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Donato Wharton


Donato Wharton trained at Central School of Speech and Drama.


For the National: Grenfell: in the words of survivorsUnder Milk Wood and Three Sisters

Other productions include: Eureka Day and A Number at the Old Vic; Force Majeure and Appropriate at the Donmar Warehouse; White Noise at the Bridge; Phädra, in Flammen and Anatomie eines Suizids at the Berliner Ensemble, Berlin; (Kein) Weltuntergang at the Schaubühne, Berlin; Norma Jeane Baker of Troy at the Shed, New York; La maladie de la mort at Théâtre des Bouffes du Nord, Paris and on European tour; De meiden (also at Festival d’Avignon) and Uit het leven van marionetten at Toneelgroep Amsterdam; Der Kirschgarten, Bluets, Schlafende Männer, 4.48 Psychose, Reisende auf einem Bein, Glückliche Tage and Alles Weitere kennen Sie aus dem Kino at Deutsches Schauspielhaus Hamburg; The Body Remembers for Fuel; On the Exhale for Traverse (also for Audible); and Playing Cards 2: Hearts (as co-designer) for Ex Machina.


Donato Wharton’s music has been published on the City Centre Offices and Serein label.

Donato Wharton teaches sound design and production at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. (Link opens in new window. The National Theatre is not affiliated with external links)


(Published June 2023)