Currently Associate Producer to Jonathan Church Productions (The Dresser, Hobson's Choice, Lobve's Labour's Lost and Much Ado About Nothing in the West End).
Producing independently through - olivermackwoodproductions.com
Previously the Assistant Producer at Chichester Festival Theatre.
Oliver has assisted on major musicals, from Gypsy (Imelda Staunton), Guys and Dolls, and Mack and Mabel (Michael Ball). As well as supporting the festival season, Oliver has been the lead and sole producer on 4 productions in the Minerva Theatre (Pressure, The Rehearsal, Pitcairn and Frankie and Johnny).
Engagement activities make up a large part of the festival season and Oliver has produced a number of events, including Yonadab starring Patrick Stewart, a celebratory event for Sir Peter Shaffer, and talk with Lady Olivier. Oliver has chaired events, and regularly hosts the public, sponsors and major donors.
Oliver has also been involved with Youth Productions, on titles such as 101 Dalmatians, and a new play by Michael Mulpurgo (War Horse), called Running Wild (Chichester and Regents Park)
Oliver co-produced Holes at The Arcola (4 Stars, The Sunday Times, and 4 Stars from TimeOut), Mr. Happiness & The Water Engine at The Old Vic Tunnels (TimeOut critics choice and nominated for fringe show of the year) and the Pultizer prize winning play Dinner with Friends, Directed by Tom Attenborough at Park Theatre.
Producer - Oliver Mackwood Ltd
Jan 2013 - Present
Assistant Producer - Chichester Festival Theatre
Sep 2013 - Aug 2015
Director - Splash Creative
Dec 2009 - Aug 2013
Politics and Philosophy - BA Honours - University of Sussex
Sep 2003 - Jun 2006
- Event Management
- Marketing Strategy
- Arts Fundraising
- Branding and Brand Marketing
- Business Planning/Strategy
- Project Management