Born in Coventry England and educated at St. Mary's College, London and The University of Alberta, Edmonton, Keith has worked at the top levels of live theatre in Canada, including a season at The Stratford Festival, Ontario. While in Edmonton, Keith directed for Edmonton's Citadel Theatre, and created The Phoenix Theatre. At Theatre 3, Edmonton, he directed the award-winning premiere of Sharon Pollock's internationally acclaimed drama, BLOOD RELATIONS.
Keith spent a decade and a half teaching at Brentwood College on Vancouver Island, where he was Director of Fine and Performing Arts. He continues to teach screenwriting through WEST COAST SCREENWRITING, the company co-owned by Keith and Brian Paisley.
In live drama, Keith is working on a commissioned play, IN THE BLOOD, for Centre Media, London, England.
Onscreen, Keith has had five feature screenplays and one sitcom series (CON JOBS) optioned, and a 'story credit' on YOUNG ALEXANDER, a feature-length production. Keith was a series writer on TIME EXPOSURES for Chek TV. His â€˜Claustrophobic Thrillerâ€™ feature, TRUNK, co-written with Brian Paisley, is completed and with International distribution company, INDUSTRYWORKS. Currently, Keith is developing CONTAINER, the second in the â€˜Claustrophobic Thrillerâ€™ series, again with Brian Paisley and Martin deValk.
A dual national since coming to this amazing country, a sports nut, gregarious almost to the extreme, Keith is an excited mentor to the next generation of writers.