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Hanna Berrigan

Director

Agent: Jean Diamond | jd@diman.co.uk | 02076310400

Director

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

2003 National Studio Directors Programme
2003 Trainee Director at Gate Theatre, London
2000-01 RADA and King's College London
MA Text and Performance - Merit (2:1), 1st Class Practical Dissertation
1997- 2000 Oxford University, Saint Catherine's College BA (Hons) English

DIRECTING

Mar 2017 |  Lion in the Streets | London Graduation Season | Rose Bruford College
Oct 2016  |  The Last Curiosity | New River Studios
Dec 2016 | After Orlando | Various writers | Chaskis | Old Vic Tunnels
Aug 2016 | Mothergun | Chaskis’ Las Americas Above Festival | Arts Theatre
Feb 2016 | Potted Sherlock | North American Tour, & Edinburgh and West End (2014)
June 2015 | Dogdeath In Macedonia | RADA Festival
Summer 2015 | Potted Sherlock | Various
Mar 2015 | Unbroken | Tamasha Theatre
2014/2015 | 50 Ways to Kill Your Lover | Discovery ID | Television
Apr 2014| Going Bush | Bush Theatre | Australian & New Zealand Festival
Apr 2013 | The Mountaintop | Frank CollymoreHall | Bridgetown | Barbados
Jan 2013 | Don Carlos | Schiller | University of Columbus
Oct 2012 | Hero/Heroine | Etcetera Theatre
Sept 2011 | The Amazing Vancetti Sisters | Tristan Bates Theatre
Oct 2011 | One Minute | Simon Stephens | RADA
May 2010 | Slowly | Howard Barker | The Wrestling School | Riverside Studios
Feb 2010 | The Nature of Things | Resolution! Dance Festival | The Place
Oct 2009 | Public Property | Trafalgar Studios
July 2009 | Teenager of the Year | Latitude Festival
Jan 2009 | The Real Thing Osip Productions
Aug 2007 | BIRDS | Hen and Chickens | Osip Productions
June 2007 | The Bald Prima Donna | Ionesco | Etcetera Theatre
Feb 2005 | Paradox | Nebojsa Romcevic (UK Première) | RSC Fringe Festival
Feb 2004 | La Musica | Marguerite Duras | Gate Theatre
Jan 2004 | God is a DJ | Falk Richter (UK Première) | Theatre 503
Oct 2003 | Been So Long | Che Walker | Broadway Theatre | Black History Month
June 2001| The Wheel | Nick Ward | Rosemary Branch Theatre

ADDITIONAL CREDITS

2012 -15 | Associate Director on Potted Potter | World Tour and West End
Dec 2013 | Associate Director on Potted Panto | Vaudeville, West End
2013-2016 | Casting Director on 50 Ways to Kill your Lover | Discovery ID Channel
June 2011 | Chorus Director for The Wrestling School’s BLOK/EKO | Northcott, Exeter
2006-2010 | Associate Director on THE 39 STEPS, working as sole director on foreign language versions in Hebrew and Italian for the National Theatre of Israel and an Italian tour, an Australian version, the UK tour, and several West End casts

WORKSHOPS

March 2015 | Women as Artists with Katie Mitchell |Young Vic
June 2011 | Assistant to Fiona Shaw on the Young Vic’s Horrid Henry workshops
March 2010 | Arden of Faversham at the RSC (workshop director)
July 2009 | Weightless by Christine Evans at RADA
Oct 2005 | Yerma and Ruslan the Faithful | Assistant to Helena Kaut-Howson
August 2005 | The Seagull and Attempts on Her Life with Katie Mitchell
June 2004 | Directors Acting with Dominic Cooke
May 2004 | Young Vic Process Week: Measure for Measure (workshop leader)
August 2001 | Harold Pinter with Gari Jones

ASSISTANT DIRECTING

Sep 2008 | Howard Barker on Found in the Ground | Riverside Studios
April 2008 | Howard Barker on I Saw Myself | Vanbrugh Theatre
July 2007 | Bill Gaskill on The Great Theatre of the World | Arcola Theatre
Sep-Dec 2006 | Thea Sharrock on Voyage Round My Father | West End
April 2006 | James Macdonald | Dying City | Royal Court
April- Oct 2005 | David Farr's The Un Inspector | National Theatre | Staff Director
Jul 2004 -Mar 2005 | David Farr on RSC Regional Tour of Julius Caesar
April 2003 | Erica Whyman on The Flu Season | The Gate
Sep-Nov 2002 | Sean Holmes on The Price | Tricycle Theatre
Aug-Sep 2002 | Wulf Twiehaus on Kühltransport | Mainz Staatstheater, Germany

READING AND SHORT PROJECTS

Jan 2017 | Critique of Pure Feeling and Irrespective by Howard Barker | Print Room
Aug 2016 | Slow Falling Bird by Christine Evans, Arts Theatre
Nov 2015 | The Gift by Dave Florez | Criterion Theatre
July 2015 | Here Comes the Bride by Milli Bhatia | Arts Theatre
Mar 2013 | Dying in the Street by Howard Barker | Print Room
Apr 2011 | October by Declan Feenan | Arcola Theatre | Miniaturists
Mar 2011 | Beatrice and Her Dirty Knees by Ivor Cutler | Arcola Theatre
Dec 2010 | A Child's Christmas in Wales | Arcola Theatre
June 2010 | PIG by Tim Luscombe | Oval House Theatre
June 2009 | Public Property | Old Vic Theatre
Feb 2008 | Invincible by Daniel Taylor | Paines Plough
Feb 2007 | Dirtyland by Elise Hearst | Hampstead Theatre and RADA
Oct 2006 | Flying Home by Rachel Wagstaff | Theatre 503
Mar 2006 | What I Didn't Tell You by Rachel Wagstaff | Theatre 503