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Júlia Levai

For the National:


Júlia Levai trained at LAMDA.


For the National Theatre: Dear Octopus

Other theatre includes: as director, Smoke at Southwark Playhouse; We’ll Be Who We Are at the Vault Festival; Machinal at St Mary’s University; Northern Girls for Pilot Theatre; Did I Wake You? for the Young Vic; Sweeties for Theatre503; The Prince of Homburg at Space Arts Centre and LAMDA; There Has Possibly Been an Incident at the Blue Elephant; and Mr Saxon’s at Edinburgh Fringe; as assistant director includes All’s Well That Ends Well for the RSC; Hope Has a Happy Meal at the Royal Court; Nora: A Doll’s House at the Young Vic; L’Illusion Comique at the National Theatre, Belgrade; The Bone Sparrow at York Theatre Royal and on UK tour; and Filthy / Rich for Mountview


Júlia Levai received an MGCFutures bursary in 2021 and was supported by Projekt Europa as part of Projekt Elevate in 2022. She is a script reader for the National Theatre Studio, Royal Court’s Living Archive, Women’s Prize for Playwriting, Papatango and the Bruntwood Prize. She is also a Mentor Director for National Theatre Connections.


(Published February 2024.)