Philip McGuinness is a young character actor from the small town of Kirkby in Knowsley. Philip has always had a strong passion for performance since his debut at the Liverpool Everyman Theatre in ‘Spirits of the Stone’. He consistently strives to take every opportunity to develop as a performer and person, including touring to Germany and Norway.
He has a wide variety of performance experience including Theatre, Film, Presenting and Radio and specialises in physical character performance.
Philip is the founder of the Production Company Edge of Your Seat Productions(http://www.edgeofyourseatproductions.co.uk) and recently finished directing and producing their second production ‘Wonderland: The Trials of Alice’ that toured throughout the North West of England.
Edge of Your Seat aims to create opportunities for young performers to gain professional experience and also provide a training platform for self-development.
Philip is also currently training to be a Post Compulsory Drama Teacher working with 14+ year olds and passionately believes in helping individuals create, his or her, own opportunities to help lead a happy and successful life.