Below is a brief list of the various plays that I have written that have been performed, novels that I have had published, and non-fiction articles and books that have been published.
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March 2012 - "Dating by the Book", a 90 minute stage play (a modern farce, 3m-2f) was performed for three nights by the Steeple Aston Players, guest starring Liz in the lead role. The play was written, directed and produced by myself with the grateful help of the Steeple Aston Players. Details of this play, including photographs of the event and audio samples of the play can be found at the Dating by the Book website.
January 2012 - "Ordinary Monsters", a debut crime novel, was released as a Kindle Book.
December 2011 - "T4-2", a 10 minute play (1m-1f) was performed by Liz Bishop and ????, and Holding On, 10 minute play (2-hander) was performed by Laura Boon and ???? at Port Mahon as part of the Fairy Dust Arts night.
November 2011 - "Holding On", 10 minute play (2-hander) was performed by Alan Wight and Carl Tomlinson at the Steeple Aston Village Hall.
November 2011 - "Being Dead", 10 minute play (2m-1f) performed Script-in-Hand by Rio Fanning, Richard Ward, and Hester Lott at the Friends Meeting House, Oxford.
November 2011 - "Man with a Plan", a 7 minute monologue, was placed as a finalist at the Ovation Theatre awards in Halifax. At the end of the evening my play was awarded Best New Writing, and Alex Babic, who play "Dan" (the man with a plan), was given and honorary mention as Best Actor. I also came second place in the audience vote.
November 2009 - "T-4-2" performed Script-in-Hand in the circle bar of the Oxford Playhouse.
October 2009 - "Dream On", a 60 minute audio play (3f-3m) released by The Wireless Theatre Company as a free downloadable MP3. Starring: Paul Mcewan (previously in Emerdale), Mariele Runacre Temple, Kesty Morrison, Laurence Dobiesz, Hannah Almond and Annie Clark. This is an amazingly good production and well worth placing on your MP3 player or phone!
October 2009 - "Reasons to Rhyme", a 30 minute one-act play (3m) was performed Script-in-Hand at the Half Moon pub in Herne Hill, London.
July 2009 - "The Surprise", a 10 minute play(1m-1f) performed Script-in-Hand in the circle bar of the Oxford Playhouse.
June - September 2009- Various video editing articles published on-line by Peachpit press.
March 2009 - "Creating Hollywood Style Movies with Adobe Premiere Elements 7" published by Peachpit Press.
April 2007 "Ordinary Monsters", a debut crime novel, published by YWO (in association with English Arts). Available as a paperback from all good re sellers (and Amazon).
April 2007 - "Circles of Truth", 20 minute one act play (2m) was awarded a place at the One Act Play Festival at the Queen Mother Theatre, Hitchin. The play was performed by Ken Torbet and Elliott Lawrence and a recording of this event is available on YouTube.