Ian is one of Melbourne's leading Broadway musical theatre vocal coaches and the director of Ian Nisbet Talent Management. His award-winning students can be heard in professional and amateur productions across the country and around the world. He holds a master's degree in musical theatre, a bachelor's degree in drama, an AMusA in flute performance, and a Graduate Certificate in Higher Education. His honours thesis was entitled Transposition in Jonathan Larson's RENT, and his master's examined Jason Robert Brown's early-career compositional techniques. Ian sponsors the annual Australian Stephen Sondheim Award and is a member of the Open Section Judging Panel for the Music Theatre Guild of Victoria. His PhD on the politicality of song in the musical is currently under examination. For more information please visit www.iannisbet.com.