Loveday Ingram

Director

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Film, TV & Theatre

Assistant: Charlotte Edwards

Film, TV & Theatre

She is a theatre director and adapter who has directed plays in the West End, for the RSC and regionally throughout the UK and internationally, several of which have been nominated and won awards. These include her adaptation of The Rover for the RSC, My One and Only and Pal Joey for Chichester Festival Theatre, and Boston Marriage and Hysteria in Dublin. She was Associate Director at Chichester Festival Theatre for three years and has directed arts festivals.

Alongside theatre work she has produced, written and directed a short film with which was selected to represent Women’s Aid internationally for the campaign for Elimination of Violence Against Women in 2020 and has since been commissioned to adapt and direct a six-part TV series for SK Productions.

She was the original Assistant Director on the stage musical Mamma Mia. She has an MA in Classics and before working in theatre worked in marketing for the Financial Times.

In Development

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2022

Smith and Brant/ATG

UK Tour

BREWSTER'S MILLIONS

Storyhouse, Chester

Music by Harry Blake and Book by Hattie Naylor

BURN IT

SK Productions

Commission to adapt and direct six-part television series

DINNER WITH GROUCHO

Alison McKenna Productions

By Frank McGuinness
World Premiere

SHAKESPEARE DOCUMENTARY

Alaska Productions

With Joseph Fiennes and Robyn Charteris

WITH THESE HANDS

Platypus Productions

New musical based on works of Pam Ayers
Director and Dramaturg
Music by George Fenton and Book by Sarah Rutherford

Short Films

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2020

3 Wise Monkeys/Absolute Record Services/Fairwood Music

Music video for song by Ian Bartholomew
Writer, Producer and Director
Selected to represent Women's Aid international campaign for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Theatre

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2019

National Centre for the Performing Arts, China

2019

Storyhouse Chester

2017 - 2018

Liverpool Playhouse

By Ken Ludwig

2017

Storyhouse, Chester

2017

Theatre Severn

2016

Royal Shakespeare Company (Swan Theatre)

* * * * * Loveday Ingram’s glorious revival ... irresistible - FT

* * * * A bittersweet, boisterous, saucy treat - The Times

* * * * ... burns with poetry and pathos - The Telegraph

* * * * ... revived with gusto by Loveday Ingram - The Guardian

2013

Nottingham Playhouse & Theatre Royal York

YOUNG HEARTS FESTIVAL

2013

Iscoyd Park

Artistic Director

2013

Park Theatre

Opening production of the theatre

OUTLYING ISLANDS

Theatre Royal Bath

By David Greig
Venue Magazine Critics' Choice Best Production South West 2006

HYSTERIA

B*Spoke Theatre Company

By Terry Johnson
Winner of The Irish Times' Award for Best Design. Nominated for The Irish Times' Award for Best Actress.

ROCKABY

Gate Theatre, Dublin/Barbican

Beckett Centenary Festival

BOSTON MARRIAGE

B*Spoke Theatre Company

By David Mamet
Nominated for The Irish Times' Award for Best Production and Best Actress

WHEN HARRY MET SALLY

Theatre Royal Haymarket/James Tod Productions

Screenplay by Nora Ephron, stage adaptation by Marcy Kahan.
Starring Luke Perry & Alyson Hannigan and later Michael Landes & Molly Ringwald

DEAD FUNNY

Chichester Festival Theatre - Minerva

By Terry Johnson

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

Royal Shakespeare Company International Tour

BEDROOM FARCE

Albery Theatre/Michael Codron Productions

By Alan Ayckbourn

MY ONE AND ONLY

Piccadilly Theatre/ATG

Nominated for Evening Standard Award 2002.
Nominated for 4 Olivier Awards 2003 and for Barclays Best Musical Award

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

Royal Shakespeare Company

THREE SISTERS

Chichester Festival Theatre

MY ONE AND ONLY

Chichester Festival Theatre

Nominated for Barclays Best Musical Award.

LETTICE AND LOVAGE

Theatre Royal Bath

By Peter Shaffer

THE MESSIAH

National Theatre of Brent/Bush Theatre

THE BLUE ROOM

Theatre Royal Haymarket

HYSTERIA

Chichester Festival Theatre - Minerva

By Terry Johnson

PAL JOEY

Chichester Festival Theatre

Nominated for TMA Best Musical Award
Later transferred from Minverva Theatre to Main House

THE BLUE ROOM

Chichester Festival Theatre

INSIGNIFICANCE

Chichester Festival Theatre - Minerva

By Terry Johnson

Opera

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ALL ABOUT LOVE

Linbury Studio, Royal Opera House

VANESSA

Lyric Hammersmith

British premiere of Samuel Barber's opera.

RAPE OF LUCRETIA

BAC