Peter Peverley


Peter Peverley

Training: Newcastle College.

Theatre: Three years with the RSC long ensemble performing in Stratford, London and New York. Plays with the RSC included Romeo & Juliet, As You Like It, Hamlet and The Morte D’Arthur. Fifteen years with the Northern Stage ensemble based at the old Newcastle Playhouse Theatre appearing in many productions including Animal Farm, A Clockwork Orange and 1984, touring nationally and internationally.

Other theatre includes: Once the Musical, Our Blue Heaven and Midsummer Songs (New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich); Beyond the End of the Road, which won the Journal culture award for best performance (November Club); The Tempest (Improbable/Northern Stage); Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Dick Whittington, Cinderella, Peter Pan, Goldilocks and the Three Bears (Theatre Royal Newcastle); Cinderella and Jack and the Beanstalk (Leeds City Varieties); The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (360 Productions); The Venetian Twins (Bolton Octagon); The Firework Makers Daughter (Sheffield Crucible); Cabaret (Live Theatre).

Pete is well known in the North East for his one man show about club comedian Bobby Thompson. He is also a singer songwriter, performing regularly on the local scene.

TV credits include: Byker Grove (BBC/Zenith); Emmerdale, YTV, Harry, Spender and The Parable (BBC); The Bobby Thompson story and Show People (Planet North).

Film: Detective Harrigan (Tall tree Productions).