Craig Edwards


  • I am an actor/director living and working in Bristol. I have been part of creating many new theatre pieces with companies such as Travelling Light, Bristol Old Vic, Theatre Orchard, Theatre Alibi, The egg, The Tobacco Factory, Myrtle Theatre, Shoofly Theatre and Living Spit. 
  • Recent acting productions have included the Olivier Nominated Cinderella at The Tobacco Factory/St. James Theatre London, The Borrowers at The Tobacco Factory, Jane Eyre National Theatre, Northern Soul a radio play by Hattie Naylor directed by Marc Jobst and Into The West for Travelling Light Theatre Co.  
  • Recent directing projects have included The Odyssey, Frankenstein The Musical and The Nativity for Living Spit, Three Kings for Travelling Light, The Ugly Duckling for The Tobacco Factory and Taking Flight for The egg.



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See also Living Spit


Cinderella A Fairytale 2012 trailer click on

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Jane Eyre 2014 trailer click on

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Playing Guy Fawkes in Guy Fawkes & The Gunpowder Plot with Nick Knowles BBC. Click on.

Stage Work

The Borrowers, Pod, Tobacco Factory, Nik Partridge (2018)

Cinderella A Fairytale, Father/Step Mother, Tobacco Factory, Chris Pirie (2016)

Into The West, Pa,Travelling Light, Greg Banks (2016)

Jane Eyre, Pilot/Brocklehurst/Mason, National Theatre, Sally Cookson (2016)

Jane Eyre, Pilot/Brocklehurst/Mason, Bristol Old Vic, Sally Cookson
Cinderella A Fairytale, Father/Step Mother, Tobacco Factory/St. James Theatre, Sally Cookson (Olivier Award Nomination, Offie Award Winner 2014)
Treasure Island, Dr. Livesey, Bristol Old Vic, Sally Cookson
You’re Not My Friend Anymore!, Shoofly Theatre, Katie Sykes
Two-Four Six-Eight!, Shoofly Theatre, Katie Sykes
Ministry Of Fear, Ensemble, Theatre Alibi, Nikki Sved
Around The World In 80 Days,Phileas Fogg, Bath Theatre Royal, Lee Lyford
Strange Case, Dr Jekyll, Bristol Old Vic, Sally Cookson (Winner of The Media innovation Live Event Award 2010) 
Cobbo, Cobbo, Theatre Alibi, Nikki Sved
Midsummer Nights Dream, Bottom, Bath Theatre Royal, Lee Lyford
The Ugly Duckling, Ugly Duckling, Tobacco Factory, Sally Cookson
Lenny, Lenny, Travelling Light, Sally Cookson
We’re Going On A Bear Hunt, Bristol Old Vic, Sally Cookson
Waiting, Various, Show Of Strength, Robin Belfield
Around The World In 80 Days, Fix of the Yard, Bristol Old Vic, Toby Hulse
Jump , Deasey, Myrtle Theatre, Sally Cookson
Too Many Cooks, Ensemble, Travelling Light, Greg Banks
You Can’t Catch Me, Ensemble, Theatre Alibi, Nikki Sved
One In A Million, Conglebury, Theatre Alibi, Nikki Sved
Midsummer Nights Dream, Flute, Bristol Old Vic, David Farr
(TMA Award)
Wind In The Willows, Chief Weasel, Bristol Old Vic, Elwyn Johnson
Endgame, Clov, Bristol Old Vic, Greg Banks
The Stones, Yahoo, Travelling Light, Greg Banks
Into The West (Tir Na N’Og), Finn, New Victory New York, Greg Banks
Into The West (Tir Na N’Og), Finn, Travelling Light, Greg Banks (TMA nomination. Samuel Beckett Award Dublin Theatre Festival)
Myrtle On The Mainline, The Wizard, Bristol Old Vic, Heather Williams
The Last Tyger, Tyger, Travelling Light, Kevin Dyer
The Melon Boat, Bompa, Travelling Light, Kevin Dyer
An Enemy Of The People, Billing, Bristol Old Vic, Ian Hastings
Heredity, Paul, Royal Court Up Strs, Anthony Neilson
The Snake House, Craig, Greenwich Theatre, Anthony Neilson
Normal, Wehner, Finborough, Anthony Neilson
The Boat Plays, Ensemble, The Gate, David Farr
Metamorphosis, Samsa, Bristol Old Vic, Brian Parsons
Romeo & Juliet, Romeo, Bristol Old Vic, Brian Parsons
Chelsea Girls, Paul, Man In The Moon, Mark Ravenhill
Measure For Measure, Claudio, Show Of Strength, Andrew Hilton
The Golden Age, Mac, Show Of Strength, Alan Coveney
Inkle & Yarico, Trudge, Show Of Strengt, Alan Coveney
Spokesong, The Trick Cyclist, Sherman Theare, Mike James
Crazy Jason & The Astronauts, Crazy Jason, Sherman Theatre, Mike James
Women Beware Women, Leantio, Dark Horse Theatre, Fiona Buffini
Improvised comedy, Instant Wit
Improvised storytelling, Bristol Old Vic, Toby Hulse
The Brunel & Girdlestone Show,Harbourside Festival,Toby Hulse.

