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DOUGLAS O’CONNELL

119 Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0BU

+44 (0)7952 927 139

represented by Kirsten Wright of AHA Talent Ltd

t: 020 7250 1760 | e: kirsten@ahatalent.co.uk


PROFESSIONAL/INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

CURRENT

Grease (UK Tour ) Dir. Nikolai Foster
The Witches of Eastwick (Stockholm) Dir. Rachel Kavanaugh, 2entertain / Sir Cameron Mackintosh
The Lost Thing Dir. Ben Wright, Linbury Theatre, Royal Opera House

UPCOMING

We Will Rock You (World Tour) Dir. Nick Winston
The Royal Hunt of the Sun (Tokyo) Dir Will Tuckett, Parco Theatre
Coraline ( World Premiere) Dir. James Brining, Leeds Playhouse

PREVIOUS PRODUCTIONS

75th Anniv. D’Day Commemoration BBC Television
Pinocchio Texas Ballet Theatre
Magic Flute (UK Tour) Dir. James Brining, Opera North
Hogarth’s Progress, The Art of Success Dir. Anthony Banks, Rose Theatre
Hogarth’s Progress, The Taste of the Town Dir. Anthony Banks, Rose Theatre
An Officer and a Gentleman (UK Tour) Dir. Nikolai Foster, Curve Leicester
Sunset Boulevard (UK Tour) Dir. Nikolai Foster, Curve Leicester
Scrooge Dir. Nikolai Foster, Curve Leicester
Tale of Two CitiesDir. Tim Sheader, Regent’s Park Theatre
Pinocchio Choreo. Will Tuckett, National Ballet of Canada
Into The WoodsDir. James Brining, West Yorkshire Playhouse
The Mystery PlaysDir Philip Breen, York Minster
SilenceDir. David Farr, Royal Shakespeare Company
Fit and Proper PeopleDir. Steve Marmion, Royal Shakespeare Company
The Bomb – First Blast (1940-1992)Dir. Nicholas Kent, Tricycle Theatre
Second Blast (1992-2012)
Sticks and StonesDir. Natalie Feld, Polka Theatre
Don GiovanniHampstead Garden Opera Company
The Mystery PlaysDir. Phillip Breen, York Minster Cathedral
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now ChangeDir. Michael Fentiman, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
Mozart and Sons Gala Dir. Jonathan Kent, Royal Opera House
300th Anniversary GalaDir. John Caird, St John’s Smith Square
Save the ChildrenGlobal Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict
Nine O’Clock Slot Dir. Lisa Spirling, Red Gallery, Ice and Fire
Letter of Last Resort Dir. Nicolas Kent, Traverse Theatre
Fault Lines Dir. Lisa Spirling, Hampstead Theatre
Miss Atomic BombTanya Link Production, Ambassador Theatre
Dance Marathon (World Tour)Bluemouth Inc, Barbican,
I Have a DreamDir. Jonathon Lloyd, Polka Theatre
Ballet Shoes London’s Children’s Ballet
Behud Dir. Lisa Goldman, Coventry Theatre
MonstersDir. Christopher Hayden, Arcola Theatre
This Isn’t RomanceDir. Lisa Goldman, Soho Theatre
Dir. Lisa Goldman, Soho TheatreChoreographer Will Tuckett, Linbury Studio
50th Anniversary Gala: Harold Pinter’s Birthday Party Commissioned by Lyric Hammersmith
Fight FaceDir. Gemma Farlie, Lyric Hammersmith Studio
Sarajevo StoryDir. Andy Lavender, Lyric Hammersmith
Saturday Night Sunday Morning Dir. Joyce Brannaugh, Harrogate Theatre
Here’s What I Did with My Body one DayDir. Andy Lavender, Lightwork, National Tour

AWARDS

1998 John Jefferson Award  Chicago “The Ballad of Frankie and Johnny”

WORK HELD IN COLLECTIONS

Harold Pinter 50th Anniversary, Video, British Library, Pinter Archive

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

MA (distinction) Advanced Theatre Practice,  Central School of Speech and Drama

BA Hons  Drama and Theatre Practice.  Central School of Speech and Drama