The Medium

by Peter Maxwell Davies, London premiere

16-28 August 1999, BAC Studio 2, part of BAC Opera

Cast:  Jane Manning

Directed by Robert Shaw

Designed by Claire Lyth

Lighting by Jason Larcombe

Design Assistant – Jennie Plimmer


¡shoot! (Ello dispara)

by Fermín Cabal, translated by Robert Shaw

14 May-18 June 1999, Jermyn Street Theatre

Cast:  Raad Rawi, Don Gilet, Neil Maskell, Danielle Tarento, Barbara Barnes

Directed by Robert Shaw

Designed by Claire Lyth

Lighting by Hansjörg Schmidt


…I Sat Down and Wept

Music by Chloe Dyn Tsoe, text adapted by Robert Shaw from By Grand Central Station I Sat Down And Wept by Elizabeth Smart

23-24 April 1999, Tristan Bates Theatre

Directed by Robert Shaw


Castles in the Sky (Castillos en el aire)

by Fermín Cabal, translated by Robert Shaw

9 April 1999, Tristan Bates Theatre, staged reading

Cast: Oliver Ford Davies, Colin Baker, Peter Polycarpou, Raquel Cassidy, Julie Legrand, Vincent Ebrahim

Directed by Robert Shaw


The Lighthouse

by Peter Maxwell Davies

18-30 August 1997, BAC Studio 2, part of BAC Opera

Cast: Orlando Schenk, Chris Foster, Simon Davies, Mark Warden

Orchestra:  Phil Bannister, Zoe Booth, Alex Caldon, Stuart Eminson, Naomi Hipwell, Hannah Kellas, Catherine Lett, Catherin McGeoghegan, Chris Nicholson, Gregory Sheppard, Simon Williams, Nathan Williamson

Directed by Robert Shaw

Conducted by Harry Curtis

Designed by Frank Gerssen

Lighting by Aideen Malone

Assistant Conductor – Ed Gardner


As You Like It

by William Shakespeare

5 May – 7 June 1997, Jermyn Street Theatre

Cast: Michael Wildman, Charles Hart, Jessica Oyelowo, Lorraine Bruce, Norman Chancer, Ian Coulson, Hari Dhillon, Tiffany Dunlop, Sebastian Dunn, Toby Eddington, Natalie Hackner, Brett Jones, Neil Macleod, Derek Mannway, Stuart Morrison, Chris Whitehead

Directed by Robert Shaw

Designed by Marie Aggas and Sophie Field

Lighting by Hansjörg Schmidt

Musical Director Chris Whitehead

Produced by Theresa Topliss

Music composed by Robert Shaw


The Woods

by David Mamet

9 October – 3 November 1996, Finborough Theatre – UK premiere

Cast:  Peter Polycarpou, Emma Bird

Directed by Robert Shaw

Designed by Emma Fryer

Lighting by Nic Mollison

Assistant Director – Lotte Buchan

Stage Manager – Claudia Townsend


The Investigation

by Peter Weiss, translated by Alexander Gross

4 December 1995 – 13 January 1996, Dukes Head Theatre

Cast: Mitch Barber, Hal Cruttenden, John Davitt, Jonathan Deverell, Silas Hawkins, Simon Hirst, Valerie Hunkins, Omar Mostafa, Ashwin K Mushran, Andrew Novell, Carolene Nijeboer, Maurice Ord, Stuart Rose, Ben Shirazi

Directed by Robert Shaw

Designed by Alison Bell

Music by Marina Kovačević

Stage Manager – Sarah Káldor