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Max Webster

Director

Agent

Simon Blakey

Max was the inaugural Baylis Director at the Old Vic and is now an Associate Director at the theatre.

Theatre/Opera credits as director include:

THE MERRY WIDOW                                                         2019
ENO

THE SEA OF FERTILITY                                                  Current
Parco, Japan

AS YOU LIKE IT   
Regents Park Open Air Theatre

FANNY AND ALEXANDER
Based on Ingmar Bergman’s classic film
An original commission by the Old Vic being adapted by Stephen Beresford

THE JUNGLE BOOK
Northampton & Fiery Angel
Adapted by Jessica Swale
UK Tour

COVER MY TRACKS  
Old Vic

THE WINTER’S TALE
Edinburgh Lyceum

THE TWITS
Northampton Royal & Derngate

KING LEAR        
Northampton Royal & Derngate / ATG UK Tour
Starring Michael Pennington

THE LORAX
Adapted by David Greig
Old Vic Theatre, London

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING                                          
The Globe Theatre
Re-mount for a world tour

MARY STUART                                                                         
PARCO – Japan

OPERA HIGHLIGHTS TOUR                                               
The Scottish Opera

JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH                                     
West Yorkshire Playhouse

SHOSTAKOVICH’S HAMLET       
City of London Sinfonia

TWELFTH NIGHT                                                                   
Regents Park Open Air Theatre

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING                                         
The Globe Theatre
UK Tour

ORLANDO                                                                                   
Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

MY GENERATION                                                                    
West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

THE SHAPE OF THE IMPOSSIBLE by Sonia Hughes
Shed, National Theatre

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD     
Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

MY YOUNG AND FOOLISH HEART
Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

SKEWERED SNAILS
Iron Oxide & Southbank Centre

ANNA KARENINA
Arcola Theatre, London

THE CHALK CIRCLE
Aarohan Theatre, Kathmandu & International tour

PROSPERO & ARIEL
Workshop: National Theatre Studio

SENSE
Company of Angels & Southwark Playhouse

LONGING FOR DARKNESS
Havana Theatre Festival, Cuba & International tour

CARNIVAL UNDER THE RAINBOW
Hilton Arts Festival, South Africa & National tour

MUSTARD
Company of Angels & Soho Theatre Studio

FEAST KAKULU
Hilton Arts Festival, South Africa & National tour

FINISTERRE
Theatre503  & Young Vic Genesis

EL MONO
El Cooperacion, Buenos Aires, Argentina

CARNIVAL STREET OPERAS                                       
English Touring Opera, Education

 

Languages:
Fluent: French;
Conversational: German, Italian, Nepali


Education
L’Ecole Jacques Lecoq, Paris – Professional Acting Diploma
L’Ecole Jacques Lecoq, Paris – Set Design
Trinity College, Cambridge – Degree in English Literature, 1st Class

Represented in collaboration with Katie Haines

 

  1. Orlando - Manchester Royal Exchange

Call Simon to discuss Max or other Directors

+44 (0)20 7727 1346