Phil has been a member of Lichfield Players since 1987. He has acted in many plays over the years. Favourite roles include Garry Essendine in Present Laughter, Frank Doel in 84 Charing Cross Road, Inspector Goole in An Inspector Calls, Dennis and Bob in two separate productions of Outside Edge (playing Bob in the earlier version) and most recently Gordo in Hypnosis. He has done many backstage roles including lighting and sound and has directed Dangerous Corner, Therese Raquin and Murder in Play for Lichfield Players. At present he is the Players’ Chairman. He has also appeared with Shakespeare in the Park as Capulet in Romeo and Juliet and Polixenes in The Winter’s Tale and has performed in The Kingfisher, Huis Clos and Christmas Voices for Intimate Theatre.