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Abigail is an award nominated director based in London and Associate Director (New Work and Touring) of The Watermill Theatre.


She was nominated for Best Director and Best Ensemble at the Off West End Awards in 2018 for Burke and Hare and Best Director in 2014 for Anna Weiss. Her one woman production of Shrew was nominated for Best New Play and Best Production at the Buxton Fringe Awards and Ami Jones won Best Actress for her performance. She also works as a script reader and youth theatre leader.



(2020 postponed work: Hamlet, Watermill Theatre; Burke and Hare, The New Wolsey; Sophia, Tara Arts, Little Women, Southwark Playhouse)

Recent work: The Hound of the Baskervilles, Watermill Theatre; Delight, Mountview; The Prince and the Pauper, Watermill Theatre; Tipping the Velvet, PPA; Life Apparently, Hoxton Hall (Rose Bruford); Bully (reading), Wales Millennium Centre; The Railway Children, Mountview; Burke and Hare, Jermyn Street Theatre, transfer from The Watermill; Burke and Hare, Watermill Theatre and on tour; First Lady Suite, Guildford School of Acting; Anna Karenina, Read College; Macbeth, Big Brum, TIE Tour; Scapegoat, Creative Structures; Bee Happy, The Old Red Lion Theatre; The Believers, Identity School of Drama; The Tinderbox, Charing Cross Theatre; Baby, The Hope Theatre; Anna Weiss, The Space (nominated Best Director, Off West End Awards);  Shrew, International Tour (nominated Best Production and Best New Writing, winner Best Actress Buxton Fringe Awards); On Love, The Bedford and The Bike Shed Theatre. As well as a number of workshops and readings. 


Associate/ Resident/ Assistant Director:

Recent work: God of Carnage, UK Tour; The Argument, Theatre Royal Bath; Titanic, International Tour; The Nightingales, Theatre Royal Bath and on tour;  Twelfth Night, Wiltons Music Hall; Violet, Harold and Maude, The Woman in White, Charing Cross Theatre; Crazy For You, UK Tour; Twelfth Night/ Romeo and Juliet (performing in rep), Watermill Theatre & International Tour;  Crazy For You, The Adventures of Pinocchio, Watermill Theatre; Here Be Monsters, UK Tour; The Smallest Show on Earth, UK Tour; Death Takes a Holiday, Ragtime, Titanic Charing Cross Theatre; Grand Hotel, Southwark Playhouse; The Wasp, Hampstead Theatre; Much Ado About Nothing, Guildford Shakespeare Company.






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The Watermill on tour 2018 Jermyn Street Theatre 2018

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