1999 – Present (14 years)
Founder and owner with overall responsibility for managing a major touring production company with an excellent reputation for creating high quality theatre. Since 1999 he has produced and toured Beyond Broadway, Absolute Swing, A Night at the Opera and the hit West End concert Masters of the Musical.
Following success with Dad's Army: the Lost Episodes in 2008 starring Leslie Grantham he has toured, to both critical and popular acclaim, stage adaptations of 'Allo 'Allo! starring Vicki Michelle and Jeffrey Holland, Porridge starring Shaun Williamson, Dad's Army Marches On (Leslie Grantham) and the first ever stage play featuring Inspector Morse 'House of Ghosts' starring Colin Baker - which he also commissioned. From September 2012 he produced and toured Tom Kempinski's hit play Duet for One starring William Gaunt and Haydn Gwynne. He also recently toured Aardman's Shaun the Sheep in Shaun's Big Show to the delight of audiences nationwide - this performance went on to tour Saudi Arabia throughout October/November 2012. There are plans 'ahoof' to take Shaun the Sheep back out to the Middle East in 2013.
Name: Ed O'Driscoll
Lives in: Ross on Wye, United Kingdom
Occupation: Producer and Theatrical Producer