Paul Burton

Writer, Producer and Theatre, Film & Television Historian

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Welcome to the website of the writer, producer and theatre, film & television historian, Paul Burton.


Paul is signed to publishers in both the UK and America. His previous books include Elstree Studios: A Celebration of Film and Television. 


Paul stages professional concerts in aid of charity with his production company, Paul Burton Productions. Since 2015, Paul has produced 26 productions and a total of 30 performances at venues in London, Derby, Sheringham, Leicester, Eastbourne and Yeovil. In doing so, he has raised over £11,200 for charity, with Acting for Others, LOROS, Marie Curie UK and the Royal Variety Charity all benefiting in the process. To visit Paul Burton Productions' website, please click here.


To read more about Paul's credits, please click here Or to contact Paul directly, please email: paulburton73@hotmail.co.uk


News:


Sunday at the Musicals:


Paul is producing a new version of Sunday at the Musicals to raise funds for Acting for Others. The concert, which will feature a cast of West End singers, will take place at The Actors' Church in London on Sunday 4th October 2020 at 7.30pm. For more information, including how to book tickets, please click here.


Two of a Kind - The Morecambe and Wise Story:


Paul's new biography about Morecambe and Wise, which is entitled Two of a Kind: The Morecambe and Wise Story, has been published by UK-based Fantom Publishing during the spring of 2020. For more information about the book, including how to purchase copies, please click here.


Radio Interviews:


Paul has recently been taking part in a number of interviews on local radio stations to discuss his new Morecambe and Wise biography, Two of a Kind: The Morecambe and Wise Story. 


BBC Radio Leicester, Saturday 11th April 2020, 3.00pm

BBC Radio Jersey, Tuesday 14th April 2020, 1.20pm

BBC Radio Guernsey, Tuesday 14th April 2020, 1.30pm

BBC Radio Merseyside, Wednesday 15th April 2020, 10.35pm

BBC Radio York, Monday 20th April 2020, 1.40pm 

Phoenix FM, Friday 30th April 2020, 4.40pm

Harborough FM, Friday 1st May 2020, 3.30pm

BBC Radio Bristol, Sunday 3rd May 2020, 3.30pm

BBC Radio Kent, Monday 4th May 2020, 2.00pm 

BBC Radio Somerset, Thursday 28th May 2020, 1.15pm 

BBC Radio Berkshire, Sunday 7th June 2020, 9.00am

BBC Radio Leicester, Monday 31st August 2020, 3.35pm


If you would like Paul to discuss his new Morecambe and Wise biography on your radio programme, please email him by clicking here.


Ealing Studios Book:


Paul is currently writing and researching a new book about the historic Ealing Studios, which are based in West London. The book will be published by American-based BearManor Media during 2021.


Alfred Hitchcock Book:


Paul is currently writing and researching a new book about the years the legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock lived and worked in London. The book will be published by American-based BearManor Media in 2021.


Benny Hill Book:


Paul is currently writing and researching a new book about the late comedian, Benny Hill. The book will be published by American-based BearManor Media in late 2021.


Carry On at the Cinema:


Paul's book about the Carry On films, Carry On at the Cinema, is sill available to purchase from FeedARead. For more information about the book, including to how purchase copies, please here.


Elstree Studios: A Celebration of Film and Television:


Paul's official book about Elstree Studios, which he wrote and researched for Michael O'Mara Books in association with the management of Elstree Studios, continues to be on sale. For more information about the book, including how to purchase copies, please click here.   


© Paul Burton 2020