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Mick Gordon

Director

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St John Donald
Assistant: Rachel Hopkin
+44 (0) 20 3214 0928
About

Mick is a director, playwright and essayist. He is Artistic Director of Aarhus Teater in Denmark.  Previously he was Artistic Director of On Theatre and On Film, Trevor Nunn's Associate Director at the Royal National Theatre and was Director of the National's Transformation Season. He was Artistic Director of the Gate Theatre from 1998-2000. He has written eight plays. These and his latest essays are published by Oberon Books.

Awards include the Critics Circle Award for Most Promising Newcomer and the Peter Brook Award for Most Outstanding Theatre . He graduated from Oxford with first class honours.

Theatre
ProductionCompanyNotes
GHOSTS
(2012)
Aarhus Theatre DenmarkDirector
UNCLE VANYA
(2012)
Lyric Theatre, BelfastDirector
SWEENEY TODD
(2011)
Aarhus Theatre DenmarkDirector
BEA
(2010)
On Theatre at Soho TheatreWriter/Director
TRANSLATIONS
(2010)
The Curve Theatre LeicesterDirector
THE TEMPEST
(2010)
The Oxford Shakespeare CompanyDirector
PRESSURE DROP
(2010)
The Wellcome TrustWriter
Music by Billy Bragg
THE HOME PLACELyric, BelfastBy Brian Friel
THE RIDE OF YOUR LIFE
(2009)
Polka TheatreWriter/Director
ARE WE NEARLY THERE YET?Polka TheatreBy Mick Gordon
Writer/ Director
ON EMOTIONSoho TheatreWriter/ Director
DEEP CUT
(2008)
Sherman Theatre, CardiffDirector
ON RELIGION
(2008)
Europalia Festival, BrussellsDirector
ON DEATH
(2008)
Wellcome CollectionWriter/ Director
GRACE
(2008)
MCC for Loretel Theatre, New YorkAdaptation of ON RELIGION starring Lynn Redgrave
Director: Joseph Hardy
DANCING AT LUGHNASA
(2007)
Lyric, BelfastDirector
GRIMM TALES
(2007)
Dusko Radovic, BelgradeDirector
ON RELIGION
(2006)
Soho TheatreWriter/ Director
OPTIC TRILOGY
(2006)
Dramatan, StockholmDIrector
WINNERS, LOSERS
(2006)
Strindberg Theatre, StockholmDIrector
WAR
(2006)
Strindberg Theatre, StockholmDirector
ON EGO
(2005)
Soho TheatreWorld Premiere
NESTA DREAM TIME AWARD 2005
(2005)
A PLAY IN SWEDISH, ENGLISH AND ITALIAN
(2005)
Dramatan Elverket, StockholmWorld Premiere
THE REAL THING
(2004)
Strindberg Theatre, StockholmDirector
ON LOVE IN UZBEKISTAN
(2004)
Writer/ Director
BETRAYAL
(2003)
Strindberg Theatre StockholmDirector
NADA PROJECT
(2003)
BelgradeVisiting Director
A PRAYER FOR OWEN MEANY
(2002)
Lyttelton Theatre, RNTAdaptation from John Irving novel.
World Premiere
Director
LE PUB!
(2001)
Lyttelton Theatre, RNTby Serge Valetti, translated by Richard Bean.
World Premiere
Director
MONKEY
(1999)
Young Vicby Mick Gordon and Colin Teevan.
World Premiere.
Director
THE WALLS
(1999)
Cottesloe Theatre, RNTby Colin Teevan.
World Premiere
Director
TRUST
(1999)
Royal CourtWorld Premiere
Director
MAD-DOG
(1999)
Belfast Old Courthouseby Gary Mitchell.
World Premiere
Director
CLOSER
(1999)
Producciones Teatrales Alejandroby Patrick Marber
Director
* ACE Award Best Producton
ART
(1999)
Blanca Podesta, Buenos Airesby Yasmina Reza
Director
* ACE Award Best Production
MY FAIR LADY
(1999)
Producciones Teatrales AlejandroDirector
LOVE'S WORK
(1998)
by Mick Gordon.
World premiere
Director
MARATHON
(1998)
by Eduardo Erba.
UK premiere
Director
SALOME - OSCAR WILDE
(1998)
(co-production with the Nationalby Oscar Wilde, adaptation by Mick Gordon.
Director
UNE TEMPETE
(1998)
by Aime Cesair.
UK premiere.
Director
VOLUNTEERS - BRIAN FRIEL
(1998)
by Brian Friel.
UK premiere
INTIMATE DEATH
(1998)
Adapted by Mick Gordon from Marie de Hennezel’s book, La Mort Intime.
Director
ART
(1993)
David Pugh Ltd,by Yasmina Reza
Directed re-cast of Matthew Warchus’ production
MEASURE FOR MEASURE
(1993)
English Touringby William Shakespeare
Director
HAMLET
(1993)
National Theatre Studio, 1996by William Shakespeare
Director
HENRY IV, PARTS I & II
(1993)
English Touring Theatreby William Shakespeare
Assistant Director
ARABIAN NIGHTS
(1993)
Battersea Arts Centre, 1995Director
THE PROMISE
(1993)
Battersea Arts Centreby Arbuzov
Director
THE SOLDIER'S TALE
(1993)
Theatre ArtaudFor the Institut Francais
Director
LA TRAVIATA - VERDIHolland Park Festival, 1995
LA CENERENTOLA - ROSSINIHolland Park Festival
TOSCA - PUCCINIEpsom Playhouse, 1994
COSI FAN TUTTE - MOZARTEuropean Chamber Opera,(Directed and Designed)
RIGOLETTO - VERDIEuropean Chamber Opera:
THE TELEPHONE - MINOTTIEuropean Chamber Opera
CINDERELLAWNO, 1993(Assistant Director)
ALICE IN WONDERLAND -Greenwich Park and the(Devised and Directed)
Jazz Musical
JUNGLE TOWN -Oxford Playhouse, 1993(Devised and Directed)
Jazz Musical
Other
ProductionCompanyNotes
RENARD - STRAVINSKYNational Youth Ballet
ON RELIGIONBBC Radio 4Radio adaptation of play by Mick Gordon & A.C Grayling
Adaptor/ Director
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