David Salter


2011 Pains of Youth Capitol Theatre Manchester Director
2011 Macbeth Cambridge Shakespeare Festival Director
2010 Henry V Cambridge Shakespeare Festival Director
2009 The Tempest Cambridge Shakespeare Festival Director
2008 A Chip in the Sugar Smiths, Eccles Director
2007 Hamlet Cambridge Shakespeare Festival Director
2007 Twelfth Night Cambridge Shakespeare Festival Director
2006 Broadway in the Shadows Grand Theatre/Arcola Theatre Director and Writer
2004 Comedy of Errors Cambridge Shakespeare Festival Director
2003 Life of Galileo Studio Theatre, Washington DC Director
2003 Escaping the Darkness Young Vic (Schools) Director
2003 Playing Sinatra New End Theatre Director
2002 Life of Galileo BAC Main House Director
2002 Genesis Opera Almeida Theatre at Sadlers Wells Director
2001 Brutopia (Staged Reading) Almeida Theatre at Kings Cross Director
2000 Mishima Noh Plays Zinjinthrops Productions, Tokyo Director
1999 The Ecstatic Bible Barbican & The Wrestling School Co-Director (with H Barker)
1997/98 Hansel & Gretel Glen Lee Productions Book Writer/Director
1997 Measure For Measure Cockpit Theatre Director/Co-Producer
1996 Ghetto Warwick Arts Centre Theatre Director & Designer
1995 Turnaround Warwick Arts Centre Studio Director & Designer
1994 Time & The Conways Warwick Arts Centre Studio Director & Designer

Staff Direction

2008 Female of the Species Cole Kitchen Resident Dir (dir. Roger Michell)
2005-6 Blackbird Albery Theatre & EIF Associate Dir (dir. Peter Stein)
2002 Camera Obscura Almeida Theatre on Tour Associate (dir. Jonathan Miller)
2001 The Shape of Things Almeida Theatre at Kings Cross Assist Dir (dir. Neil LaBute)
2001 Lulu Almeida & Kennedy Ctr, Washington Staff/Education Dir (dir. J Kent)
2000 Richard II/Coriolanus Almeida & BAM, New York/Tokyo Staff/Education Dir (dir. J Kent)
1999 Lift Off Royal Court Theatre Assist Dir (dir. I Rub'ham)
1998 Haroun & ... Stories Royal National Theatre Assist Director (dir. Tim Supple)

Drama School (selected)

2010 Time and the Conways MMU (3rd Year) Director
2010 Three Sisters MMU (3rd Year) Director
2008 Harvest MMU (3rd Year) Director
2008 King Lear MMU (Schools Tour) Director
2007 Victory MMU (3rd Year) Director
2007 A Midsummer Night's Dream Drama Centre (3rd year) Director
2006 Bloody Poetry MMU (3rd year) Director
2006 Suddenly Last Summer RADA (3rd year) Director
2005 Through the Shadows… RADA (2nd year) Director
2005 Lost in a Mirror Drama Centre (2nd Year) Director
2005 The Matchmaker Webber Douglas (3rd Year) Director
2004 The American Clock Mountview (Greenwich Theatre) Director
2004 TeenDreams Mountview (Postgraduate Final) Director
2004 The Gaoler's Ache… RADA (2nd Year) Director
2004 The Revenger's Tragedy RADA (2nd year) Director
2002 Shakespeare Academy for Classical Acting, Washington DC Director
1999 …Jimmy Dean Rose Bruford College (3rd yr) Director
1998 Immaculate [Devised] Rose Bruford College (2nd yr) Director/Designer


2010 Fencing Projekt Wednesday Director
2009 The Shadow War Word of Mouth Theatre Company Director
2009 When Tom Comes Library Theatre Director
2008 Drydirect Drywrite Director
2008 House of Straw North West Playwrights Director
2008 Nine Months Hard Labour North West Playwrights Director
2005 New Women Playwrights Gatehouse Theatre Director
2004 Returning We Hear Larks Word of Mouth Theatre Company Director
2002 Genesis Opera Almeida Theatre at Sadler's Wells Director
2002-3 New Playwrights RADA and Goldsmiths Director
2001 Brutopia w/ Ian McDiarmid Almeida Theatre Director

Education Programmes & Workshops

2006-7 Blackbird/Under the Lintel MJE Productions
2002- New Playwrights RADA and Goldsmiths
2000 Richard II/Coriolanus Almeida Theatre & British Council, Tokyo
1999 Scenes From An Execution The Wrestling School
1999 Merry Wives/Twelfth Night Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

Other Experience

2007- Associate Director - Cambridge Shakespeare Festival
2002/7 Drama Coach - Endemol Productions UK
2005 RADA Judge - Oxford New Playwrighting Festival
2002 Translation advice for Yukio Ninagowa: Noh Plays
2000-5 Script reader: Soho Theatre Company & Almeida Theatre
1999 R.N.T. Studio Director's Course and Director's Forum: workshops with Peter Brook et al.