Tim Hambleton

 

Tim’s plays are all New Zealand comedies. His first full length play A Law Unto Themselves based on his experience as a lawyer in a small town, was performed by the Invercargill Repertory Society in 2000, and later by the Methven Theatre Company. His second play Heaven Help Us! premiered with a sell out season in Clyde, Central Otago in 2010 and has gone on to be produced ten further times around New Zealand in both main centres and provincial areas. Holding Court and Thick as Thieves are full length plays which have been performed in Christchuch, Oamaru and Timaru. Tim has also written a number of 10 minute comedies. The Reunion, The Police Interview, and Crosswords have been finalists in national competitions.

Tim is employed by the New Zealand Police as a prosecutor. He lives in Dunedin with his wife and two children.