• Onscreen tracing living descendants of the crew, on Skeletons of the Mary Rose (Channel 4) 2019
  • Onscreen DNA test reveals to the actors on Coronation Street DNA Secrets (ITV) 2018
  • Onscreen genealogy reveals for most of the 10 episodes of Series 2 of Find My Past (Yesterday and History Channel in NZ & Australia). 2012-13
  • Presented Making History, a 6 part series for Saturn TV, New Zealand. 1999
  • On the Ask the Experts desks at Who Do You Think You Are: Live event in 2015, 2016 & 2017.
  • Appeared on Resonance FM show The News Agents, talking about family histories and mysteries. You can listen to it here

I also give various talks and performances including:

  • Family history and mysteries
  • How to get started on your family tree
  • Genealogy: the Musical: A docu-musical performance which pokes fun at the often-oh-so-serious business of genealogy  

As a performer, professional theatre shows include: 

  • Cabaret (Downstage Theatre NZ)
  • Dem Damn Dames (Bats Theatre, NZ): I wrote and produced this award winning docu-musical show investigating the complicated lives of jazz women including Sarah Vaughan and Annie Ross - featuring film footage of fictional academic Eleanor X-Roteca and fake '50's jive-dance footage.

I have also recorded various jingles for radio.



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