James McAndrew

James McAndrew

Theatre Director

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available Soon

James trained as a director at Mountview (2014-15) after studying Film and Television at the University of Nottingham (2009-12). Artistic Director of Haroula Theatre (2016-present).

Current work: Eiger (February 2018 - Les Enfants Terribles Award Showcase, Pleasance/June 2018 - Pulse Festival, Ipswich New Wolsey).

Previous work as Director: Locked Up (Tristan Bates); Snapshot (Hope Theatre); News Revue (Canal Cafe Theatre); Align (Theatre 503); When You Sleep (St Anne's, Soho); Rabbit In The Footlights (St James Studio); The Final Act (RopeWalk, Edinburgh Fringe); Frankenstein (Karamel Club); Monster (Mountview); Wild West End (Paulden Hall/Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe); Bed (Lakeside Arts Centre).

(See Profile for full CV)

Work History

Theatre Director - Freelance

Jul 2015 - Present


Theatre Directing - Post-Graduate Diploma - Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

Sep 2014 - Jul 2015

Film and Television Studies and Cultural Sociology - Bachelor of Arts (Joint Honours) - University of Nottingham

Sep 2009 - Jun 2012


  • Assistant Directing
  • Classics
  • Directing
  • Dramaturg
  • Musical Theatre
  • New writing
  • Theatre
  • Workshop Leader