Parker & Snell Company is an IOM and UK based production company, set up by producer Carl Parker and artistic director Colin Snell along with executives Ben Hynes and Sonya Hynes.
Carl Parker studied contemporary acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and advanced screen acting at the Manchester School of Acting.
Theatre credits: Lady Bracknell in The Importance of Being Earnest, Father Dougal McGuire in Father Ted, Miss Casewell in The Mousetrap, Captain Hook in Peter Pan, Sherlock Holmes in The Hound of the Baskervilles, Nurse Tilly Trott in Sleeping Beauty, Seigfried Sassoon in Not About Heroes, Frank in Educating Rita, Jake in Stones In His Pockets, Ray Say in The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, Paul Sheldon in Misery, Liam in Calendar Girls, Richard Hannay in The 39 Steps, Landlord in Two, Judd in Bouncers and Lucky Eric in Bouncers the Remix.
Television & Film credits: Where Hands Touch, Trial and Retribution and the film Ashes.
Colin Snell’s’ award-winning productions have been seen at the National Theatre, the Edinburgh and Buxton Fringe Festivals and nationally and have ranged from the classics to new writing to musical theatre working with a number of well-known television and theatre actors including Jonas Armstrong, Jenna Coleman, David Roberts, Matthew Dunster, Paul Hilton, Jeff Hordley, Nicola Stephenson, Naomi Radcliffe and William Ash – all previous company members.
In 2009 he was made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts for his theatre work with young people.