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4 Stages, Brett C Allen, dir. by Natasha Kathi-Chandra, Bread and Roses Theatre, London, 19 October 2019.
4.48 Psychosis, Sara Kane, Deafinitely Theatre, New Diorama Theatre, London, 11 October 2018.
A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens, dir. by Peter Craze, Greenwich Theatre, London, 23 December 2019.
A New Dawn, Oliver Kendall, dir. by Layla Madanat, Union Theatre, London, 21 October 2019.
A Tinder Trilogy, Annie Jenkins, dir. by Lucy McCann, Theatre503, London, 27 June 2019.
Anthropocene, Ride the Wave, dir. by William Townsend, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, London, 14 August 2019.
Antony & Cleopatra, William Shakespeare, dir. by Simon Godwin, National Theatre, London, 16 January 2019.
Baby Blues, Michael Greenwood, Bread and Roses Theatre, London, 9 December 2018.
Bad Hindu, Sunandha Raghunathan, Pentameters Theatre, London, 26 August 2018.
Bare Essentials, Emcompass Productions, The Arts Studio, London, 15 July 2017:
‘Chekhov’s Gun’, Ben Beck, dir. by Liam Fleming.
‘Generation Disconnect and Other Love Stories’, Kate Christopher, dir. by Lucy
‘Monstrification of Eastern Europe’, Nina Wieda, dir. by Justin Murray.
‘Roommates’, Matthew Fowler, dir. by Ali Wright.
‘Should’ve Gone to Lourdes’, Stephen Kennedy, dir. by Kayla Feldman.
‘Town Meeting’, Toby Parker Rees, dir. by Sam Dunstan.
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Douglas McGrath, dir. by Marc Bruni, Aldwych Theatre, London, 15 April 2017.
Bedlam, Tom Hodson, The CLF Art Cafe, London, 15 November 2019.
Before 30, Tom Hartwell, dir. by Phil Croft, Waterloo East Theatre, London, 1 March 2019.
Beige Walls and Navy Sofas, Courtney McMahon, Ghosted Ink: Arts Collective, Camden People’s Theatre, London,
Blood, Sweat and Vaginas, Paula David, dir. by Sofia Start, The Bread and Roses Theatre, London, 29 September 2018.
CAMP, Bitter Theatre Company, The Lion and Unicorn Theatre, London, 22 August 2019.
Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs, Oliver Lansley, dir. by Hal Chambers, Christmas in Leicester Square, London, 15 December 2019.
Chiaroscuro, Jackie Kay, dir. by Lynette Linton, Bush Theatre, 6 September 2019.
Clouds, Time & Again Theatre Company, New Wimbledon Studio, London, 27 November 2019.
Collapsible, Margaret Perry, dir. by Thomas Martin, Bush Theatre, London, 7 February 2020.
Come Fly with Fred, Lucas Bailey, Away with the Clowns, Camden People’s Theatre, London, 1 August 2019.
Comedy of Errors, William Shakespeare, dir. by Molly Gearan and Kate Lee, The Cockpit, London, 18 August 2018.
Common, D C Moore, dir. by Jeremy Herrin, National Theatre, London, 7 June 2017.
Connie Wookey: Denied Under Section 221(g) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Connie Wookey, The Bunker Theatre, London, 26 November 2018.
Cover My Tracks, David Greig, dir. by Max Webster, Old Vic Theatre, London, 15 June 2017.
Cravate club, Fabrice Roger-Lacan, dir. by Laurence Hamery, Théâtre de la rue de Belleville, Nantes, 31 January 2019.
Creepypasta: The Story of Oscar, R J Lloyd & Matthew Greenfield, dir. by Martin Dimitrov, 17 August 2018.
Crisis? What Crisis?, Tom Black, dir. by Owen Kingston, The Colab Factory, London, 13 November 2019.
Dark Room, Jim Mannering, dir. by David Thackeray, Etcetera Theatre, London, 10 August 2017.
Derrière on a G-String, The Very Top Secret Dance Company, dir. by Alfred Taylor-Gaunt, Lilian Baylis Studio, London, 2 October 2019.
Disney’s The Lion King, Irene Mecchi, dir. by Julie Taymor, Lyceum Theatre, London, 12 September 2018.
Dracula, Kate Kerrow, dir. by Helen Tennison, The London Library, London, 8 February 2019.
Drowning on Dry Land, Alan Ayckbourn, New Wimbledon Studio Theatre, Wimbledon, 21 April 2017.
Easy, Amy Blakelock, dir. by Hannah de Ville, Blue Elephant Theatre, London, 16 November 2019.
Exceptional Promise, Project 2036, Bush Theatre, London, 13 June 2019.
Flights of Fancy, James Mannion, Rebound Productions, White Bear Theatre, London, 5 April 2019:
‘Powerless’, James Mannion, dir. by Marcus Marsh.
‘The Contract’, James Mannion, dir. by Mike Cottrell.
‘Cabbages’, James Mannion, dir. by Lizzie Fitzpatrick.
‘Honey’, James Mannion, dir. by Livia Sardao.
