Gregory Doran appointed next RSC Artistic Director

Thursday, March 22, 2012

NHB author Gregory Doran will be the next Artistic Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, it was announced today (22 March).

After 25 years with the company - first as an actor, then as assistant director, and, since 2006, as Chief Associate Director - Doran will succeed Michael Boyd as Artistic Director in September.

This year Doran directs Julius Caesar for the World Shakespeare Festival. His most recent RSC productions include: Written on the Heart, Cardenio and Morte d'Arthur (all three published by Nick Hern Books), and, from the Shakespeare canon, Twelfth Night, Hamlet, A Midsummer Night's Dream and Love's Labour's Lost.

His book, Shakespeare's Lost Play: In Search of Cardenio, is published by Nick Hern Books.

Gregory Doran appointed next RSC Artistic Director
  • Shakespeare's Lost Play