Ben Norris is a writer and performer, and originated the role of Narrator in The Choir of Man. He is twice a UK National Poetry Slam Champion, appearing everywhere from Latitude Festival to the Proms at the Royal Albert Hall, and has published two pamphlets of poetry. His debut solo show won the IdeasTap Underbelly Award at the Edinburgh Festival before touring the UK and Australia, and his first short film, commissioned by Channel 4, was nominated for a Royal Television Society Award. His second is currently in development with BBC Films and BBC Drama. Ben is from Nottingham, where he is Creative Associate at Nottingham Playhouse. He also plays Ben Archer in ‘The Archers’ on BBC Radio 4.