Dawn Walton

Director

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Film, TV & Theatre

Assistant: Charlotte Edwards

Film, TV & Theatre

With more than 20 years in the industry Dawn began her directing career at the Royal Court Theatre. She is Founder, and former Artistic Director and Chief Executive, of Eclipse Theatre, the UK's principal Black-led national production company.

In Development

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Hampstead Theatre

60th Anniversary Season

Theatre

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2020

Schaub├╝hne, Berlin / Public Theater, New York

2020

Theatre Royal Stratford East / Belgrade Theatre / UK Tour

RED DUST ROAD

2019

National Theatre Scotland / EIF / Home Mancs

BLACK MEN WALKING

2019

Eclipse / Royal Court (Jerwood Theatre Upstairs) / Royal Exchange / UK Tour

Nominated for UK Theatre Award for Best New Play and Writer's Guild Award for Best Play

THE PRICESS AND THE HUSTLER

2019

Eclipse / Bristol Old Vic / UK Tour

SALT

2019

Royal Court (Jerwood Theatre Upstairs) / Summerhall / Theatre Bristol / Yorkshire Festival

WINNER of The Stage Edinburgh Award, Total Theatre Award for Experimentation, Innovation and Playing with Form and Filipa Braganca Award for Best Female Solo Performance

A RAISIN IN THE SUN

2016

Eclipse / Crucible Theatre / UK Tour

Nominated for UK Theatre Award for Best Touring Production

ONE MONKEY DON'T STOP NO SHOW

2013

Eclipse / Tricycle Theatre / UK Tour

LYRICAL FEATA: THE LETTER

2013

Sadlers Wells

With Jonzi D

MICHAEL X

2010

Eclipse / Tabernacle / Rich Mix

THERE'S ONLY ONE WAYNE MATTHEWS

2010

Crucible Theatre

THE HOUNDING OF DAVID OLUWALE

2009

Eclipse / West Yorkshire Playhouse

Nominated for TMA Award for Best Director

OXFORD STREET

2006

Royal Court (Jerwood Theatre Upstairs)

Nominated for Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre

THE MADRAS HOUSE

2005

RADA

93.2FM

2005

Royal Court (Jerwood Theatre Upstairs) / UK Tour

TV NATION

2004

Unclassified

EFFIE MAY

2004

Oval House

URBAN LEGEND

2004

Liverpool Everyman

WINNERS

2004

Young Vic

SERGERANT MUSGRAVES DANCE

2004

Corbett Theatre

GLOW

2003

Theatre Centre / UK Tour

BALM IN GILEAD

2003

Corbett Theatre

RAMPAGE

2002

Royal Court

THE CHANGELING

2002

Mamamissi Productions / Southwark Playhouse

STRINGS

2001

Clean Break / Soho

WORKERS WRITES

2001

Royal Court

THE BLACKS

2001

Young Vic

OF MICE AND MEN

2001

Southwark Playhouse

DRAG-ON

2000

Royal Court

THE SHINING

1998

Royal Court

SPLINTERS

1998

Talawa / Lyric Theatre

Film

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SAMUELS TROUSERS

2019

Director

10BY10

2012

Director and Producer

A series of 10 short film dramas, now a featured collection on Digital Theatre Plus

BABYDOLL

2012

Director

A BLUES FOR NIA

2012

Director

BLACK MAGIC

2012

Director

BROWN WIDOW

2012

Director

MUSIC IN THE BONES

2012

Director

OMAR

2012

Director

PARKING WARS

2012

Director

PERFUME

2012

Director

RAGE

2012

Director

TWO TONE

2012

Director

Radio

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THE LAST FLAG

2018

BBC Radio 4

Developer and Director

Other

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WHITE OPEN SPACES

2019

Co-Producer and Director

Podcast: 6 Audio Dramas