Lucy Cuthbertson

Lucy is the Director of Education at Shakespeare’s Globe. She has regularly collaborated with Splendid Productions, having directed and co-directed their touring productions of Antigone, Everyman, The Good Woman of Szecheun, Woyzeck, Doctor Faustus and The Odyssey.

She is a founder member of Ridiculusmus Theatre Company, with whom she has toured extensively in the UK & Ireland. She has over 20 years’ experience making work for and with young people in schools including: There’s a Leak! (Greenwich Theatre & school tour); Hotel World (Edinburgh Workshop, Best Play Fringe Report); JUST (Olivier Theatre, Assembly, Edinburgh); Lysistrata (Riverside Studios), Romeo & Juliet (Riverside Studios & George Square); Galatea (Painted Hall).

Other directing credits include The Epic Adventures of Robin Hood and Red Riding versus The Wolf (Stantonbury Theatre); Suffrajitsu (Royal & Derngate). She was the Artistic Director of Stantonbury Theatre from 2017-19.

Lucy will be directing Romeo and Juliet for Shakespeare’s Globe’s Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank production in Spring 2024.