Detective Inspector, mad scientist and Victorian gent!

Nigel can be heard as Mr Willis in the new full cast drama serial "DODGE AND TWIST" starring Matt Lucas and Stephen Mangan (available now from Audible) and also as mad scientist Dr Pinch in "Doctor Who: Inside Every Warrior" (released in March by Big Finish). He can also be heard as Detective Inspector Cribbage in ... More


In 2018, Nigel made his debut at the National Theatre in TRANSLATIONS by Brian Friel, directed by Ian Rickson. More

The Appeal of Silence

In 2017 Nigel appeared in his own play, THE APPEAL OF SILENCE. Review: "This is a script that took us quite by surprise as it refuses to conform to expectation and tears itself from the constraints of frothy romcom to roar and writhe as a maddened meditation on homophobic bullying, full of fire and fury" Beatie ... More

To Kill a Canary

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Didn’t You Used to Be Derek Jacobi?

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In Conversation With An Acid Bath Murderer

IN CONVERSATION WITH AN ACID BATH MURDERER tells the chilling true story of John George Haigh, the infamous 'Vampire killer' of 1949. It was first performed by the Classic Reaction Theatre company in 1999 at the Brighton Festival, transferring to Norwich Playhouse later that year. In 2010 it was revived by 368 Theatre ... More

Love’s the Thing

"high quality theatre... a wonderful afternoon." Eastbourne Herald LOVE'S THE THING was a celebration of William Shakespeare, compiled by Nigel Fairs. Inspired by the Jane Austen novel "Mansfield Park", the evening took the form of a 19th Century "private theatrical", in which the arrogant Edmund, his stoically ... More

The Snow Queen

THE SNOW QUEEN was a new musical version of Hans Christian Anderson's story, presented by the students of Louise Jameson's Sunday Drama College in Tunbridge Wells, at the Trinity Theatre. With book & Lyrics by Nigel Fairs and music by Adam Rood, it told the story of two contemporary 'street kids', journeying through ... More