CURRENT & FORTHCOMING WORK

2019     A Christmas Carol by Patrick Barlow                                                             Theatre by the Lakes, Keswick

2019     Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward                                                                          Pitlochry Festival Theatre

 

PAST WORK

2019    Henry V  by William Shakespeare                                                                  Shakespeare's Rose Theatre - York

2019     Martha, Josie & the Chinese Elvis by Charlotte Jones                                  Stephen Jospeh & New Vic Theatres

2018     The Wizard of Oz by Arlen & Harburg                                                           Pitlochry Festival Theatre

2018     The Rise & Fall of Little Voice by Jim Cartwright                                           Pitlochry Festival Theatre

2018     Before the Party by Rodney Ackland                                                            Pitlochry Festival Theatre

2018     Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare                                                       The Orange Tree Theatre

2017     Playground Victories (devised)                                                                      Light the Fuse

2017     Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel                                         Udderbelly, Edinburgh

2017     Keynote by Rachel Parris                                                                               Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh 

2017     Mirror Image by Charlotte Gittins                                                                   Laughing Horse @Espionage, Edinburgh

2017     King Lear by William Shakespeare                                                                The Orange Tree Theatre

2017     Beryl by Maxine Peake                                                                                  The New Vic & Stephen Joseph Theatres

2017     Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare                                                          Guildford Shakespeare Company

2016     Our Country’s Good by Timberlake Wertenbaker                                          Redgrave Theatre, Bristol

2016     The Legend of White Bear Lake by Caroline Wigmore & Jen Green             YMT & Barbican Theatre, Plymouth

2016     Unreachable by Anthony Neilson (Associate Director)                                 The Royal Court

2016     Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare                                                       The Orange Tree Theatre

2015     Larksong by Chris Bush                                                                                The New Vic Theatre

2015     The Gift by Jemma Kennedy                                                                         The New Vic Theatre

2015     The Hoard Table Plays 

             by Isy Suttie, Sara Pascoe, April de Angelis, Samuel Adamson,

             Lemn Sissay, Lydia Adetunji, Tom Wells and others.                                     The New Vic Theatre

2014     Road by Jim Cartwright                                                                                  Circomedia, Bristol

2014     Full Stop. by Gemma Fairlie & Neil Bettles                                                     Lyric Hammersmith / GDIF / Latitude / Watford Palace

2014     Catfish! the Musical by Gemma Fairlie & Alex Rudd                                      Lyric Hammersmith & YMT

2013     The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare                                   Oxford Shakespeare Company

2013     What Happens in the Winter by Sonia Hughes  (w/ Vicki Amedume)            Upswing Aerial Company, UK Tour

2012     Dinnertimes with Clarence by Fraser Grace                                                  Theatre503

2012     Bee Detective by Sophie Wooley                                                                   Cultural Olympiad - Southbank Centre & UK Tour

2012     Nikki and the Gang by Mairi Campbell, David Francis &  Alan Bisset           YMT

2012     A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare                                  Oxford Shakespeare Company

2012     The Littlest Quirky by Naomi Cortes                                                               Theatre Royal, Bath

2011     Mill on the Floss by Shared Experience                                                         Patrick Centre, Birmingham

2011     Midlife Crisis by Josh Koenigsberg                                                                Debut Tunnels, Old Vic Theatre

2011     Soft Armour by Laura Stevens                                                                       Theatre Delicatessen

2011     Revenger’s Comedies by Alan Ayckbourn                                                     Royal & Derngate, Northampton

2010    Prophecy by Erin McMahon                                                                            Public Theatre, New York

2010    Decade by Amy Rosenthal                                                                             Theatre503

2009    Fightface by Sophie Woolley                                                                           Lyric Hammersmith Studio & Decibel Theatre, MCR

2009    Hangover Square by Patrick Hamilton                                                            Finborough Theatre

2009    Hallelujah by Jane Brodie                                                                               Theatre503

2008    When to Run by Sophie Woolley                                                                     Soho Studio & UK Tour

2007    Eden’s Empire* by James Graham                                                                 Finborough Theatre

2006    Silence* by Moira Buffini                                                                                The Other Place, Stratford-upon-Avon

 

FURTHER THEATRICAL CREDITS:

Associate Director, Pitlochry Festival Theatre, 2017 - 2019

Associate Director, Theatre503, 2014 - 2016

Associate Director, The Hoard Festival, New Vic Theatre, 2015 - 2016

Assistant Director to Trevor Nunn, King Lear & The Seagull, R.S.C. World Tour, 2008

Assistant Director to Mark Rosenblatt, Balm in Gilead, Young Vic, 2007

Assistant Director to Anthony Neilson, Realism, National Theatre of Scotland, 2006

Assistant Director to Fiona Buffini, Two Gentlemen of Verona, R.S.C., 2004

 

EDUCATIONAL WORK:

Educational Associate Practitioner, Royal Shakespeare Company, 2004 - present

Workshop Leader, Shakespeare Birthplace, 2010 - present

Director & Workshops Director, Arts Educational School, 2016

Director & Workshops Director, Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, 2013 - present

Director & Workshops Director, LIPA, 2014 - 2016

Director, Youth Musical Theatre, 2013 - present

Regional Director, National Theatre Connections Programme, 2009

 

AWARDS*, BURSARIES & TRAINING:

SD:UK, Mentor - Jeremy Herrin, Headlong, current 

Chicago Directors’ Lab, 2010

*Eden’s Empire, Winner of Catherine Johnson Award, 2007

*Silence, Time Out Critics Choice, 2006

Shakespeare Globe, Assistant to Head of Text, 2009

Old Vic New Voices New York Exchange, 2009

National Theatre’s Young Director’s Course, 2006

Young Director’s Bursary, The Gate Theatre, 2006

© 2019 by Gemma Fairlie

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