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Alasdair Hunter

Director Glasgow City

I am a Scottish director working internationally.
I mainly work with Shakespeare's texts and core to my current practice is Viewpoints. My work draws together original practices and site-responsive explorations of Shakespeare's plays.


DIRECTOR Pericles, Dundee Rep, RRS Discovery 2019

DIRECTOR What Country Friends Is This?, Aberdeen Performing Arts, Aberdeen Maritime Museum, 2017

DIRECTOR Romeo and Juliet, Govanhill Baths, 2017

DIRECTOR Macbeth, Glasgow University Cloisters, 2016

DIRECTOR Doctor Faustus, Passion in Practice / Shakespeare’s Globe, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, 2015

DIRECTOR Hamlet, Bard in the Botanics, Glasgow, 2014

DIRECTOR The Tempest, Stone Soup Shakespeare, Midwest USA Tour, 2013

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, The Seafarer, Perth Theatre / Lyric Belfast, 2013

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, Twelfth Night, Perth Theatre 2011

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, Smalltown, Random Accomplice, 2011

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, Parents Evening, Flea Theater NYC, 2010

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, The Wall, Borderline, 2008


Undergraduate: Theatre Studies, University of Glasgow
Postgraduate: Classical and Contemporary Text, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland


10+ years


Movement Direction
Music - Can Read
Performance Art
Site Responsive/Immersive
Working with Young People

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We are delighted that our associate company the Regional Theatre Young Directors Scheme (RTYDS) will be curating and delivering the program for emerging directors, producers, designers and artists whilst we temporarily reduce our key operations throughout June and July 2020.  Find out what events we have planned