Writer. A play about Stalin’s second wife, Nadya Alliluyeva, which was given a rehearsed reading at The Park in London with a cast including Michelle Terry, Stephen Tompkinson, Phyllis Logan, Shaun Prendergast, Dominic Mafham, Rupert Holiday Evans, David Robb and Jamie Foreman.
THE LIBERTY TREE.
Writer/Director. A two act comedy juke-box musical inspired by the work of Erwin Piscator produced by Public Domain Productions at The Cockpit Theatre in London as a community/trade-union theatre project.
A two-act drama written as part of the Script6 programme. Performed at The Space, London, in June 2014 and published in an anthology of new plays by Play Dead Press.
PEGGY RAMSEY FOUNDATION.
A substantial grant from The Peggy Ramsay Foundation to make a research trip to Moscow and Georgia for a play about Stalin’s private life. Followed by a second substantial grant from The Peggy Ramsay Foundation, to further develop Nadya after the 2015 reading (see above).
SCRIPT6 NATIONAL PLAYWRITING AWARD
Run by The Space Theatre in London, the Script6 national playwriting competition enabled six up-and-coming playwrights to write a brand-new full-length play through a programme of workshops and script development.
Director. Premiere of New Comedy as part of the 40 year Anniversary Celebrations of Pentameters Theatre in Hampstead. Also Executive Producer of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival remount of the original London production.
Co-Writer. The Cambridge Theatre Company. National Tour.
Artistic Director - Founded Public Domain Productions with Producer Kerry Irvine to facilitate and produce projects of creative activism.
MILLENNIUM MYSTERY PLAYS.
Artistic Director of the Blockley Millennium Mystery Plays (1997-2005), a large scale community theatre project in the N. Cotswolds.
Theatre Scripts Currently in Development
THE ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF A FINANCIAL ANALYST - Satirical political farce.
DEFIANCE - Rewrite of the Script6 project as a monologue.
TV Writing Credits
HOLBY CITY x 4 Episodes
CASUALTY x 4 Episodes
THE BILL x 4 Episodes
DOCTORS x 2 Episodes
MANCINI\'S EMPIRE x 1 Episode + Bible
PUKE FICTION 2 x 1 Episode + Bible
ONE INCH OF HEAVEN x 1 Episode + Bible
ROEG\'S RAGE x 1 Episode + Bible
THE HUB Bible/Budget/Schedule
Chameleon TV/Grey Cat Productions/ITV
WIRED x 1 Episode & Bible
Above The Title Productions (Radio)
TV Scripts Currently in Development
HARDWIRED - 6 x 60’ Series. 1 Episode + Bible.
RUNNING IN THE FAMILY
- 6 X 30’ series. 1 Episode + Bible.
GOOMBAH - 6 x 60’ Series. 1 Episode + Bible.
POLICE & THIEVES - 6 x 50’ Series. 1 Episode + Bible.
NO ONE THERE - Ghost/Horror
HUMAN RESOURCES - Sci-Fi Comedy Satire
TV Directing Credits
EASTENDERS x 50+
BBC TV. Director and Producer/Director. + 2 x Christmas Specials.
HOLLYOAKS x 25 Episodes
Lime Pictures/Channel 4
THE ROYAL TODAY x 20
x 20 Episodes
THE COURT ROOM x 10 Episodes
Mersey TV/Channel 4. Lead Director
FAMILY AFFAIRS x 10 Episodes
DOCTORS x 5 Episodes
CORONATION STREET x 4 Episodes
DREAMTEAM x 1 Episode
LIQUID SOAP x 2 Series
Devised and Produced this webcast comedy in association with students at Bath Spa University. Winner of the Royal Television Society South West Regional Student award for Best Fiction.
I’M SORRY I HAVEN’T A CLUE
Directed the DVD of this popular Radio Comedy Quiz.
IN HOUSE DIRECTOR
The Hall, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
VIDAL SASSOON ACADEMY
Directed a suite of training videos for the Vidal Sassoon Academy.
Devised, produced and presented the Pop & Politics Show On North Cotswold Community Radio.
TOLPUDDLE RADICAL FESTIVAL.
Co-founder of the Tolpuddle Radical Film Festival
with Reuben Irving of Worcester University, an initiative arising from the Radical Film Network
DGGB - DIRECTOR\'S GUILD.
Chair of TV Committee 2002-2004. Currently a member of Director\'s UK.
WGGGB - WRITER\'S GUILD.
Member of TV Committee of WGGB from 2014.
Blockley Mystery Plays - https://blockleymysteryplays.wordpress.com/
Liquid Soap - https://recordedmediabaacting.wordpress.com/liquid-soap/
I Am Not a Number - http://www.iamnotanumber.org.uk/
Agitpop - www.agitpop.org.uk
Tolpuddle Radical Film Festival - http://www.tolpuddleradicalfilm.org.uk/
Chris Jury - www.chrisjury.co.uk