Scriptwriting, producing and directing

"By adding your talent to the team, we quickly resolved issues of narrative and were able to move forward with what we believe will be an engaging and truly educational final product. . . . Thank you for all your incredible work."
Gay Vietzke, General Superintendent,
Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Audio-Visual Presentations

‘Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire and Revolution’ Exhibition, National Maritime Museum, London
2015 Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Scriptwriting for three A/V presentations and an audio installation for a major temporary exhibition.

 

HMS M.33, National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth
2015 Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Scriptwriting for three A/V installations and a series of soundscapes interpreting this historic ship – the last surviving Royal Navy warship from the Gallipoli Campaign of 1915.

 

Houses of Parliament Education Centre, London
2015 Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Scriptwriting for three A/V immersive installations on the history and workings of the UK Parliament.

 

Magna Carta Exhibition, Lincoln Castle
2014 Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Scriptwriting and script editing for two major A/V presentations on the origins and legacies of Magna Carta.

 

‘Ships, Clocks and Stars’ Exhibition, National Maritime Museum, London
2013 – 2014 Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Scriptwriting and visual concepts for an audio installation and an A/V presentation on the history of the search for an accurate method of finding longitude at sea.

 

Eltham Palace, London
2014 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and visual concepts for an introductory film to the Palace.

 

Laugharne Castle, Wales
2013 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting for an audio installation on the inspiration of the castle to writers Dylan Thomas and Richard Hughes.

 

Norton Priory, Runcorn
2013 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and visual concepts for three A/V presentations on aspects of the site’s history.

 

York Minster―Undercroft, North Yorkshire
2011 – 2013 Mather & Co. Ltd
Concept development, storyboarding and scripting for various audio-visual presentations on the archaeological and architectural history of the Minster site, as well as its significance in the broader history of Christianity.

 

York’s Chocolate Story, York
2011 – 2012 Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Scriptwriting for A/V on the origins of chocolate.

 

National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, Hampshire
2011 – 2012 DJW Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative concepts for two A/V shows: one to introduce the span of the collections over 120 years; the other to tell the story of the Land Speed Record.

 

Chedworth Roman Villa, Gloucestershire
2011 Bella Janson
Scriptwriting for an audio-visual installation within the ruins of this National Trust site.

 

Great Tower Introductory Exhibition, Dover Castle
2008 – 2009 English Heritage; production by Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Concept development and scripting for introductory A/V Show.

 

Fort McHenry Visitor Centre, Baltimore, USA
2008 – 2009 Haley Sharpe Design Ltd; production by Aperture Films Ltd, California
Creative direction, concept development, storyboarding and scripting for a major introductory A/V show, incorporating live action, battle re-enactment, CGI animation.

 

Rochester Cathedral, Kent
2008 – 2009 ATS Heritage Ltd
Creative direction, scripting, producing and directing of three A/V installations in the cathedral, incorporating live action, CGI animation and location filming.

 

Cardiff Castle
2007 – 2008 DJW Ltd
Creative direction, interpretive planning, research, picture research, scriptwriting and producing for a multimedia show mixing live action location shoots, CGI graphics, archive imagery and lighting effects.

 

Short Film, “Double-Edged Sword”
2007
Script for a 10-minute drama was finalist in a competition organized by Marchmont Films Ltd and subsequently went into development.

 

John Murray Archive, National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
2006 Atacama Ltd
Research and script writing for an introductory audio-visual presentation for the archive, a record of the John Murray publishing business since 1768, including works by Byron, Scott and Austen as well as Darwin’s Origin of Species.

 

Historic Jamestowne Project, Virginia, USA
2000 – 2006 Haley Sharpe Design Ltd; production by Hillman & Carr, Inc, Washington DC
Concepting and producing for a major A/V multimedia show for a 200-seat ‘in-the-round’ theatre at the site of the first permanent English settlement in North America.

 

Digital Interactive Exhibits

York Minster―Undercroft and Great East Window Exhibition, North Yorkshire
2011–13 Mather & Co. Ltd
Concept development and scripting for interactives on the process of stained-glass glazing, masonry, the symbolism and meaning of the Great East Window, the architectural development of the Minster over time and explorations of various aspects of the Minster’s museum collections.

