Shakespeare's Globe

Thomas Killigrew played by Clive Hayward

Nell Gwynn (2017)
Written by: Jessica Swale

Clive trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.

Previous theatre includes: Top Hat (Aldwych Theatre); Ducktastic! (Albery Theatre); Much Ado About Nothing (Wyndham’s); Yes, Prime Minister (Trafalgar Studios); Twelfth Night (Regent’s Park); The Merry Widow (Holland Park Opera); Island Nation (Arcola Theatre); Frogs, Oh! What a Lovely War, Earthquakes in London (National Theatre); Dr Heart, Cyrano De Bergerac, Private Lives (Royal Exchange, Manchester); The Shakespeare Revue (Tour); Julius Caesar, Antony and Cleopatra (Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory); A Small Family Business (Watford Palace); A Chorus of Disapproval (Mill at Sonning); The New Statesman (Tour); The Play What I Wrote (Tour); Blithe Spirit (Brewhouse Theatre, Taunton); Masterpieces – A Noel Coward Revue (Birmingham Rep and Tour); A Very Private Passion (Box Clever Theatre Company); Don’t Dress for Dinner (English Theatre, Frankfurt); Liberty Oregon (Traverse, Edinburgh); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Bristol New Vic Studio), and Two by Two (Wolsey, Ipswich).

Film includes: Prime Suspect, The Windsors, Utopia, Law and Order, A Touch of Frost, EastEnders, Afterlife, Silent Witness, and Casualty.

Television includes: Melody and Private Peaceful.

Radio includes: What Would Elizabeth Bennet Do?, The Divine Comedy, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, Time and the Conways, Missing in Action, Clayton Grange, Home Front, The Zone, The Illustrated Man, The Great British Bridge Scandal, The Stuarts, The Interrogation, and The Duellist.

Clive has written and directed five traditional pantomimes for the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School with the composer, John Telfer. Together they also wrote Radio 4’s 2015 Christmas Appeal song for St Martin-in-the-Fields’ homeless charity.