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Welcome to the website of author, Mick Escott.

Britain has the most amazing collection of performance spaces. Mick has spent two years exploring them. His book Round the Footlights is the story of a journey from Scotland to the South West; from sporting stadia to barracks, allotments... and even a cathedral.

This book comprises many subjects: the venues, performances; even the ice creams. Also influential opinion, explored through a substantial survey of people's favourite performance spaces: from the Artistic Director of the RSC, Gregory Doran to actor Tony Robinson.

You can see a small selection of the author's favourite photographs on this page »