 

York’s Chocolate Story, York
2012 Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Concepting and scriptwriting for an interactive on the history of the KitKat chocolate bar.

 

Great Tower Introductory Exhibition, Dover Castle
2008 – 2009 English Heritage; production by Centre Screen Productions Ltd
Concept development and scripting for a role-playing interactive and a virtual tour.

 

Historic Jamestowne Project, Virginia, USA
2000 – 2006 Haley Sharpe Design Ltd; interactive production by Atacama Ltd;
‘Virtual Viewer’ production by DJW Ltd
Concepting and scripting of an ‘archaeology detective’ interactive. Concepting and producing for purpose-built augmented reality ‘Virtual Viewers’, incorporating CGI animation, live-action costume drama and archive archaeology footage. All part of a $60m redevelopment of the site of the first permanent English settlement in North America, including landscape interpretation and archaeological museum displays.

 

Audio and Multimedia Guides

St Paul’s Cathedral, London
2015 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative direction for a multimedia tour of this iconic London landmark.

 

Walmer Castle, Kent
2015 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative direction for multimedia tours of the official residence of the Warden of the Cinque Ports.

 

Apsley House, London
2015 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative direction for multimedia tours of the Duke of Wellington’s London home.

 

Rutland County Council
2014 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting for an enhanced audio App of lesser known heritage sites within the county.

 

Norton Priory, Runcorn
2013 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative direction for a multimedia tour of the largest excavated monastery site in Europe.

 

Museum of Lincolnshire Life, Lincoln
2013 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative direction for interactive multimedia tours of the county’s museum of social and industrial history.

 

The Collection, Lincoln
2012 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting, creative direction, shoot direction for multimedia tours of the city’s museum of archaeology and the Usher Art Gallery.

 

Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset
2012 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative direction for a multimedia tour.

 

Gainsborough Old Hall, Lincolnshire
2011 – 2012 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting, creative direction, shoot direction for a multimedia tour.

 

Caradon Area Heritage Project, Cornwall
2011 – 2013 ATS Heritage Ltd
Strategy and implementation (including scripting, directing and production) of a digital interpretation scheme (including multiple multimedia trails) for 25 sq. miles of natural and historic heritage covering part of Bodmin Moor and surrounding areas, including part of the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site.

 

Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire
2011 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting, creative direction, shoot direction for a multimedia tour of this National Trust site.

 

Chedworth Roman Villa, Gloucestershire
2011 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative direction for an audio/multimedia tour of this National Trust site.

 

Strathpeffer village, Ross & Cromarty
2011 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting, creative direction, shoot direction for an audio/multimedia tour of a Victorian spa village.

 

Culzean Castle, Ayrshire
2010 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting, creative direction, shoot direction for an audio/multimedia tour of the house.

 

Vale of Rheidol Railway, Ceredigion
2010 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting and creative direction for an audio tour on board this light railway.

 

Chatsworth House, Derbyshire
2009 – 2010 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting, creative direction, shoot direction for an audio/multimedia tour of the house.

 

Royal Observatory, Greenwich
2009 ATS Heritage Ltd
Research and scriptwriting for an audio tour, including the Prime Meridian, Flamsteed House and exhibition galleries on timekeeping and navigation.

 

Rochester Cathedral, Kent
2008 – 2009 ATS Heritage Ltd
Creative direction and scripting of audio guide.

 

Warwick Castle, Warwickshire
2008 – 2009 ATS Heritage Ltd
Creative direction and scriptwriting for three different audio tours of the site – an object-focused State Apartments tour, a radio drama-style tour of the Royal Weekend Party route and a character-driven mystery tour of the grounds.

 

“A Soldier’s Story” Gallery, Derby Museum & Art Gallery
2008 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting for multimedia tour of the newly redeveloped military gallery.

 

Stockwood Park Museum, Luton, Bedfordshire
2008 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting for audio and multimedia tours of the remains of Stockwood House, and the Mossman Carriage Collection.

 

Leicester Guildhall
2007 ATS Heritage Ltd
Scriptwriting for an audio tour of Leicester’s 14th-century former town hall.

 

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