THEATRE DIRECTOR

Bryony is Joint Artistic Director of Manchester Royal Exchange.


Directing: WUTHERING HEIGHTS (Royal Exchange), ENOUGH (Traverse Theatre), ADIEU (Royal Exchange), QUEENS OF THE COAL AGE (Royal Exchange), CHICKEN SOUP (Sheffield Crucible), NOTHING (Royal Exchange), TRADE (Young Vic), WEALD (The Finborough in association with The Royal Exchange), OPERATION CRUCIBLE (Sheffield Crucible, 59e59, UK Tour), BITCH BOXER (Soho Theatre & UK Tour), CHAPEL STREET (UK Tour), THE ALTITUDE BROTHERS (Ovalhouse, UK Tour), BOYS WILL BE BOYS (National Theatre), DOCTOR FAUSTUS (St Mary's, Paddington), MACBETH (Hornsey Town Hall), YOU & ME (Greenwich Theatre & UK Tour), PERFFECTION (Zoo Roxy).


As Associate/ Staff Director: LABOUR OF LOVE dir. Jeremy Herrin (Headlong/Michael Grandage Company, West End), SALOMÉ dir Yaël Farber (National Theatre), OBSERVE THE SONS OF ULSTER MARCHING TOWARDS THE SOMME dir. Jeremy Herrin (Headlong, Abbey Theatre, UK Tour), OUR COUNTRY’S GOOD dir. Nadia Fall (National Theatre), THE SKRIKER dir. Sarah Frankcom (Royal Exchange), THE GRUFFALO’S CHILD adapt. Tall Stories (UK tour, US tour), HAMLET dir. Sarah Frankcom (Royal Exchange), AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS dir. Theresa Heskins (Royal Exchange, New Vic).


Awards:

2017 Manchester Theatre Award - NOTHING – Royal Exchange

2016 Genesis Future Director’s Award – TRADE – Young Vic

2015 Off West End nomination - OPERATION CRUCIBLE – Best Director

2015 BBC Performing Arts Legacy Fund – WEALD – Performed At Finborough Theatre

2014 Clonmel Festival Theatre Award - BITCH BOXER – Clonmel Junction Festival

2014 Best Theatre Award - BITCH BOXER – Adelaide Fringe Festival

2013 Arch Angel Award -YOU AND ME – Brighton Fringe Festival

2013 BBC Performing Arts Fellowship – Royal Exchange