Theatre Director

Swan Lake,Living Spit (2019)

The Odyssey,Living Spit (2019)

The Zillow On My Pillow/The See Thru/Fox In Sox, Boomsatsuma (2019)

Taking Flight, The egg Bath (2019)

Meadows To Meaders 2, Bristol Old Vic/Local Learning (2019)

Three Kings,Travelling Light (2018)

Living Spit’s Nativity,Living Spit (2017/2018)

Giants Of Science,Living Spit (2018)

The Ugly Duckling,Travelling Light/Tobacco Factory (2017)

The Six Wives Of Henry VIII,Living Spit (2017)

One Item Only, The egg (2017)

Tortoise V Hare, Living Spit (2017)

Sammy & The Snow Leopard, Travelling Light (2017)

Frankenstein The Musical, Living Spit/Salisbury Playhouse (2016)

Pobby & Dingan, Travelling Light (2016)

The Fabulous Bacon Boys, Living Spit (2016)

A Christmas Carol, Living Spit

Elizabeth 1st-Virgin On The Ridiculous, Living Spit

Drowning In The Sky, Travelling Light
Jessie & Me, Travelling Light
The Last Voyage Of Sinbad The Sailor, Travelling Light/Tobacco Factory
The Devil And The Shopkeeper, Living Spit
One Man And His Cow, Living Spit
Adolf & Winston, Living Spit
In Cider Story,Living Spit/Theatre Orchard
You’re Not My Friend Anymore, Shoofly Theatre
The Mysterious Vanishment Of Pobby & Dingan, Travelling Light
My _ Home, Travelling Light Youth Theatre
Cathy Come Home, Travelling Light Youth Theatre
A Hundred Stories, Travelling Light Youth Theatre
The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Living Spit
Two-Four-Six-Eight !, Shoofly Theatre
The Nothing Show, Stewart Wright/Craig Edwards
Fly Me To The Moon, Travelling Light Yth Th/Hi Road Studio
Danny King of the Basement, M6 Theatre
BA Acting Showcase, Central School of Speech & Drama/Criterion Theatre
Romeo & Juliet, Theatre Royal Bath/Storm On The Lawn
Mother Savage, Travelling Light
Penetrator, Bristol Old Vic
Love, Embrace/Theatre Royal Bath Youth Theatre
Romeo & Juliet, Myrtle/QEH Theatre Summer Course
Midsummer Nights Dream, Bristol Old Vic Summer Course
Caucasian Chalk Circle, Bristol Old Vic Summer Course
History of Comedy, Bristol Old Vic Summer Course
The Boat Plays, Bristol Old Vic Summer Course
Medea, Bristol Old Vic Summer Course
7th Voyage of Sinbad, Bristol Old Vic Summer Course
Fairy Tales, Young Carers Weston Super Mare
Hopes & Dreams, Sefton Park School Bristol
The Chair Stories, St Mary Redcliffe School Bristol Arts Week
The Circus Stories, St Mary Redcliffe School Bristol Arts Week
Workshop Leader
Clov The Clown , Beckett On Stage Convention Leeds/ Hull University
Various, Bristol Old Vic Youth Theatre
Theatre Royal Bath/the egg Youth Theatre
Physical Theatre, Unicorn Theatre.
Improvised Comedy, Dartington College of Arts
Devising Theatre, Dartington College of Arts
St. Brendans Sixth Form College
Film, TV & Radio 
Jerry, Northern Soul (Radio 4 Play) Pier Productions, Marc Jobst
Featured character, WessexWater TV ads, BBC Media Arc 
Harry, Deeper Still, Film Four, Anthony Neilson
Guy Fawkes, Gunpowder Plot, BBC1, Mark Bristow
Danny, Ghostwriter, CTW New York, Neil Harris
The Boss, Armstrong Adams, Happy Hour, Colin Gardiner

Role Play Work
Avon & Somerset Police, Barclays Bank, Railtrack, National Health Service, Social Services, National Children’s Bureau/Health Promotions, Marks and Spencers, Stroud Police, Environment Agency, Bristol University.

Lead singer of Punk/Indie covers band Small.