Rules For Living

  • Tue 7 Nov - Sat 18 Nov
  • Written by Sam Holcroft | Directed by Simon Godwin
    A Rose Theatre Kingston, English Touring Theatre and Royal & Derngate Northampton co-production

Paul Shelley


Paul trained at RADA.

Theatre credits include: Brideshead Revisited (ETT); King Lear (Theatre Royal, Bath); All My Sons (No 1 Tour); Long Day's Journey Into Night (Lyceum, Edinburgh); The House That Will Not Stand (Tricycle, Kilburn); Medea (No1 Tour); As You Like It (Rose Theatre Kingston); All in the Wrong and The Conquering Hero (Orange Tree Theatre); Earthquakes in London (No 1 Tour); Moonlight and The Family Reunion (Donmar Warehouse); A Voyage Round My Father (Salisbury Playhouse); Macbeth (Chichester, West End and New York).

West End Theatre credits include: The Merchant of Venice; Absurd Person Singular; The Real Thing; The Invention of Love; A Man For All Seasons and The Woman in Black.

Royal National Theatre credits include: The Secret Rapture; The Crucible; Hedda Gabler; Lady in The Dark; and for the RSC, Les Liaisons Dangereuses; The Winter’s Tale; The Twin Rivals; Dingo, Bingo, Money; Romeo and Juliet and Troilus and Cressida. Antony and Cleopatra and Julius Caesar at Shakespeare’s Globe.

Television credits include: Paradise Postponed; Titmuss Regained; A Tale of Two Cities; Morse; Secret Army; Midsomer Murders; Heartbeat; Revelations; Dr Who; Blake’s 7.

Film credits include: Oh! What a Lovely War; Macbeth; Caught in the Act; It Shouldn’t Happen to a Vet.