Peter was born in Hertfordshire in the UK. He studied as an actor at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and has since worked as an actor and musician, performing around the world with companies such as the Royal Shakespeare Company. Cheek by Jowl and the National Theatre.
As a writer and composer his work has been performed at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and as far afield as Singapore.
Peter founded Applecart storytelling company and continues to work as its artistic director. The company currently runs Applecart Arts, an arts centre in the East End of London.
He lives with his wife and daughter deep in the heart of Hackney, London.