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Alexandra Spencer-Jones

Director

Agent

Simon Blakey

Alexandra is Artistic Director of the theatre company ‘Action to the Word’ (www.actiontotheword.com).  She won the Musical Theatre Matters:UK award for Best Emerging Artist for the writing and direction of the new musical CONSTANCE & SINESTRA AND THE CABINET OF SCREAMS which continues development in 2015 along with her new adaptation of Bram Stoker’s DRACULA.

Current projects:

WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN
Director
LIPA

GOBSMACKED
Director
Hong Kong Udderbelly Festival, Southbank Centre & tour

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE – Anthony Burgess
Director
Glynis Henderson Productions / Action to the Word
The Park Theatre


Directing Credits Include:

DRACULA
Adaptor / Director
Latitude Festival & Pleasance, Edinburgh Festival
Glynis Henderson Productions / Action to the Word

OUR LADY OF 121st STREET
Rose Bruford

THE PRIORY
BSA

ALL DAY PERMANENT RED
Oxford School of Drama

RENT
Birmingham School of Acting

CLOUD 9 – Caryl Churchill
Birmingham School of Acting

THE ORESTEIA: EUMENIDES
Also Translator
Action to the Word, Camden People’s Theatre, London

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE – Anthony Burgess
Glynis Henderson Productions / Action to the Word
International Tour (Australia, Norway & Hong Kong)

MAN-1, BANK-0 – Patrick Combs
Soho Theatre, London

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE – Anthony Burgess
Glynis Henderson Productions / Action to the Word
The Soho Theatre, London & UK Tour

CONSTANCE & SINESTRA (and the Cabinet of Screams)
Also Co-Writer
Action to the Word / ATG
The New Wimbledon Studio & Edinburgh Festival 2011
Winner: 2011 Musical Theatre Matters: UK Awards – Best Emerging Artist

TITUS ANDRONICUS – William Shakespeare
Action to the Word, Edinburgh Festival 2011

THE ORESTEIA: CHOEPHORI
Also translator
Action to the Word / St Giles, London

THE ORESTEIA: AGAMEMNON
Also translator
Action to the Word / Camden People’s Theatre

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE – William Shakespeare
Action to the Word / Camden People’s Theatre

ROMEO & JULIET – William Shakespeare
Action to the Word / AbbeyFest, London

SHAKESPEARE SHORTS: Or What’s In a Name?
Action to the Word / Edinburgh Fringe


Associate Credits Include:

STEPPING OUT
Theatre Royal Bath
Associate to Maria Friedman

OLIVER!
Grange Park Opera

BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM
West End

PETER GRIMES
Associate & Movement Director to Jeremy Sams
Grange Park Opera

HOPE – Scott Williams
Royal Court, Liverpool

LA PERICHOLE
Associate Director to Jeremy Sams
Garsington Opera

THE WIZARD OF OZ
Assistant Director to Jeremy Sams
Really Useful Group / London Palladium

Call Simon to discuss Alexandra or other Directors

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