Charles Balfour

For the National: The Corn is GreenRutherford and Son and Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom 

In London's West End: Get Up Stand Up! The Bob Marley StoryWho’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Queen AnneThe Kite RunnerMojoRichard IIIPosh and Through the Leaves.

Other productions include: Romeo and JulietA Museum in BaghdadMiss LittlewoodThe Seven Acts of MercyA Midsummer Night’s DreamThe AlchemistQueen AnneHecubaThe Christmas Truce and I’ll Be the Devil for the RSC; Our Lady of Kibeho at Stratford East and the Royal, Northampton; The Pride of Miss Jean Brodie at the Donmar; The Suppliant Women and The Events at the Young Vic and New York Theatre Workshop; The River (also on Broadway), Choir BoyChicken Soup with BarleyNow or Later and The Ugly One at the Royal Court; The Accrington Pals and Orlando at the Royal Exchange; Angels in America for Headlong;  and HairWoyzeck and Blood of Angels at the Gate, Notting Hill.

Opera includes: War Requiem at the English National Opera; La bohème and La traviata in Basel; Sadko and Carmen at Flanders Opera; La bianca notte in Hamburg; OperaShots and La voix humaine at the Royal Opera House; and Zbigniew Preisner’s Silence, Night and Dreams at the Acropolis, Athens.

Dance includes: over 30 pieces with the Richard Alston Dance Company plus works with Wayne McGregor, Aletta Collins, Rambert, Martin Lawrance and Rosemary Butcher.


(Updated April 2022)

Phaedra (Olivier Award Nomination)