‘The Patient’, James Mannion, dir. by Siwan Clark.
Food, Steve Rodgers, dir. by Cressida Brown, Finborough Theatre, London, 15 July 2017.
For the Sake of Argument, Harry Darrell, Bridewell Theatre, London, 29 January 2020.
Gaping Hole (Story #3), Rachel Mars & Greg Wohead, Ovalhouse, London, 11 November 2019.
Gaslight, Patrick Hamilton, dir. by Imy Wyatt Corner, The Playground Theatre, London, 24 October 2019.
Girls with Jokes, Sarah Tattersall, Kat Ronson, Katerina Robinson & Victoria Garofalides, King’s Head Theatre, London, 14 July 2019.
Happily Ever Poofter, Rich Watkins, dir. by Denholm Spurr, King’s Head Theatre, London, 24 January 2020.
Hedda Gabler, Henrik Ibsen, ed. by Patrick Marber, dir. by Ivo van Hove, National Theatre, London, 10 March 2017.
Hot Mess, Ella Hickson, dir. by Julian Bruton & Jay Patel, The Lion and Unicorn Theatre, London, 24 August 2017.
How to Save a Life, Stephanie Silver, dir. by Stephanie Silver, The Cat’s Back, London, 11 May 2019.
Iphigenia Crash Land Falls on the Neon Shell that Was Once Her Heart (A Rave Fable), Caridad Svich, dir. by Oli Smith, The Bread and Roses Theatre, London, 30 July 2017.
Jack and the Beanstalk, Paul Sirett, dir. by Suzann McLean, Theatre Peckham, London, 5 December 2019.
Jade City, Alice Malseed, dir. by Katherine Nesbitt, The Bunker Theatre, London, 5 September 2019.
Job’s a Good’Un, Laura Taylor, dir. by Rachel Lee, Camden People’s Theatre, London, 25 August 2017.
Kathryn Howard, Catherine Hiscock, dir. by Alex Pearson, The Hope Theatre, London, 1 November 2019.
Kissing Rebellion, Carolyn Defrin & Abigail Boucher, Ovalhouse, London, 18 November 2019.
Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons, Sam Steiner, dir. by Hamish Clayton, Barons Court Theatre, London, 13 May 2019.
Locked Up, James McAndrew, dir. by Heather Simpkin, Tristan Bates Theatre, London, 16 July 2018.
Love Songs to Guinea Pigs, Elf Lyons, Blue Elephant Theatre, London, 20 June 2019.
Lullabies for the Lost, Rosalind Blessed, Old Red Lion, London, 9 January 2020.
Macbeth, Willliam Shakespeare, Antic Disposition, dir. by Ben Horslen & John Risebero, Temple Church, London, 17 August 2017.
MacBETTI, Gus Kennedy Jacob, dir. by Anu Niemi, Marlborough Theatre, Brighton, 31 May 2017.
MEGA, Alex Milne, Tristan Bates Theatre, London, 10 July 2019.
Memory Soldier, 7th Sense Theatre, Camden People’s Theatre, London, 15 August 2018.
Mites, James Mannion, The Actors Centre, London, 9 October 2019.
Mumburger, Sarah Kosar, dir. by Tommo Fowler, Old Red Lion Theatre, London, 18 July 2017.
My Other Self: The Evolution of Shakespeare’s Richard III, All or Nothing Repertory Theatre Co., The Cockpit, London, 20 August 2019.
Never Trust a Man Bun, Katherine Thomas, dir. by Scott Le Crass, Stockwell Playhouse, London, 18 March 2019.
NOF*CKSGIVEN, Daisy King, dir. by Michael Oakley, The Vaults Theatre, London, 17 March 2019.
Nuclear Future, Gameshow, Camden People’s Theatre, London, 18 October 2019.
NSFW, Lucy Kirkwood, dir. by Matthew Neubauer, The Lion and Unicorn Theatre, London, 31 July 2017.
One Was Nude & One Wore Tails, Dario Fo, Theatre of Heaven and Hell, Hen & Chickens Theatre, Highbury and Islington, 11 March 2017.
Othello: Remixed, William Shakespeare, ed. and dir. by Darren Raymond, Omnibus Theatre, 28 June 2019.
Paradise Lodge, Richard Oliver, Tabard Theatre, London, 15 October 2019.
Poisoned Polluted, Kathryn O’Reilly, Old Red Lion Theatre, London, 7 November 2019.
Pussy Liberty, Valerie Isaiah Sadoh, dir. by Diana Mumbi, The Bread and Roses Theatre, London, 17 August 2017.
Regretxit, Matthew Cleverly, Etcetera Theatre, London, 10 August 2019.
Revolution, Exit Productions Ltd. and Kai Oliver, dir. by Joe Ball, CoLab Factory, London, 8 June 2017.
Robin Hood: The Arrow of Destiny, Richard Hurford, dir. by Suzanne McLean, Theatre Peckham, London, 6 December 2018.
Rules for Living, Sam Holcroft, John Chapman, Temple Church, London, 29 November 2019.
