In 2012 Brian wrote and Directed the stage adaptation of CBeebies smash hit animation ‘Little Charley Bear’, which pleased audiences and critics alike at The Ambassador’s Theatre in London’s West End.
“There is heart and imagination here… all we need are Charley’s box and a few toys when our imagination can take us to all the places Charley visits. This is nourishing fare – made all the better for encouraging the kids to get up and move at any opportunity.” Ben Dowell – The Stage
“An enjoyable piece of theatre for parents and children, Little Charley Bear and his Christmas Adventure is a nice Christmas production, with enthusiastic players and a sweet and endearing heart.” Kirsty Emmerson – www.ayoungertheatre .com
“An excellent introduction to the theatre for small children as it is extremely child-friendly.” www.whattodowiththekids.com
“It was such a lovely story which discussed everything that was needed to create Christmas, showing everyone that anything was possible with a bit of imagination, the props all were amazingly done,” Sarah Waghorn – www.whatsgoodtodo.com
Brian was resident pantomime writer for Harlow Playhouse from 1992 until 2005. He has since written panto scripts that have been performed up and down the country by the critically acclaimed Hiss & Boo Pantomime Company. He has also written several children’s shows.
He wrote for Newsrevue, the longest running satirical revue in the world during the 90’s.
His TV work includes; The Animal Magic Show (CBBC), Planet Cook (CBBC) and The Hoobs (The Jim Henson company).