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Jonathan Munby



Katie Haines

In Development:

THE TAXIDERMIST’S DAUGHTER, by Kate Moss (Chichester Festival Theatre)

WENDY & PETER PAN, by Ella Hickson (Bunkamura Tokyo)

MACBETH,  RSC/ Beijing Repertory Theatre

FIRST LIGHT (Film adaptation) by Mark Hayhurst


Most Recent Credits Include:

AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, starring Shinichi Tsutsumi
Bunkamura Cocoon Theatre

KING LEAR, starring Ian McKellen
Duke of York’s Theatre, West End
Nominated for BEST REVIVAL at the 2019 Olivier Awards

Chichester Festival Theatre

FROZEN, by Bryony Lavery
Starring Suranne Jones and Jason Watkins
Haymarket Theatre, West End

KING LEAR (Chichester Festival Theatre) 2017
Starring Ian McKellen

KING KONG: LEGEND OF A BOXER (Fugard Theatre, Cape Town) 2017
South Africa Naledi Theatre Awards – WINNER Best Director
Fleur du Cap South Africa Theatre Awards – NOMINATED Best Director

THE CRUCIBLE (Cocoon Theatre, Tokyo) October 2016

ALL THE ANGELS (Wanamaker Playhouse) 2016
Revival of 2015 production

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE (Shakespeare’s Globe) 2015 and International Tour 2016
Starring Jonathan Pryce

OTHELLO (Chicago Shakespeare Company) 2016

WENDY & PETER PAN (Royal Shakespeare Theatre) 2015, 2013


(Recorded for transmission BBC Radio 3) 2015

(Fugard Theatre SA/Hampstead Studio) 2014

ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA (Shakespeare’s Globe) Starring Eve Best and Clive Wood 2014

TWELFTH NIGHT (Sheffield Theatres)  2014
Winner of Best Touring Production UK Theatre Awards

THÉRÈSE RAQUIN (Theatre Royal Bath) Starring Alison Steadman and Pippa Nixon 2014

MEASURE FOR MEASURE (Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington) 2013

JULIUS CAESAR (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre) 2013

ROMEO AND JULIET (Akasaka Act Theatre, Tokyo & Theatre Brava, Osaka) 2012

THE RECOMMENDATION (Old Globe, San Diego) 2012

THE WINTER’S TALE (Guthrie Theatre, Minneapolis) 2011

‘TIS A PITY SHE’S A WHORE (West Yorkshire Playhouse) 2011

COMPANY (Sheffield Theatres) Starring Daniel Evans 2011
Nominated for Best Musical Production UK Theatre Awards

THE PRINCE OF HOMBURG (Donmar Warehouse) Starring Charlie Cox 2010

A NUMBER (Menier Chocolate Factory) 2010 & (Sheffield Theatres) 2006
Nominated for a What’sOnStage Theatregoers Choice for Best Regional and Best Off-West End Production

THE DOG IN THE MANGER (Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington) 2009
Nominated for the ‘Outstanding Director’ Helen Hayes Award

LIFE IS A DREAM Starring Dominic West (Donmar Warehouse) 2009

SERIOUS MONEY (Birmingham Repertory Theatre) 2009

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM (Shakespeare’s Globe) 2008
Nominated for a What’sOnStage Best Shakespearean Production) 

THE WHITE DEVIL (Menier Chocolate Factory) 2008
Nominated for a What’sOnStage Theatregoers Choice for best Off-West End Production

24 HOUR PLAYS (Old Vic) 2008

HENRY V (Royal Exchange Manchester) 2007

SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER (Birmingham Repertory Theatre) 2007

Goldoni’s MIRANDOLINA (Royal Exchange Theatre) 2006

THE CANTERBURY TALES (RSC, Washington, USA & West End – 1 of 3 directors) 2006

NAKAMITSU (The Gate Theatre, Notting Hill) 2006

TARTUFFE (Watermill Theatre & Tour) 2006

NOISES OFF (Kreegar Theatre, Washington) 2006

THE ANNIVERSARY Starring Sheila Hancock (Garrick Theatre) 2005

THE COMEDY OF ERRORS (Sheffield Theatres) 2005

THE GENTLEMAN FROM OLMEDO (Watermill Theatre) 2004

THE VENETIAN TWINS (Watermill Theatre) 2004

JOHN BULL’S OTHER ISLAND (Lyric, Belfast) 2004

BIRD CALLS (Sheffield Theatres) 2003-2004

THE TRIUMPH OF LOVE (Watermill Theatre) 2003


DANCING AT LUGHNASA (Watermill Theatre & Greenwich Theatre) 2002

MADNESS IN VALENCIA (Royal Shakespeare Company) 2001

BED SHOW (Bristol Old Vic) 2000

GILGAMESH (National Theatre Studio)



CARMEN (Opera Holland Park) 2010

DON GIOVANNI (English Touring Opera) 2008

SWEETNESS AND BADNESS (Welsh National Opera’s Max project) 2006


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