Bill Buckhurst


Bill’s theatre directing credits for Tooting Arts Club include: Sweeney Todd (West End, Harrington’s Pie and Mash Shop & Off-Broadway; Best Musical Off-West End Awards, Outstanding Revival of a Musical Lucille Lortel Awards, Best Musical Revival Off-Broadway Alliance, Best Off-Broadway Musical Theater Fans’ Choice Awards, Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Director of a Musical), Barbarians, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Tinderbox.

Directing credits for Shakespeare’s Globe include: Omeros, Hamlet (& International Tour), King Lear (& International Tour), Twelfth Night, Othello, The Merchant of Venice, Romeo & Juliet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Macbeth (Playing Shakespeare).

Other directing includes: Ghost Quartet (Boulevard); Assassins (Watermill, Nottingham Playhouse); Sweet Charity (Nottingham Playhouse); Much Ado About Nothing (StoryHouse Chester); The Selfish Giant (West End & Northampton Theatre Royal), Babette’s Feast (The Print Room); Sleeping Beauty (The Watermill); Hamlet, Much Ado About Nothing, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Stafford Festival Shakespeare); Riff Raff (Arcola); The Vegemite Tales (West End & Riverside Studios); Penetrator (Theatre503).

Feature film: Pond Life (Open Palm Films).

Short films include: King Lear, Richard II, The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare’s Globe “Complete Walk”).