Peter Beck - Theatre Director and Actor


Acting - New Writing

Peter has worked on a number of new writing initiatives, from rehearsed readings to script development through actor improvisation, to fully produced productions. As well as his work as an actor and director Peter has written and devised new work for the stage. Peter studied creative writing as part of his masters and has contributed to play-reading/feedback services, new writing festivals and young writers projects.


'The Arrival'

Nunah Theatre Company 2012

Peter is currently rehearsing with Nunah Theatre Company on a new work called 'The Arrival'. It will be premiered at Norwich Arts Centre in June 2012.


'Nightmare Cafe'

Devised by Lucy Enskat

Hocus Pocus Theatre 2009

Directed by Lucy Enskat   

Role: Algernon Splatworth

Performed as part of a Creative Partnerships project



'Murders in the Rue Morgue'

Devised by Peter Beck, Karen Hill and Lucy Enskat from an original story by Edgar Allen Poe

Cheetahfeet Theatre Company 2003

Norwich Puppet Theatre

Directed by Peter Beck

Role: Multiple roles

Production images by Dave Guttridge




'Breaking the Bonds' by Graham Coulam 

Norwich Playhouse 'Productions Without Decor' New Writing Season 1996

Norwich Playhouse

Directed by Emma Read

Role: Evans



'Falls' by Anthony George 

Norwich Playhouse 'Productions Without Decor' New Writing Season 1996

Norwich Playhouse

Directed by Jonathan Sailsbury

Role: David

'A quiet triumph, writing of real depth and substance, fine-honed, compelling and charged with imagination. A mesmeric study of rise, failure and fall'

Charles Roberts, Eastern Daily Press



'Arturus Rex' by James Killick

The Seventh Seal Theatre Company 1993

Studio Theatre, Norwich Theatre Royal

Directed by Amanda Horlock & James Killick

Role: Lancelot