About our tutors

Playwright and Oxford University creative writing tutor Shaun McCarthy and accomplished prose writer and journalist Tom Henry are professional working writers with decades of experience behind them, both on the stage and the page.

Shaun McCarthy

Shaun McCarthy has had 13 stage plays produced by diverse theatre companies, and has written BBC radio plays and drama series. He has been a Royal Literary Fellow, a Hawthornden Fellow and an Arts Council theatre assessor. He teaches creative writing at Oxford University and runs Hooligan Theatre Productions, to develop his new plays, adaptations and site specific theatre projects with various co-producers. 

Tom Henry

Tom Henry has ghostwritten/co-authored 25 nationally and internationally published books, many of which have been bestsellers on Amazon and other outlets. He has worked with famous, infamous and not-at-all famous clients on many extraordinary stories and his work has taken him all around the world. Find out more at  www.ukghostwriter.co.uk