Richard III

Richard Fitch / ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

Richard trained at the Young Vic and the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts.

Directing includes:
24 Hour Plays (Old Vic Theatre), A Kid Like Jake (The TS Eliot US/UK Exchange, Old Vic Theatre), Land’s End (Birmingham REP), Young Writers Programme Showcase (Lyric Hammersmith), Buro Four Event (With Old Vic Theatre), Pangaea (Workshop with Vicky Graham Productions), Last Man on the Heygate (Lyric Hammersmith), The Hour of Feeling (HighTide Festival with Public Theater, New York), The Welsh Atlantis (Latitude Festival) and The Boy Who Lived Down the Lane (Riverside Studios & Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, Singapore). He has directed workshops at Birmingham REP, The Old Vic, HighTide and IdeasTap.

Assistant, Associate and Resident Directing includes:
URINETOWN: The Musical (St James Theatre), Jack and the Beanstalk (Lyric Hammersmith), 24 Hour Plays Celebrity Gala & 24 Hour Musicals Celebrity Gala (Old Vic Theatre), Island (National Theatre & UK Tour), Bottleneck (Edinburgh), Clockwork (HighTide Festival Theatre), Jack and the Beanstalk (Watford Palace Theatre), Four Nights in Knaresborough (Southwark Playhouse), The Marriage of Figaro (The Watermill Theatre), Lakeboat and Prairie du Chien (Arcola Theatre), The Machine Gunners (Polka Theatre), Double Falsehood(The Union Theatre & New Players Theatre – West End Transfer & TimeOut Critics Choice), The Captive(Finborough Theatre) and The Great British Country Fete(The Bush Theatre & National Tour). Workshops include The Changeling, After Miss Julie (Young Vic), Island and Jacob’s Death (NT Studio).

He is former Resident Assistant Director of HighTide Festival Theatre and Recipient of the Sir Paul McCartney Human Spirit Award.