Training: Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.

Theatre includes: Jekyll and Hyde (English Theatre Frankfurt); Fracked! (UK Tour); Legally Blonde (Gatehouse Theatre); The Sound of Music (International Tour); The Mikado (Charing Cross Theatre); The Importance of Being Earnest (Harold Pinter Theatre & UK Tour); Blithe Spirit (Gielgud Theatre); To Sir With Love (UK Tour); My Fair Lady (Kilworth House Theatre); The King and I (Royal Albert Hall); Noises Off (UK Tour); The Sound of Music (UK Tour); The Lady in the Van (Gala Theatre, Durham); The Last Cigarette (Chichester Festival Theatre & Trafalgar Studios); Afterlife (National Theatre); Footloose (Playhouse Theatre & UK Tour); Donkeys’ Years (Comedy Theatre); And Then There Were None (Gielgud Theatre); The Lady in the Van (Theatre Royal Bath & UK tour).

Television includes: Patrick’s Planet; Europe’s Secret Armies.

Hugh’s first play, Diary of a Nobody, premiered at the Royal & Derngate Theatre, Northampton, in 2011, to rave reviews in the national press. The script has been published by Nick Hern Books and a new production, by Cambridge Arts Theatre, is planned for Autumn 2019. His stage adaptation of the hit My Little Pony spin-off movie, Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks, toured the Far East in 2016.