Writing

Wrote and narrated a series of sound cassettes for Soundfact including:

Shakespeare- His Life and Work (with Judi Dench) Which won the Benjamin Franklin Prize USA 2001 for best non-fiction audio book.
Kings and Queen’s of England (with Derek Jacobi)
Orient Express (with Antony Quayle)
The Old Vic (with John Gielgud & Robert Hardy)
History of RSC ( with Ian Holm)
History of Scotland (with Gordon Jackson)
History of Westminster Abbey.


‘Covering McKellen’ won the Society of Theatre Research’s Book of the Year Prize for 2011.

Theatrical book of the year

Covering McKellen is available in all good bookshops & Amazon Books UK.


‘Dodger’ - the further adventures of the Artful Dodger.
‘Covering Shakespeare’ shortlisted for the Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography 2015