Andy McNamee

Andy McNamee

Freelance Theatre Director & Senior Reader for Traverse Theatre

  • Location: Edinburgh & London
  • Freelancer: Available

I am a Freelance Theatre Director, Assistant Director, Writer and Script Reader. I am currently the Senior Reader at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh after spending a year working as the Trainee Director and Engagement Artist. I also currently read for Playwrights Studio Scotland. 

I have experience in: new writing, dramaturgy, play development, script research, editing, work with community groups, work with young people, modern classics, devising, short form improvisation, theatre marketing, producing (up to a mid-size production), working with adaptations, basic level stage-management.

Work History

Trainee Director and Engagement Artist - Traverse Theatre

Jun 2014 - Jun 2015


Theatre Directing - Post Graduate Diploma - London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art

Sep 2011 - Sep 2012

Film and Television Studies - BA (Hons) - The University of Nottingham

Sep 2007 - Jun 2010


  • Report Writing
  • Scriptwriting
  • Assistant Directing
  • Directing
  • Drama
  • Theatre