Andy is Artistic Director of Edinburgh based theatre company Siege Perilous. Directing credits include 'Too Long the Heart', 'Farmhouse', 'One Elliot Park', 'Standing Stanes' (all at Malmaison, Leith), 'Passing Through' for Peapod Productions (Scotland tour inc Tron, Eden Court & Byre Theatre), 'Turning to the Camera' (Ocean Terminal), 'King Arthur' (Craigcrook Castle & Edinburgh Festival Fringe), 'Suspicious Minds', 'Self-Help', 'Respect', 'Still', 'Signs of Life' and 'Desk Job' (all at the GRV, Edinburgh), 'Still' and 'Signs of Life' (CorCor! Theatre, Ramshorn, Glasgow), 'Still' (New Writing New Worlds Festival Glasgow), 'Pericles' (Edinburgh Festival Fringe), 'Measure for Measure' (Edinburgh Festival Fringe & UK tour).
Philip has worked with The National Theatre of Scotland, The Arches, Mischief La-Bas, Theatre Alba, Siege Perilous, Theatre Workshop, V.amp, SpartaKi, Cutting Edge and Liminal Theatre. He has also performed in Ireland, Romania and Italy. Film work includes "The Wicker Tree" and the Scottish BAFTA winning "Trouble Sleeping". As well as being founder and Artistic Director of Peapod Productions, Philip is also on the board of Firefly Youth Theatre, where he directs and co-produces "Guid Scratch" (an annual celebration of new writing by new and established playwrights in West Lothian). He has also taught and directed for The Benvenuto Players (a youth theatre based in Varese, Italy).