South Carolina Arts Commission

South Carolina Arts Commission

Arts Directory

Peter Townes

SCAD ID - #137


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Contact

bluewallgroup@ymail.com
864-906-6351
http://bluewallgroup.wix.com/tall-tales-wales
Marietta SC

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Discipline

  • Theatre

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Geographical Availability

  • Upstate
  • Midlands
  • PeeDee
  • Low Country


About


PETER GODFREY, (stage name Peter Townes) studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and has a Masters Degree in Text and Performance Studies from Kings College, London. He taught acting techniques at the Governors School for the Arts, Media Studies at Stanmore College and Games Theory at Birmingham University. As well as an extensive resume as an actor in US theatres, TV and films, he was founder and Artistic Director of The Rational Theatre Company, and co-director of Unexpected Developments, Ltd. He wrote texts for both companies, including a musical, and contributed articles to Artscene, Visual Education, Point and Performance Magazine, and theatre reviews to Edge magazine and Creative Loafing. Together with Sue Burford, he toured SC High Schools with SHAKESPEARES LOVERS (AND OTHERS), one week workshop residencies that culminated in a showcase performance. He currently offers TALL TALES FROM WALES, a compendium of lore legend and literature from his country of origin, including original translations of ancient texts and rare radio work by Dylan Thomas.

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