Jonathan Kent

Jonathan Kent was Joint Artistic Director of the Almeida (1990 – 2002), which he founded as a fulltime producing theatre.

For the National: Young Chekhov, Emperor and Galilean, Oedipus, The False Servant, Mother Courage and her Children, Le Cid

In London's West End: Gypsy, Sweeney Todd, Private Lives, Britannicus, Plenty, Medea, Naked, As You Desire Me, The Country Wife, The Sea, Marguerite, Good People

On Broadway: Medea, Hamlet, Faith Healer, Man of La Mancha

Other work in theatre includes: When We Dead Awaken, All for Love, Chatsky, The Showman, The School for Wives, Gangster No 1, Tartuffe, The Life of Galileo, The Rules of the Game, Ivanov, The Government Inspector, Naked, The Tempest, Hamlet, Richard II, Coriolanus, Phèdre, Britannicus, Lulu, Platonov, King Lear, A Month in the Country, Sweeney Todd, Private Lives, Long Day's Journey into Night, Hamlet, Hecuba

Opera: Elektra, Die Frau ohne Schatten, The Fairy Queen, Tosca, Manon Lescaut, A Child of Our Time, The Flying Dutchman, Lucio Silla, Kát’a Kabanová, The Tempest, The Marriage of Figaro, The Letter, The Turn of the Screw, Don Giovanni, Hippolyte et Aricie

Gypsy – Olivier Award, Best revival; Olivier nomination, Best Director

 

(Published June 2016)