Kathryn Rawlings - Jason Te Mete
   
  • SELECT
    HEIGHT:
    175cm
    HAIR:
    brown
    EYES:
    brown
  • Jason Te Mete
    BACKGROUND
    Originally from Tauranga, Jason comes from a musical family where he was encouraged to learn classical piano from an early age. He enhanced his musicianship by studying at Victoria University of Wellington before moving to Auckland in 2002 where he now works as a freelance actor, singer, director, vocal coach and pianist.

  • AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
  • YEAR
  • Won Best Supporting NAPTA Award for the role of Angel in "Rent" in 2007.
  • Nominated Best Supporting NAPTA Award for the role of Bernardo in "West Side Story".

  • TELEVISION
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2009
  • KAITANGATA TWITCH
  • Coach
  • KT Productions
  • Yvonne McKay
  • MCDONALDS YOUNG ENTERTAINERS
  • TVNZ
  • MAI TIME
  • Guest Apperance
  • TVNZ

  • THEATRE
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2016
  • YOU CAN ALWAYS HAND THEM BACK
  • The Pianist
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Colin McColl
  • 2016
  • BILLY ELLIOT
  • Miner
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Colin McColl
  • 2015
  • K ROAD STRIP
  • Horsey
  • Okareka Dance Company
  • Tairoa Royal
  • 2015
  • GUYS AND DOLLS
  • Rusty/Charley/Ensemble
  • Raymond Hawthorne
  • 2014
  • YOU CAN ALWAYS HAND THEM BACK
  • Narrator/ Singer/ Pianist/Musical Director/Choregrapher
  • Court Theatre NZ
  • Dan Pengelly
  • 2014
  • YOU CAN ALWAYS HAND THEM BACK
  • Narrator/ Singer/ Pianist/Musical Director/Choregrapher
  • Fortune Theatre
  • Dan Pengelly
  • 2014
  • RUDOLPH
  • Various
  • Phineas Phrog
  • Sarah Sommerville
  • 2013
  • K'ROAD STRIP
  • Horse/Ensemble
  • Okareka Dance Company
  • Simon Coleman
  • 2010
  • STEPPING OUT
  • Geoffrey
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Colin McColl
  • 2009
  • KING & COUNTRY
  • Herewini Mutu
  • Howick Little Theatre
  • Laurie Mills
  • 2009
  • ANYTHING GOES
  • Ensemble
  • Court Theatre
  • Sandra Rasmussen
  • 2008
  • LA CAGE AUX FOLLES
  • Babette
  • The Court Theatre
  • Sandra Rasmussen
  • 2008
  • THE CONSUL
  • Magician
  • The Opera Factory
  • Raymond Hawthorne
  • 2008
  • THE BOY FROM OZ
  • Chris Allen/Dancer
  • Auckland Musical Theatre
  • 2007
  • RAGTIME
  • Coalhouse
  • Auckland Musical Theatre
  • Sherrin Scelly
  • 2007
  • RENT
  • Angel
  • NAPTA Best Support Actor
  • 2007
  • FAME - The Musical
  • Tyronne Jackson
  • 2007
  • THE SECRET GARDEN
  • Dickson
  • HONK!
  • Ugly (Duckling)
  • WESTSIDE STORY
  • Bernardo
  • Nominated NAPTA Best Support.
  • ANYTHING GOES
  • Billy Crocker
  • CROSSROADS CABARET
  • 42ND STREET
  • EVITA
  • CHESS

  • DIRECTING
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2016
  • EDGES
  • Director
  • Rebel Theatre Co.
  • 2015
  • MRS. MCGINTY & THE BIZAARE PLANT
  • Director
  • Court Theatre
  • 2014
  • CHRISTMAS GALA
  • co-director/choreographer
  • The Opera Factory

  • OTHER
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2016
  • DREAMGIRLS
  • Musical Director
  • Manukau Performing Arts
  • 2016
  • THE WIZARD OF OZ
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Parnell College
  • 2015
  • BONNIE & CLYDE
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Senior College
  • 2015
  • HONK!
  • Musical Director
  • Manukau Performing Arts
  • 2015
  • FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Parnell College
  • 2014-15
  • PACIFIC INSTITUTE OF PERFORMING ARTS (PIPA)
  • Singing Lecturer
  • PIPA
  • 2014
  • BLOOD BROTHERS
  • Musical Director
  • King's College
  • 2014
  • OUR HOUSE
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Senior College
  • 2014
  • THE MIKADO
  • Musical Director
  • Dilworth School
  • 2014
  • BIG RIVER
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Parnell College
  • 2013
  • K'ROAD STRIP
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • Okareka Dance Company
  • 2013
  • ALTAR BOYZ
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • Fortune Theatre, Dunedin
  • 2013
  • 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
  • Musical Director
  • Manukau Performing Arts
  • 2013
  • HONK!
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Parnell College
  • 2012
  • GODSPELL
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • MIT Performing Arts
  • 2012
  • CHECKOUT CHICKS
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • 2012
  • LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • 2012
  • DISCO INFERNO
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Strathallan College
  • 2012
  • CINDERELLA
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Parnell College
  • 2012
  • CHICAGO
  • Musical Director
  • King's College
  • 2011
  • SUESSICAL
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • ACG Parnell College
  • 2011
  • WEST SIDE STORY
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • MIT Performing Arts
  • 2011
  • THE TWITS
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • 2010-12
  • MANUKAU INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (MIT)
  • Singing Lecturer
  • MIT
  • 2010
  • LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • ACG Parnell College
  • 2010
  • FITZBUNNY
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • 2010
  • THE RAFT
  • Musical Director
  • Howick Little Theatre
  • 2010
  • PINOCCHIO
  • Musical Director
  • Southern Stars Charitable Trust
  • 2010
  • CINDERELLA
  • Musical Director
  • Southern Stars Charitable Trust
  • 2009
  • JACK & THE BEANSTALK
  • Musical Director
  • Southern Stars Charitable Trust
  • 2009
  • ALICE IN WONDERLAND
  • Musical Director
  • Southern Stars Charitable Trust
  • 2008
  • GREASE
  • Musical Director
  • National Youth Theatre Co.
  • 2007
  • ALICE IN WONDERLAND
  • Musical Director
  • National Youth Theatre Co.
  • 2006-15
  • ACG SENIOR COLLEGE
  • Itinerant Singing Teacher
  • ACG
  • 2006 - current
  • FREELANCE
  • Vocal coach and pianist
  • CABARET
  • Musical Director
  • Auckland Musical Theatre
  • BYE BYE BIRDIE
  • Musical Director
  • ACG Strathallan College
  • HAIR
  • Vocal Coach
  • Auckland Musical Theatre
  • HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL
  • Vocal Coach
  • ACG Parnell College
  • WIZARD OF OZ
  • Vocal Coach
  • Harlequin Theatre
  • BIG RIVER
  • Repetiteur
  • Auckland Musical Theatre
  • CCMT 2007
  • Repetiteur
  • THE WIZ
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • ACG Parnell College
  • BUGSY MALONE
  • Musical Director/Vocal Coach
  • ACG Parnell College


  • TRAINING
  • Trained, Singer, Musician and Dancer.

  • RELEVANT SKILLS
  • BASIC MAORI, DRIVERS LICENSE,
  • SINGER - TENOR UP TO B (Broadway, RnB, Soul, Jazz): CONDUCTING, PIANIST DANCE - Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop
  • 2010-2012 MANUKAU INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (MIT) School of Performing Arts (BachelorDegree) - Head Lecturer – Singing
  • 2006 – Current ACG SENIOR COLLEGE - Itinerant Singing Teacher