Adrian Noble | Director
Artistic Director and Chief Executive RSC 1990-2003. Productions at RSC include: Henry IV Parts I & II, The Thebans, The Winter’s Tale, Hamlet, Travesties (also West End), Macbeth, King Lear; A Midsummer Night’s Dream (also Broadway), Romeo and Juliet, The Cherry Orchard (also West End), Cymbeline, Twelfth Night; The Tempest, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe (also West End), The Family Reunion, The Seagull, Kiss Me Kate (also West End), Pericles, Tempest, A Doll’s House, Forest, Art of Success (also New York), The Secret Garden (also West End), Henry V, The Plantagenets, As You Like It, Measure for Measure.
West End includes: Duchess of Malfi, Three Sisters, Brand, Home Place, Kean, Woman of No Importance, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (also Broadway), Summer and Smoke.
Opera includes: Fairy Queen , Il Ritorno d’Ulysse (Aix-en-Provence); Macbeth (Metropolitan Opera); Mozart/Da Ponte Cycle (Opera De Lyon); Magic Flute (Glyndebourne); Carmen (Paris); Alcina (Staatsoper Vienna); Serse (Theater an der Wien).
Film includes: A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Books include: How to do Shakespeare. A Doll’s House won the Drama Critics Award for Best Revival and Best Director in 1981, along with the Plays and Players Best Director Award which Adrian was jointly awarded for The Duchess of Malfi. Adrian won the Best Director Award at the Globe Theatre Award for A Winter’s Tale. In additional to numerous other international awards Adrian has received approx. 15 Olivier Award nominations and 2 Tony Award nominations. Adrian is Artistic Director of Old Globe Shakespeare Festival, San Diego.Back to creative