Doug is also a writer* and comedy improviser, he’s on a house team at The Free Association, London.
|Accents & Dialects:|
(* = native)
|English-Standard, Essex, Heightened RP, London, RP, Scottish-Standard, Stoke-on-Trent*, Welsh-Standard|
|Music & Dance:|
(* = highly skilled)
|Baritone, Cabaret Singing, Dance (general), Singer-Songwriter, Singing (general), Ukulele|
|Performance:||Actor-Singer, BADC Intermediate, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Corporate Roleplay, Musical Comedy, Public Speaking, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Story Telling, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe|
|Other Skills:||Comedy Songwriting, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Juggling, Scriptwriter (professional), Workshop Leader, Writer|
Guildford School of Acting, BA (Hons) Acting, 3 years, 2003-2006
Spotlight Prize Winner 2006
BRIT School of Performing Arts, BTec, 2001-2003
Improv Comedy Training with Free Association, London (All levels)
*Doug is also a playwright and has studied on invited writer's groups at The Royal Court, Soho, Bush and Arcola Theatres.
Past writing accolades include being a finalist for the Mercury Weinberger playwriting prize 2019, writer-on-attachment with Oxford Playhouse, BAFTA Rocliffe Forum List winner 2015. Plays have previously been shortlisted for BBC Writersroom, the Old Vic 12 (twice), and longlisted for Best Play at Writer’s Guild of Great Britain, Verity Bargate Award (Soho Theatre) Perfect Pitch New Writing Award (Theatre Royal Stratford East)