Director: Chess (English National Opera); Miss Saigon (Broadway and West End); School of Rock (Broadway and West End); Les Misérables (Broadway and Australia); Jesus Christ Superstar (UK and Australian arena tour); The Phantom of the Opera (UK tour); Oliver! (UK tour) and Laurence is also the co-director of the new version of Les Misérables (worldwide). He directed the 25th anniversary concert of The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall and the 25th anniversary concert of Les Misérables at the O2 in London, both of which were simultaneously broadcast in cinemas worldwide and subsequently released on DVD. DVD credits include: Jesus Christ Superstar (world arena tour); The Phantom of the Opera 25th anniversary concert (Royal Albert Hall) and Les Misérables (O2 Arena).
Awards include: Miss Saigon on Broadway (Tony nomination for Best Revival); Miss Saigon (UK - Manchester Evening News Award for Best Touring Musical, Korea - Best New Foreign Production and Best Ensemble in a Musical, and Australia - the Green Room Award for Best Director of a Musical) and Les Misérables (UK - Best Musical at the Manchester Evening News Awards).