Tim John Prior

‘Live life don’t record it’



I live in Bristol, and work freelance as an actor, director and workshop leader.

Height: 5’11” Hair: Short / Brown
Eyes: Brown
Playing Age: 35 – 42
Mobile: 07879 443130
E-mail: [email protected]

My CV and spotlight link can be found on my agent’s (BAM Ltd) website at:


I have toured in shows across Europe, including in Germany, Italy and Latvia, and have performed several times at the Bristol Old Vic and the Edinburgh Festival. I am an experienced role-player, and have role-played for the Army (Welfare Unit), the University of the West of England (Law Dep’t), Bristol Zoo and others.

I also have TV (BBC, Channel 4, Sky1), short film (including Overlook Films, Bristol Zoo) and voice-over experience (including BBC), and have a showreel which can be viewed at:


I have taught various theatrical styles and techniques including physical theatre, mask, pantomime, forum theatre, inpro/devising and role-play. I have directed shows for Theatre West (‘Sweeney Todd’), The Arc Theatre,Trowbridge (‘Everymans Land’), and Travelling Light Youth Theatre (‘Billy Liar’ and a devised piece ‘The Crime’), with performances at the Bristol New Vic and at ‘Teenage Kicks’ festival at The Egg, Bath Theatre Royal. I have also helped create Forum Theatre Pieces for Transparent Theatre, taking them to inner city youth centres and school around Bristol.

I have delivered school workshops for several different organisations, including:

Travelling Light Youth Theatre Drama Workshops (yr 7), ‘Short Sharp Shock’ Writing Workshops (yr 8), and drama/puppetry workshops to primary schools (yr 4/5)


Multi A full day ‘Play in a Day’ workshops (Bristol schools yr 3/4)


Rainbow Theatre West interactive history workshops (SW Schools Yr 4/5)


Pivotal Education half and full day mask workshops (yr 7/8)


I have an Enhanced CRB Status, public liability insurance, and I am a member of both Spotlight and Equity.