Christopher Shutt

Christopher Shutt trained at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School

For the National: Paradise, Romeo and Juliet (television film), HansardPeter GyntTop GirlsAntony and CleopatraJulieJohn, Twelfth Night, Here We Go, The Beaux’ Stratagem, Man and Superman, James I, James II, From Morning to Midnight, The Effect, Strange Interlude, Timon of Athens, War Horse, The White Guard, Burnt by the Sun, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, Happy Days, Not About Nightingales, Machinal.

In London's West End: The Winter’s Tale, Romeo and Juliet, The Entertainer, The Father, Oppenheimer

On Broadway: All My Sons, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui

Other theatre includes: Four Quartets in Bath and on tour; Timon of Athens in Washington DC and New York; The Two Gentlemen of Verona, Wendy & Peter Pan, Twelfth Night, The Comedy of Errors, The Tempest, King Lear, Romeo & Juliet, King John, Oppenheimer and Much Ado About Nothing for the RSC; Knives in Hens, Saint Joan, Faith Healer, Privacy, The Same Deep Water As Me, Philadelphia, Here I Come!, Piaf, The Man Who Had All the Luck and Hecuba at the Donmar; The Twilight Zone, The TreatmentRuined and Judgement Day at the Almeida; Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp, ear for eye, a profoundly affectionate, passionate devotion to someone, Escaped Alone, The Sewing Group, hang, Aunt Dan and Lemon, Free Outgoing, Serious Money, Road and Love and Information (also in New York) at the Royal Court; Hamlet at the Barbican; King Hedley at Stratford East; Bull, The Caretaker and Crave/4:48 Psychosis at Sheffield Crucible; Little Otik and The Bacchae for National Theatre of Scotland; A Disappearing Number, The Elephant Vanishes, Mnemonic and Street of Crocodiles for Complicité; Macbeth at Manchester International Festival and at the Armory New York; Playboy of the Western World and All About My Mother at the Old Vic; Wild at Hampstead; The Seagull at Regent’s Park; The Merchant of Venice at Shakespeare’s Globe; The Father at the Ustinov Studio, Bath; Julius Caesar and Good at the Royal Exchange; Man of Aran for Druid; Country Girls and House of Special Purpose at Chichester; Desire Under the Elms and Blasted at Lyric Hammersmith; Thyestes at the Arcola; Shoes at Sadler’s Wells; Drum Belly at the Abbey, Dublin; Far Away and A Midsummer Night's Dream at Bristol Old Vic.

Romeo & Juliet

Love and Information – New York Drama Desk and Lucille Lortel nominations

Mnemonic – New York Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Sound Design

Not About Nightingales – New York Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Sound Design

Coram Boy – Olivier nomination

War Horse – Tony and New York Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Sound Design; Olivier nomination

The Father – Olivier nomination

Hamlet (Barbican) – Olivier nomination

Piaf – Olivier nomination

Every Good Boy Deserves Favour – Olivier nomination

A Disappearing Number – Evening Standard Theatre Award

John – Broadway World Award

(Updated April 2022)