radio, digital and television coverage happens because of the strength of the production and NWP's expertise and attention to detail. In short, NWP offers its clients the best chance of achieving exposure for their product.
After all, there’s no business like show business ... and we know it!