Peter Mitchelson

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2018A generous adaptation of Shakespeare’s comedy, produced and directed with beautiful accuracy
Ian D. Hall
liverpoolsoundandvision.co.uk
2014I would recommend this funny, sad, and thought-provoking play to anyone.
John Mc
remotegoat.com
2014Dix also generates a lovely relationship with Nuala Maguire, playing Millie with utter conviction.
Catherine Jones
liverpoolecho.co.uk
2014Peter Mitchelson’s direction keeps a clarity between these regular shifts as well as a swift pace
Vicky Anderson
madeup.lv
2013Alex Pardy's risen corpse... is the epitome of the confusion within an increasingly alarming and career-driven NHS
Joe Riley
liverpoolecho.co.uk
2013This might just be the most thoroughly British zombie story you’ll ever see...As a satire it is bitingsomesuchlike.wordpress.com
2013probably about as good a zombie apocalypse you can do on a tight budget... bleak, claustrophobic and darkly funnysomesuchlike.wordpress.com
2013‘beautifully crafted play . . filled with sparkling, witty dialogue’ (Exeunt Magazine)
Teunkie Van Der Sluijs
exeuntmagazine.com
2013It was a complete joy to watch... The pacing was perfect... awkward silences early in the piece were extremely meaningful,
Tracey Lowe
thegoodreview.co.uk
2013Peter Mitchelson's production is certainly not frightened of the long, awkward pause,
David Chadderton
britishtheatreguide.info
2013an intriguing premise that, although flawed, shows potential for development... makes Bump an ultimately rewarding watch.
Matthew Charlton
theskinny.co.uk
2013Barrow and director... are comfortable with periods of silence... trust their talented cast to convey information purely by body language.
Dave Cunningham
thepublicreviews.com
2013Two fine performances from Keating and Casson keep us hanging on their every word.
Nigel
liverpool50.blogspot.co.uk
2013A well-measured piece that is funny and moving, Bump proves a successful collaboration between director, writer and performers.madeup.lv
2013Peter Mitchelson gave this play its greatest charm and selling point which is the natural, believable, conversational style that worked...
Abigail Brawley
remotegoat.com
2013a rip-roaring hour of comic songs
Ian Wolf
comedy.co.uk
2013Jollyboat Comedy CV
Several
comedycv.co.uk
2013Jollyboat have scooped the biggest prize in musical comedy after being crowned winners of the Musical Comedy Awards
Andrew Mickel
suchsmallportions.com
2013'Excess Baggage' is a tremendously funny, clever little play that doesn't outstay its welcome, unlike the bag.
Andrew bell
threeweeks.co.uk
2013
Catherine Jones
liverpoolecho.co.uk
2012The Cell is a brilliantly performed and tightly directed piece of theatre.
Nathan Shreeve
thepublicreviews.com
2012this is a powerful piece of theatre that was a great opening show for me for this year's 24:7
David Chadderton
britishtheatreguide.info
2012The final surprise of The Cell is that such a potentially depressing play could be so very entertaining.
Dave Cunningham
whatsonstage.com
2012a chilling and thrilling contemporary drama that is highly recommended to thinking adult audiences.
Kevin Bourke
manchesterconfidential.co.uk
2012The show's use of whimsical drawings that are projected over Jones, creating characters and sets is also really well used
James Webster and Dana Bubulj
sabotagereviews.com
2012superbly acted and a genuinely interesting idea which deserves highlighting
Ian D. Hall
liverpoolstudentmedia.com
2012'Jollyboat' is an hour of musical comedy delights.
Andrew Bell
threeweeks.co.uk
2012
Ed Frankl
broadwaybaby.com
2012It's impossible to fault a play that's conceived and brought about with such sophistication.
Elijah James
fringeguru.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018Assistant Director
Theatre
Romeo and Juliet
Daniel Taylor
Daniel Taylor Productions LTD
Epstein Theatre
2017Lighting Designer
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Daniel Taylor
DTP LTD
Epstein Theatre
2015 - 2017Technical SM
Theatre
The Tommy Cooper Show
Lisa Taylor Ellis
Daniel Taylor Productions ltd
Tour
2012 - 2016Producer
Administrative
Shiny New FestivalShinyNewTheatre/Lantern Theatre Liverpool
Lantern Theatre Liverpool
2014Director
Theatre
Three Women24:7 Theatre Festival
2014Director
Theatre
Because She Loved The LionLady Parts
Tour
2013Director/Co Producer
Theatre
BumpShinyNewTheatre/Lantern Theatre
24/7 Festival 3MT plus liverpool preveiws
2013Lighting Design
Theatre
The CellHard Act Theatre
Unity Theatre
2013Lighting Design
Theatre
Last Tango at St LeonardsWrite Now Festival
Unity Theatre
2013Director/Producer
Theatre
No NamesShinyNewTheatre
Various including Edinburgh Fringe
2013Director/Producer
Theatre
The Breif Afterlife of Reginald TannerShinyNewTheatre
Various including Edinburgh Fringe
2012Director
Theatre
Saving GraceRebel Base Productions
The Lantern Theatre
2012Director
Theatre
Excess BaggageShinyNew/RebelBase
Lantern Theatre
2012Technician
Theatre
The Cell24/7 Festival Manchester
3 Minute Theatre
2012Director/Designer/Tech
Theatre
JollyboatJollyboat
Voodoo Rooms
2012Technician
Theatre
Be BogmanBe Your Own Bannana
Lantern Theatre
2012Technician
Theatre
Richard Tyrone Jones Has a Big HeartUtter
2012Lighting Design/Sound Design/Operator
Theatre
BruiseFire Cracker
Lantern Theatre
2012Director
Theatre
Saving GraceRebel Base Productions
Actors Studio
2012Technician
Theatre
JollyboatJollyboat
The Lantern Theatre
2012Technician
Theatre
Totally NinjaDavid Alnwick
The Lantern Theatre
2012Technician
Theatre
WeaveJohn Maguire
The Lantern Theatre
2012Technician
Theatre
A Rush of LaughterA Rush of Laughter
Lantern Theatre
2011 - 2012Technician/Operator
Event
Rawhide RawThe Royal Court Theatre
Baa Bar
2011Director/Designer
Theatre
JollyboatJollyboat
Voodoo Rooms Edinburgh
2011Technician/Operator
Theatre
Monkey NutsWrite Now Festival 2011
Actors Studio
2011Lighting/Sound Designer
Theatre
Mrs BojanglesWrite Now Festival 2011
Actors Studio
2011Lighting/Sound Designer
Theatre
On The EdgeGrin Theatre Productions
Lantern Theatre
2011Lighting/Sound Designer
Theatre
PushGrin Theatre Productions
Lantern Theatre
2011Technician
Theatre
Too Much InformationMatt Green
Pleasence Upstairs
2010Technician/Operator
Theatre
Boiled Egg On the BeachJustin Moorhouse
Pleasence Theatre Edinburgh
2010Fit up team
Theatre
Pleasance EdinburghPleasence Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2012MA Creative Practice DistinctionLiverpool Hope
    2011BA Hons Drama and Theatre Studies-First Class HonoursLiverpool Hope
  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Immersive Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • Site Specific Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Experimental
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • New Writing
    Interested in
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes