Lee Beagley was born in London. From 1978 until 2000 he was artistic director, writer and occasionally actor with Kaboodle Productions. During this time he took more than 50 productions round Europe, America, Israel and Malaysia. He is currently employed by the Kinder und Jugendtheater in Dortmund as artistic director of Pottfiction, Ruhr 2010. He is working on several educational art projects, which aim to attract new audiences for forms of theatre that take place outside the conventional venues.