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Mark trained at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. He has toured both nationally and internationally in shows including THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, ROMEO AND JULIET, THE TEMPEST and ALIENS LOVE UNDERPANTS (one of Shakespeare’s lesser known works!).

Mark also played a host of characters (including the Cheshire Cat) in ALICE IN WONDERLAND at the Old Rep Theatre Birmingham. He has a passion for comedy and is a regular performer, writer and director for NEWSREVUE, the UK’s longest running sketch show.

As well as acting Mark directs for Box Tale Soup Theatre Company and creates shows and events with his theatre company Club Sol Party.

My Favourite Thing About The HandleBards:

The mayhem and magic we bring to Shakespeare’s plays.

If Shakespeare Was Alive Today:

I’d ask him to write me a one man play entitled “The most lamentable comedy of Mark Collier”.

The Biggest Adventure I've Ever Had:

Getting stranded on a snowmobile in Sweden…or maybe getting lost on a moped in Thailand…or perhaps nearly falling off a quad bike in Cambodia…don’t worry I’m absolutely fine on a bicycle!