Peter Shorey

Peter Shorey

It is with great sadness that we heard that Peter Shorey died on 7 December 2011.

Peter joined the RSC in 2008 playing Tubal in Tim Carroll's The Merchant of Venice, Gremio in The Taming of the Shrew, and Oliver Cromwell in Adriano Shaplin's play The Tragedy of Thomas Hobbes.

He returned the following year, joining the ensemble to play Curan in King Lear, Adam in Michael Boyd's As You Like It, and Menecrates in Antony and Cleopatra, as well as a memorable Old Woman in The Grain Store.

Theatre includes: Measure for Measure, Twelfth Night, The Golden Ass, Richard II, Edward II (Shakespeare's Globe, London and USA Tours)
Seasons at: Theatre by the Lake Keswick, Watford Palace, New Vic Stoke, Theatre Royal Northampton, Dukes Lancaster, Theatre Royal York, Salisbury Playhouse, Nottingham Playhouse, Oldham Coliseum, Mercury Theatre Colchester, Birmingham Rep, Northcott Exeter, Belgrade Coventry, Gateway Chester, Warehouse Theatre Croydon, BAC, Avon Touring, Torch Milford Haven and The Drill Hall, London

Television includes: Compromised Immunity, Black and White and Read All Over, Patagonia, Mr Codger, Minder, The Bill

Writing includes: Jack and the Beanstalk, Babes in the Wood, Dick Whittington (Mercury Theatre, Colchester); Cinderella (The Royal, Northampton)


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