New DanikaPeter John Cooper has over forty years experience in all styles of theatre including regional rep and national touring as well as community and fringe theatre. He has been artistic director of a number of Arts Council funded companies. As a playwright he has written over forty plays which have been produced on stages and radio throughout the world.

Roddy and Peter have been working together over three decades on many and various theatre projects.  Joint ventures for choir and orchestra include The Elements (Royal Festival Hall) and Our World of Shopping an Oratorio commissioned for the Brighton Festival.