John Gabriel Borkman


John Gabriel Borkman

Michael Pennington

Theatre includes: The Front Page at Chichester Festival Theatre; The Shawl at Crucible Theatre, Sheffield; What the Butler Saw on national tour; The Guardsman at Albery Theatre; Gross Indecency and Hamlet at Gielgud Theatre; The Misanthrope, Filumena, Waste, The Provok’d Wife, The Seagull and Anton Chekhov at The Old Vic; The Entertainer at Hampstead Theatre; Taking Sides at Criterion Theatre; Old Times and One for the Road at Dublin Festival; Gift of the Gorgon at Wyndham’s Theatre; The Real Thing at Strand Theatre; Crime and Punishment at Lyric Theatre; Strider, Venice Preserv’d and Anton Chekhov at RNT; Timon of Athens, Hamlet, Shadow of a Gunman, Hippolytus, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Way of the World, Romeo and Juliet, King Lear, Measure for Measure, Destiny, Playing with Trains and Afore Night Come for RSC; Macbeth, Coriolanus, The Winter’s Tale and The Wars of the Roses for ESC.

Directing: Twelfth Night at Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Haiyuza Company (Japanese version) and ESC world tour; A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park (this summer).

Film and Television includes: State of Play; Waking the Dead; The Dinosaur Hunters; Silent Witness; Dalziel & Pascoe; Cracker; Kavanagh QC; Between the Lines; Summer’s Lease; The Return of Sherlock Holmes; Oedipus Rex; Cymbeline; The White Guard; Outside Edge; Freud; Danton’s Death; Mad Jack; Hamlet.

Writing: Rossya – A Journey Through Siberia; The English Shakespeare Company – The Wars of the Roses; Hamlet: A User’s Guide; Twelfth Night: A User’s Guide and Are You There Crocodile? Inventing Anton Chekhov.

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