book also features a current portrait of him on the reverse.
shepherd in his school nativity play to Private Sponge in
the ever-popular Dad's Army, Colin Bean looks back
over his years at his colourful acting career. His is a
spellbinding story of a lifetime spent in the world of entertainment.
recalls years of treading the boards, the hard work behind
the scenes, the rich variety of roles he has played, his
fellow actors and many amusing anecdotes from the world
of show business. In particular he shares his love of pantomime
and relates his experiences behind the scenes of Dad's
Colin Bean's fascinating glimpse into the world of theatre,
television and radio captures the drama, excitement and
appeal of show business - all the way from 'curtain up'
to the grand finale.