Lucy Jane Atkinson


Lucy is an experienced and exciting young director and a graduate of LAMDA’s Post Graduate Director’s course. Her work focusses on new writing, including musical theatre, devising and immersive theatre and in 2018 she was named as number 1 on The Stage’s Top Talents To Watch. Lucy directed A HUNDRED WORDS FOR SNOW by Tatty Hennessy at the Vaults 2018 before its UK tour and transfer to the Trafalgar Studios in 2019 where it received 4 Offie nominations including Best Director and Best New Play. At the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival Lucy directed Sheila Atim’s debut play ANGUIS (BBC Art’s, Avalon) and her production of VESPERTILIO will transfer from the Vaults Festival to the Dublin Fringe in September 2019. She is developing a host of new plays with an eclectic mix of some of the UK’s most exciting up-and-coming playwrights.

Selected credits: Anguis, Phoenix, The Lost Art Of Lost Art (Edinburgh Fringe), A Hundred Words For Snow (Trafalgar Studios), Vespertilio, A Hundred Words For Snow, Cause, Secondbests, Testament (VAULT Festival), Oil And Matter (Bunker theatre), Cov (Old Red Lion), Boom (Lindbury Studio), Albert’s Boy (Brighton Fringe), The Enchantment (HERE Arts Centre, New York), The One (York Lane Art Collective, Ontario).

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