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Ebenezer Bamgboye


(He/Him). Director fascinated by the question of how we tell stories in a way only theatre can; its quintissential language. Primarily interested in classic texts.


Carne Deputy Director of Jermyn Street Theatre 2021-22

As Director:

DIRECTOR, The Cherry Orchard, RADA, 1week, 2023 (3rd Year Public Show)

DIRECTOR, Under The Kunde Tree, Southwark Playhouse, 4 weeks, 2023

DIRECTOR, Julius Caesar , GSA, 1 week, 2022 (3rd Year Public Show)

DIRECTOR, Little Sweet Thing, LAMDA, 1 week, 2022 (3rd Year Public Show)

DIRECTOR, The Anarchist, Jermyn Street Theatre, 4 weeks, 2022 (OffWestEnd Nomination-Best Director)

DIRECTOR, Boys Cry, Omnibus Theatre/Riverside Studios, 4 weeks, 2021

DIRECTOR, Two Horsemen, Jermyn Street Theatre, 3 weeks, 2021

DIRECTOR, Six Artists In Search Of A Play, Almeida Theatre, 2021

DIRECTOR, EAT. SLEEP. EXAM. REPEAT, Old Vic Theatre, 1 day, 2019

DIRECTOR, Meatballs, Hampstead Theatre (upstairs), 2 days, 2019

DIRECTOR, For Black Boys Who Have Considered Suicide When The Hue Was Too Heavy (R&D), Battersea arts centre, 3 days, 2019

DIRECTOR, Philistines (R&D), Omnibus Theatre, 1 day, 2019

Director, The Book Of Actions, Camden People’s Theatre, 2 days (3 performances), 2019

DIRECTOR, Over Sarajevo, Theatre 503, 1 day, 2019

As Associate Director:

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR (incl. remounting show at tour venues), Faustus: That Damned Woman, Lyric Hammersmith (and tour), 9 weeks, 2020

As Assistant Director:

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR (incl. directing understudies), A Very Expensive Poison, Old Vic Theatre, 5 weeks, 2019

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, Three Sisters, Almeida Theatre Almeida Theatre, 6 weeks, 2019
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, Sleeping Beauty, Theatre Royal Stratford East, 6 weeks, 2018

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, Steel, Sheffield Crucible, 3 weeks, 2018


2019 Springboard Directing course, Young Vic Theatre 20-24th May 2019

2018-20 Board Shadowing Scheme (Yorkshire and London), Artistic Director’s of the Future

2017-18 Introduction to Directing, Young Vic Theatre, 2017-18

2013-17 (Undergrad) Masters Degree, St Andrews University (Theology)




2-5 years

What I do

  • Devising
  • Dramaturgy
  • Languages
  • Music - Plays Instruments

Additional Languages

A level French