Joseph Alford

movement director

Joseph AlfordJoseph Alford is the co-artistic director of the company Theatre O. Credits as movement director include: Oil/Holding Ground (Almeida); Blue/Orange, Happy Days, The Cherry Orchard & Blackta (Young Vic); Lucia di Lammermoor (ROH); Pelleas et Melisande and Alcina (Festival d’Aix); How the Whale Became & Clemency (ROH2); Cleansed, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, Hansel and Gretel, Beauty and the Beast, The Cat in the Hat & A Woman Killed with Kindness (National Theatre); Hamlet (RSC); The Trial of Ubu (Hampstead); Play House (Orange Tree Theatre); Idomeneo (ENO); Dancing at Lughnasa (Theatre Clwyd). Upcoming work includes Lessons in Love and Violence (Royal Opera House, Covent Garden).

Credits as director: The Secret Agent (Theatre O/Young Vic); The Man Jesus (Lyric Belfast and UK tour); Delirium, Astronaut and The Argument (Theatre O/Barbican); The Bridge (Mimbre); Arsenic and Old Lace (Derby Playhouse); 3 Dark Tales (Theatre O); Sick Room (co-director; NYT).

As associate director: The Way Back Home (ENO/Young Vic); Footfalls/Neither and Le Vin Herb (Staatsoper Berlin); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (ETO).