Ben Anderson

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Director
Theatre
Yesterday's Dreams
by Alexander Knott
Katzcratch
Katzpace
2019 - 2020Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Potted Panto
Richard Hurst
Seabright Productions
Southwark Playhouse
2019Director
Theatre
Jerker
by Robert Chesley
King's Head Theatre/ Making Productions
King's Head Theatre
2019Director
Theatre
Keys
by Philip Gill
Philip Gill
Lion and Unicorn Theatre
2019Company Stage Manager
Theatre
Trainspotting Live
Adam Speadbury-Maher
Seabright Productions/ King's Head Theatre
EICC
2019Director
Theatre
A Bench At The Edge
by Luigi Jannuzzi
Theatre of Heaven and Hell
The King's Arms, Salford
2018Assistant Director
Opera
Le Nozze di Figaro
Sir Thomas Allen
Royal College of Music
Britten Theatre
2018Director
Theatre
Steep Themselves in NightJude Taylor
The Other Palace
2018Director
Theatre
Minibeasts
by Simon James
Cuckoo Bang
Streatham Space Project
2018Director
Theatre
A Bench at The EdgeTheatre of Heaven and Hell
The Hen and Chickens
2018Associate Director
Theatre
Trainspotting Live
Adam Spreadbury-Maher
King's Head Theatre/ In Your Face Theatre
The Vaults
2018Assistant Director
Theatre
(sorry)
Jennifer Davis
The King's Head Theatre
The Box, Assembly
2018Assistant Director
Opera
The Locked Room/ The Lighthouse
Stephen Unwin
Royal College of Music
Britten Theatre
2018Assistant Director
Theatre
Sex With Robots and Other Devices by Nessah Muthy
Bobby Brook
Cloakroom Theatre
King's Head Theatre
2017 - 2018Assistant Director
Theatre
King Tut: A Pyramid Panto
John Savournin
Charles Court Opera
King's Head Theatre
2017Director
Theatre
Bazaar And Rummage by Sue TownsendOff The Rocks
2017Assistant Director
Opera
Tosca
Adam Spreadbury-Maher
The King's Head Theatre
King's Head Theatre
2017Assistant Director
Theatre
Outlaws to In-Laws by Various
Mary Franklin
Making Productions
King's Head Theatre
2015Director
Theatre
Two
by Jim Cartwright
On The Rocks Festival
Aikman's Bar
2015Director
Theatre
Bear Hug by Rory MackenzieMermaids Theatre
Paradise in The Vault
2014 - 2015President
Theatre
Mermaids: The University of St Andrews Performing Arts FundThe University of St Andrews
2014Director
Theatre
Newton's Cauldron by Tim FoleyThe Catherine's Club
Paradise in The Vault
2014Director
Theatre
Gallathea by John LylyMermaids Theatre
The Barron Theatre
2013Director
Theatre
The Goddess of Walnuts by Tim FoleyThe Catherine's Club
Paradise in The Vault
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2019SpringboardYoung Vic Theatre
    2018Trainee Resident Director ProgrammeKing's Head Theatre
    2015MA (hons) Art History and English LiteratureUniversity of St Andrews

    Additional Skills

    - Able to read music

    - Workshop Leading (Ages 7+)

    - Arts Award leader up to Silver level

    - Graphic Design

    - Photography

    Industry Awards

    - Long listed for the Peter Hall Emerging Artist Fellowship, 2019

    About me

    Freelance Theatre Director, interested in new writing and critical revivals with a contemporary resonance.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Years in industry
    • 1 to 3 years
    Company Experience
    • Immersive Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Drama
    • Fringe
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Opera
    • Pantomime
    Interested in
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Driving Licences
    • Standard