Gareth is an award winning theatre director based in Glasgow but working throughout the UK.
Most recently he held the post of Citizens Theatre Main Stage Director in Residence (2014-16) where his shows included Into That Darkness, Vanya, Blackbird and a sell-out production of Irvine Welsh’s Trainspotting - all of which went onto gain much critical acclaim including 4 & 5 star reviews plus CATS (Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland) nominations for Blackbird and Into That Darkness.
He has directed productions for a range of companies including National Theatre of Scotland, The Traverse, The Tron Theatre, The Arches, Play Pie and a Pint, Macrobert, High Tide Festival Theatre and Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. He trained in Contemporary Theatre Practice at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
He has won several awards including Two Fringe First Awards (2012 for Educating Ronnie & 2015 for A Gamblers Guide To Dying), a Scottish Arts Club Award for ‘best Scottish Festival show’ (2014 for Donald Robertson Is Not A Stand-Up Comedian) and the Arches New Directors award (2011). He is also co-artistic director of new work company Utter alongside Joe Douglas UtterTheatre.co.uk.
Gareth is represented Casarotto Ramsay. For directing enquiries please contact his agent email@example.com
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