Andrew is a playwright and stand-up comedian. His plays include Borderland (national tour for 7:84 Theatre Company, Scotland), Jimmy Murphy Makes Amends (BBC Radio 4) and The Second Mr Bailey (BBC Radio 4). He has written musical adaptations of Terry Pratchett’s Soul Music and Carlo Collodi’s The Adventures of Pinocchio, both in collaboration with musician Craig Adams. His most recent solo stand-up show was Zero Tolerance at The Stand Comedy Club (Edinburgh Fringe Festival) in 2014. He is currently working on a musical adaptation of Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels in collaboration with musician Duke Special. This is a co-production between YMT UK and the Lyric Theatre, Belfast. He is also writing a critical biography of the novelist Forrest Reid with support from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.