kirsty housley

kirsty housley

Theatre Maker

  • Location: IOW/London
  • Career stage: Experienced
  • Freelancer: Available Soon

I am a theatre maker, director and writer.  

I have been the recipient of the Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust award and the Title Pending award for innovation at Northern Stage and I am a long term associate of Simon McBurney/Complicite.

I am currently Co-Directing The Encounter with Simon McBurney/Complicite


Recent directing includes Walking The Tightrope (Offstage and Theatre Uncut); All I Want (Live Theatre, Leeds Libraries and Jackson’s Lane); The Beauty Project (Young Vic Taking Part); How to be Immortal (Penny Dreadful, Soho and touring); Bandages (Corn Exchange Newbury and touring), Theatre Uncut 2012 (Young Vic); 9 (West Yorkshire Playhouse for Chris Goode and Company) and Thirsty (The Paper Birds).


  • Directing
  • Drama
  • writing