Timothy Sheader


Timothy Sheader has been artistic director and joint chief executive of Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre since 2007. His productions there include Jesus Christ Superstar (Evening Standard Award, Best Musical; Olivier Award, Best Musical Revival); A Tale of Two Cities; Running Wild (also U. K. tour); Peter Pan; The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess; Crazy for You (Olivier Award, Best Musical Revival); Hello, Dolly! (Olivier Award, Best Musical Revival; Evening Standard Award, Best Musical); and Into the Woods (Olivier Award, Best Musical Revival; also New York’s Public Theater in Central Park). Other productions include The Magistrate (National Theatre); Barnum (Chichester Festival); Imagine This (New London); Hobson’s Choice, The Clandestine Marriage, and Love in a Maze (all at the Watermill); Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella and The Three Musketeers (both at Bristol Old Vic); The Star Throwers, Unless (Scarborough’s Stephen Joseph Theatre); Misconceptions (Derby Playhouse); Streetcar to Tennessee (Young Vic); Achilles (Edinburgh Fringe First); Wild, Wild Women (Orange Tree); Arms and the Man (U. K. national tour); Piaf and Sweet Charity (Sheffield Crucible; TMA Best Musical Award); and My Fair Lady (Denmark’s Aarhus Teater).

Lyric debut: Director/ Jesus Christ Superstar (2017|18)

Last updated: April 17, 2018