Artists: Shon Dale-Jones

Shon Dale-Jones  

Shon Dale-Jones


Kate Haldane
Kate Haldane
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Over the last 17years Shon has made original work for his company, Hoipolloi. In the guise of his character, Hugh Hughes, he has made three very popular award-winning shows, FLOATING, STORY OF A RABBIT and 360. Shon has also written and recorded two BBC Radio 4 afternoon dramas, one of which the adaption of Floating won Radio Comedy of the Year in the Audio Drama Awards. He is currently developing an interactive website if you'd like to contribute.

Shon Dale-Jones’s credit list


Programme Name Character/Role Channel/Company Year
The Island Writer/ Creator BBC 2015


Film Name Character/Role Director Year
How I Got Here Writer/Director/Performer Shon Dale-Jones 2010

Theatre and Live Performance

Tour/Event Name Character/Role Venue Year
Things I forgot I remebered Writer/ Performer National Theatre Wales 2013
Stories from an Invisible Town Hugh Hughes 2012
360 Hugh Hughes Barbican/New York/Sydney Opera House/Moscow/Singapore 2010
Wonderful World Of Hugh Hughes Hugh Hughes Barbican 2010
The Doubtful Guest Writer/Director/Performer Theatre Royal, Plymouth; Cambridge Arts Theatre; Traverse 2008 -2009
Story Of A Rabbit Hugh Hughes Barbican/Traverse/Barrow Street Theatre/New York/Sydney Opera House 2007 - 2011
Floating Hugh Hughes Barbican/Traverse/Dublin Festival/New York/Sydney Opera House 2007
The Imposter Writer/Director/Performer Palace Theatre, Watford; Everyman, Liverpool 2006
My Uncle Arly Writer/Director/Performer Unicorn Theatre, London; UCLA 2003

Radio, Music & Voice Recordings

Name Character/Role Station/Album Year
A Disappearing Town Writer/Performer BBC Radio 4 2012
Floating Writer/Performer BBC Radio 4 2011

Podcast and Online Content

Name Character/Role Website Year
Hash Helmet Writer/ Performer BBC Online 2015


Award Won Awards Name Year
Best Scripted Comedy Drama BBC Audio Drama Awards 2012
Nominated for Best Male Performer/Best Production/Best Entertainment & Best Music (Wonderful World Of Hugh Hughes) Off-West End Award 2011
The Wonderful World of Hugh Hughes Time Out Critics Choice 2010
Floating M-ie Best Live Theatre Award 2009
The Doubtful Guest - Nominated Total Theatre Award 2009
Nominated for Best Actor The Stage Awards 2006
Floating Total Theatre Award 2006

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