Hannah Joss

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Baylis Assistant Director
Theatre
WoyzeckThe Old Vic
2017Director
Theatre
Carry On JaywickMurphy &Co/Kuleshov
Vault Festival
2016Assistant Director
Theatre
Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.
Erica Whyman
Royal Shakespeare Company
The Other Place/Traverse Edinburgh/Shoreditch Townhall
2016Director
Theatre
Carry On JaywickMurphy &Co/Kuleshov
South East Tour
2015Director
Theatre
Jaywick Sands: Research and DevelopmentMurphy & Co
Lakeside Theatre Essex/HighTide Festival Theatre
2015Assistant Director
Theatre
The Ladykillers
Lee Lyford
The Watermill Theatre
2015Assistant Director
Theatre
The Teacup Poisoner
Lee Lyford
The Egg, Theatre Royal Bath
2015Associate Director
Theatre
The AdventureBad Physics
National Tour/Lyric Hammersmith
2015Director
Theatre
Eigengrau by Penelope SkinnerStrip Theatre
Brighton Fringe Festival
2015Assistant Director
Theatre
Soho Young Playwrights
Joe Muprhy
Soho Theatre
Soho Theatre
2014 - 2015Director
Theatre
Treasure by Luke Barnes: Research and DevelopmentBad Physics / Only Connect
2015Director
Theatre
Skinny Legs by Dan Murphy: Rehearsed ReadingProducer Ashleigh Wheeler
Theatre Delicatessen
2014Director
Theatre
The 11th HourTheatre Royal Bath Young People's Theatre
The Egg,Theatre Royal Bath
2014Assistant Director
Theatre
IncognitoNabokov Theatre Company
Live Theatre/HighTide/Northwall/TheBush
2014Assistant Director
Theatre
The Darkening: Research and DevelopmentBad Physics
2014Director
Theatre
That MomentPintsized Productions
Crescent Arts, Belfast
2014Director
Theatre
Mixed DoublesMixed Doubles
Adelaide Fringe Festival/Canal Cafe Theatre, London/Brighton Fringe Festival
2013Director
Theatre
Talking To Alice: Research And DevelopmentOld Vic New Voices
OVNV Labs.
2013Director
Theatre
Mixed DoublesMixed Doubles
Canal Cafe Theatre
2013Director
Theatre
Rehearsed Reading: The Teenagers176
Theatre Delicatessen
2013Director
Theatre
Rapid Write Response: PolytheneTheatre 503
Theatre 503
2013Director
Theatre
Mixed DoublesMixed Doubles
Just The Tonic, Edinburgh
2013Director
Theatre
NewsRevueNewsrevue
The Canal Cafe Theatre
2013Director
Theatre
Line Up: Talking To AliceVertical Line
Greenwich Theatre
2013Director
Theatre
That MomentLiveWire Productions
RADA
2013Director
Theatre
Rehearsed Reading: Marlborough RoadAll Things Nice Productions
The Actors Centre
2012Director
Theatre
Writers Bloc: The Man With The Heart Of A PigWriters Bloc
The Old Red Lion
2012Assistant Director
Theatre
A Coalition CarolCanal Cafe Theatre
The Canal Cafe Theatre
2012Assistant Director
Theatre
DraculaSci Fan Live
Leicester Square Theatre
2011 - 2012Assistant Director
Theatre
Henry VTheatre Delicatessen
Marylebone Gardens/Latitude Festival
2012Director
Theatre
The Devil Inside HimSpellbound Productions
The White Bear Theatre
2012Director
Theatre
March, Protest! New Writing FestivalSpearshaker
Tara Arts Centre
2011Director
Theatre
CorpsingThe White Bear Theatre
The White Bear Theatre
2010Production Assistant
Theatre
Theatre Live!The Company Presents/Sky Arts
Sky Studios/The Orange Tree Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2011Postgraduate in Theatre DirectingMountview Academy of Theatre Arts
    2010Masters in Theatre DirectingUniversity of Kent
    2009BA Drama and Theatre StudiesUniversity of Kent

    Additional Skills

    Hannah has worked as a production assistant for two of the country's major media corporations. Firstly at Sky Arts for the theatre/television project Theatre Live! in which new writing was rehearsed at The Orange Tree Theatre and then transmitted live from the Sky Arts studios. And secondly at BBC Audio Books in Bath, where all work was produced in house.

    Industry Awards

    Mixed Doubles: Best New Sketch Act Finalist 2013

    Mixed Doubles won The People's Choice Award in Dave's Leicester Comedy shorts competition.

    The Devil Inside Him: Off West End Award nomination for Best Male Performance (Ralph Aiken)

    About me

    Hannah studied Drama and Theatre Studies at the University of Kent taking at Masters year in theatre directing in 2010. Hannah then went on to Mountview of Academy of Theatre Arts where she undertook a Post Graduate in Theatre Directing, graduating in August 2011.

    Directing credits whilst training: Not Not Not Not Not Enough Oxygen (Eliot Studio, UKC), Pornography (Lumley Studio, UKC), The Error of Their Ways(Karamel Klub/Mountview), Contractions (Karamel Club/Mountview) It Felt Empty When The Heart Went At First But It Is Alright Now (Cockpit Theatre/Mountview)

    Assistant Directing credits whilst training: The American Clock (Dir. Sean McLevey/Jacksons Lane/Mountview).

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 1 to 3 years
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Drama
    • Fringe
    • New Writing
    • Revue
    • Shakespeare
    • Tragedy
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)

    Professional Recommendations

    Adam Morley Director

    Hannah is a creative and talented assistant director / director...She has been wonderful to work with on my most recent production of Dracula. She knows how to work with large and experienced casts and is confident and bold in her approach. I am delighted to recommend her very highly for future productions.