Philip Bowen


Philip Bowen is a Uk actor that has appeared in several Uk film and tv assignments including in Agatha Christie’s Poirot, Kavanagh QC and Soldier Soldier. He was created in Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, in 1946. Phil’s professional profession started at Leatherhead in Puss in Shoes or boots playing the trunk end from the donkey. Months in rep adopted at Guildford, Derby, Nottingham, Birmingham, Oxford and Newcastle aswell as tv, radio plus some film function in Hollywood. Foreign touring for the English Council, including 3 years with Sir Michael Redgrave in conjunction with seasons at Regent’s Recreation area and the Youthful Vic where he played out Hamlet directed by Michael Bogdanov, formulated a love for Shakespeare. Organizations with Tim Carroll, Expert of Verse at Shakespeare’s World, included touring Germany and playing Prospero in Maidstone Jail using the inmates playing the other areas. He fulfilled his wife, Susannna Greatest, while these were touring using the British Shakespeare Organization and collectively they setup the charity, Shakespeare Hyperlink. Their eyesight was to gain access to Shakespeare beyond the confines of theater or academe, like a stimulus for conversation and argument. They worked locally, with therapists, with teenagers and older persons as well as with private hospitals and prisons; teaching, directing and executing took these to Poland, Bulgaria, Romania, Beirut, the Philippines, Tunisia, Mauritius, Indonesia, Malaysia, the united states and Canada. Today settled over the family members smallholding in top of the Wye Valley they have already been translating Shakespeare into BSL, dealing with regional schools and groupings and working ‘Have-a-go Shakespeare’ periods with all comers. In 2006 they going up a group to place the marvelous Willow World, woven of living willow and available to the sky, that they work both being a making and a getting house. Such may be the success from the Willow World Community Firm, under Phil’s assistance, that it’s been invited to try out CADW traditions sites and, with the RSC, to execute at Stratford. In 1996 Phil founded ‘Shakespeare Hyperlink’ along with his wife, Susanna Best (mom of the celebrity Eve Best), and is targeted on broadening the charm and ease of access of Shakespeare. This function was further prolonged using the establishment from the Willow World theatre on property at their house near Llanwrthwl, Powys in Wales.