JMS Public Relations

JMS Public Relations is a highly regarded public relations house based in Perth, Western Australia, specialising in the arts, entertainment, health and lifestyle areas and is frequently on the cutting edge of contemporary arts practice.

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A snapshot of some of the many clients and productions JMS Public Relations has had the pleasure to be involved with

Latest media releases:

- World premiere reveals turbulent life of St. Mary MacKillop
- Traditional pantomime returns to Perth
- The Night Zoo returns for Summer Holidays and Spare Parts’ 30th

- Puppet powerhouse announces 2010 program as 30th year looms

- Penny Cook and Julie Anthony to lead WA’s classic musical season

- Classic poem to get puppet treatment (The Man From Snowy River – July 2009)

- Freedom of speech – a burning flame (The Ships Pass Quietly – June/July 2009)

- Ghost of Myra Hindley haunts new play (Death of a Murderer – June 2009)

- Comic spy thriller reveals underbelly of small town paranoia (The Spook – May/June 2009)

- New Artistic Director to take company into 25th year (Buzz Dance Theatre)

- Media release archive

Latest PR roster:

- JMS PR Roster of shows and events - Last updated 18 March, 2011

About JMS PR:

The Director of JMS Public Relations, John Michael Swinbank MPRIA is a public relations strategist. He specialises in media relations and is a sought after publicist who has achieved nearly 100 cover stories for his clients.

Professional services are offered in the fields of public, media and community relations. Marketing and design expertise is offered, as well as event and crisis management.

We have created innovative and effective campaigns for a variety of the Western Australia’s leading arts organisations and projects such as Artitja Fine Art, Barking Gecko Theatre Company, Bare Naked Theatre Company, Buzz Dance Theatre, Class Act Theatre Company, The Graduate College of Dance, Greenroom Productions, Milestone Productions, MS Society of WA, Million Puppet Project, Mirage Makers, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Pi Ensemble, Prickly Pear Ensemble, S.A.L.T Writers, So Frenchy Productions, Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, Storm the Stage, Strut Dance, and Tura New Music.

Other projects and clients include the Fremantle Prison Masterplan, The Good Store, Leon’s Retro-Ice Bags, Rosewood Care Group, Southern Cross Cleaning and Windows Boutique. John Michael was Publicist for the West Australian Ballet from 1994 to 1998.

JMS PR also specialises in artistic festivals with diverse content, undertaking public relations management for over fifteen festivals ranging from the inaugural Western Australian Shakespeare Festival Bard on the Bay, Bunbury International Jazz Festival, Joondalup Festival, Little Feet Festival, QFest, Sounds Outback Festival, Totally Huge New Music Festival, WA Fringe Festival and the Wild West Comedy Fest to the world’s largest arts and disability festival, Wataboshi International Music Festival in Brisbane, as well as publicising numerous local productions during the Perth International Arts Festival.

To get in contact with JMS Public Relations to discuss your next production or event, and for a list of staff contact details please click here.