Philip McGuinness is a young character actor from the small town of Kirkby in Knowsley. Philip has always had a strong passion for performance since his debut at the Liverpool Everyman Theatre in ‘Spirits of the Stone’. He consistently strives to take every opportunity to develop as a performer and person, including touring to Germany and Norway. He has a wide variety of performance experience including Theatre, Film, Presenting and Radio and specialises in physical character performance. Philip is the founder of the Production Company Edge of Your Seat Productions(www.edgeofyourseatproductions.co.uk) and recently finished directing and producing their second production ‘Wonderland: The Trials of Alice’ that toured throughout the North West of England. Edge of Your Seat aims to create opportunities for young performers to gain professional experience and also provide a training platform for self-development. Philip is also currently training to be a Post Compulsory Drama Teacher working with 14+ year olds and passionately believes in helping individuals create, his or her, own opportunities to help lead a happy and successful life.