Declan Donnellan Biography (1953-)



Born Declan Michael Martin Donnellan, August 4, 1953, in Manchester, England;son of Thomas Patrick John and Margaret Josephine. Career: Stage director. Cheek by Jowl Theatre Company, founder (with Nick Ormerod) and artisticdirector, 1981-; Royal National Theatre, associate director, 1989-97. Awards, Honors: Laurence Olivier Award, most promising newcomer, 1985; Critic's Circle Theatre Award, best director, 1987, for Twelfth Night; Laurence Olivier Award, best director of a play, 1988, for The Cid, Twelfth Night, and Macbeth; Laurence Olivier Award, The Observer Award, 1990, for Fuente Ovejuna; Laurence Olivier Award, best director ofa musical, 1994, for Sweeney Todd; Laurence Olivier Award, best director of a play, 1995, for As You Like It. Addresses: Contact: Cheek by Jowl Theatre Company, Alford House, Aveline St., London SE11 5DQ, England.

Nationality
English
Gender
Male
Occupation
Stage director
Birth Details
August 4, 1953
Manchester, England

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