Biographies

BRIAN POPAY is a free-lance performer and director having worked in outdoor performances since 1970. He recently directed Avanti Display's highly-praised street show "Mr Lucky's Party." He directed their 2009 street piece, "Waiting to Happen", a celebration of Futurism, and has directed their one-man piece " Mystic Monty " for 2010.

ROSE POPAY, his daughter, is a Bristol artist and performer. She graduated from Bretton Hall, Yorkshire and worked as an assistant to Damien Hirst for 5 years. Visit her website at www.rosepopay.co.uk

PAVEL DOUGLAS is an actor and has appeared in many film and TV roles, including East Enders. His Edinburgh one-man show "I SHOT DIRTY DEN" is a bittersweet tale of the high and low points of being a jobbing actor.