Terry Victor

A long and successful career (so far) in the Arts and Entertainment, starting in a rock band, and coming bang up to date with a CV that includes cabaret, corporate entertainment and lexicography.

as actor…
for the stage
- includes Miller, Beckett, Shakespeare, Tolstoy and Rogers & Hammerstein
notable film and TV
- includes BAFTA-winner ‘The Old Devils’ (BBC), ‘The Real Doctor Frankenstein’ (History Channel, US) and Oscar-nominated ‘Hedd Wyn’ (S4C). Looking forward to the release of ‘Credo’.

radio work
- drama serials and single plays
- comedy, including an 18 month self-scripted run on BBC Radio Wales

as artistic director…
- The Caerwent International Festival; Notional Theatre; Murder On The Menu Ltd

as writer …
for the stage
- adaptations of works by Borges, Brothers Grimm and Tolstoy;
- a survey of erotic literature since the 11th century
- published by New Playwrights Network
- original works performed on national tours
- and more murders on the Orient-Express than Agatha Christie wrote.

TV and Radio
- comedy and satire
magazines and journals
- short-stories and articles
books
- editor of ‘The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English’ published by Routledge November 2005 "A great book…" Susie Dent. Click on the links below to read reviews

The Guardian
The New Statesman
The Times
Times Higher Education Supplement
From the American Libraries Association‘Booklist’ May 2006 (PDF)
Choice Magazine (the leading US review medium for academic libraries) Sep 2006 (PDF)

miscellaneous…
- chair of Wales National Committee of Equity
- founding chair of the Cardiff and South Wales General Branch of Equity
- working party on censorship, Equity
- panel chair A MIRROR UP TO NATURE - The National Theatre (Nov 30th 2006)
- founding chair of Cardiff Actors’ Centre
- BAFTA member
- management committee, BAFTA Cymru
- active member of ACW’s national list of advisors
- Terry is listed with Academi, the Welsh literary organisation, and is available (with his writing hat on) for various engagements under the Writers On Tour Scheme.
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