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Peter has been performing and directing professionally for the past 40 years. Born in Dundee and currently based in Glasgow he has worked extensively through-out the UK, mainland Europe and the US.
Since 2017 he has prioritised his work with The Occasion, a company he originally set up in 2010 with his partner, and long-term collaborator, Catherine Gillard. Their 2018 production of ‘The Monster and Mary Shelley’ received critical acclaim and is now booked to tour further dates in Scotland and England (with support from ACE) in Autumn 2019.
Peter’s previous work includes:
Peter’s freelance work has included numerous projects in the UK, the US & Poland.
1988 – 89 / Ecole Philippe Gaulier, Paris
Courses in Neutral Mask, Tragedy, Bouffon, Clown, Melodrama & Mise En Scene
1974 – 78 / Middlesex University, London
Bachelor of Arts, Honours (2:1) Degree in Drama & English
Also various workshops / courses including work with:
“Sometimes it's necessary to go a long distance out of the way in order to come back a short distance correctly.” - Edward Albee