Rust, Kenny Emson, dir. by Eleanor Rhode, Bush Theatre, London, 1 July 2019.
Sad About the Cows, Michelle Payne, Tristan Bates Theatre, London, 24 May 2019.
Salomé, Oscar Wilde, ed. and dir. by Yaël Farber, National Theatre, London, 19 June 2017.
Secrets, Jodi Burgess, The Lion and Unicorn Theatre, London, 8 August 2017:
‘Only Professionally‘, Gregory Skulnick, dir. by Velenzia Spearpoint.
‘It Was Funny the First Time‘, Ben Francis, dir. by Elizabeth Sian Crockett.
‘Just How It Is’, Megan Fellows, dir. by Kennedy Bloomer, from: Telo, Megan Fellows.
‘Mote in Your Eye’, Alexis Boddy, dir. by Jodi Burgess.
Schrodinger’s Dog, Monty Jones, dir. by Dom Riley, The White Bear Theatre, London, 26 October 2018.
Shootout, Niall McNamee, dir. by Niall McNamee & Peter Mulligan, White Bear Theatre, London, 31 May 2019.
Strange Fruit, Caryl Phillips, dir. by Nancy Medina, Bush Theatre, London, 17 June 2019.
Tarot, The Feathers of Daedalus Circus, The Vaults, London, 1 February 2020.
The Accidental Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Christopher Cutting, dir. by Anna Marshall, White Bear Theatre, London, 24 July 2018.
The Arrival, Bijan Sheibani, Bush Theatre, London, 28 November 2019.
The Border, Afsaneh Gray, dir. by Natalie Wilson, Theatre Peckham, London, 1 October 2019.
The Christmas Quest, Niamh de Valera, Blue Elephant Theatre, London, 10 December 2019.
The Delights of Dogs and the Problems of People, Rosalind Blessed, Old Red Lion, London, 28 January 2020.
The Enemies, Laura Dorn, The Bread and Roses Theatre, London, 14 October 2018.
The English Heart, Matthew Campling, dir. by Matthew Campling, Etcetera Theatre, London, 13 June 2017.
The Glass Will Shatter, Joe Marsh, dir. by Lilac Yosiphon, Omnibus Theatre, London, 23 January 2020.
The Happy Theory, Generation Arts, dir. by Ali Godfrey, The Yard Theatre, London, 23 June 2017.
The Importance of Being Earnest, Oscar Wilde, dir. by Aylin Bozok, Tower Theatre, London, 7 January 2020.
The Last Will and Testament of Henry Van Dyke, Karrim Jalali, dir. by Joy Harrison,
Tabard Theatre, London, 12 April 2019.
The Magicians Showcase, Darren McQuade, The London Improv Theatre, London, 12 May 2019.
The Men Who Made Frankenstein, Simon Christopher, Etcetera Theatre, London, 23 August 2018.
The Orchestra, Jean Anouilh, dir. by Kristine Landon-Smitho, Omnibus Theatre, London, 31 January 2019.
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse, Puppet Barge Theatre, Puppet Barge Theatre, London, 21 October 2018.
The Twilight Hour, Second Self, Canal Café Theatre, London, 30 July 2018:
‘Misfortune‘, Mark Harvey Levine, dir. by William Ribo.
‘Take the Wheel’, Will Cooper, dir. by Rebecca Tenor.
‘Smart Home’, Jake Guastella, dir. by Olivia Stone.
‘The Human Touch’, David Vazdaukas, dir. by Elif Knight.
‘Pie in the Sky’, Susan Goodell, dir. by Layla Se-Eun Kim.
‘Can I Change My Mind?’ Jon Platt, dir. by Glenn Gaunt.
Tony’s Last Tape, Andy Barrett, dir. by Giles Croft, Omnibus Theatre, London, 6 April 2019.
Tragic Scenes of Legendary Women Where Snakes Were (Kind Of) Present, Nina Divina & Lucia Bombilla, dir. by Georgia Murphy, Blue Elephant Theatre, London, 19 June 2019.
Tropicalia Island, Fernanda Mandagará, dir. by Ramiro Silveira, Arcola Theatre, London, 20 July 2019.
Victory Day, Sasha Dulerayn, dir. by Sasha Dulerayn, The Lion and Unicorn Theatre, London, 2 August 2017.
Voulez-vous “couchette” avec moi ce soir ?, Anthony Michineau, dir. by Anthony Michineau, Le Théâtre de Jeanne, Nantes, 7 December 2019.
We Anchor in Hope, Anna Jordan, dir. by Chris Sonnex, The Bunker, London, 8 October 2019.
We Must Live, The Pushkinettes, Blue Elephant Theatre, London, 21 June 2019.
Weight/Wait, Caldonia Walton & Katharine Richardson, Blue Elephant Theatre, London, 25 October 2019.
Woyzeck, Georg Büchner, ed. by Jack Thorne, dir. by Joe Murphy, Old Vic Theatre, London, 14 June 2017.
Youthquake, Zest Theatre & Catherine Fowles, dir. by Toby Ealden, Stratford Arts Centre, London, 16 October 2019.