Hal Chambers

Hal Chambers is an award-winning theatre director, writer and education facilitator based in south London. He is Artistic Director of puppetry company, Tucked In. He is Associate Director for Reading Between the Lines, a Reading-based, award-winning theatre company. Hal regularly leads projects for Shakespeare’s Globe Education, directing young people and actors in training on both the Globe and Sam Wanamaker Playhouse stages. He has worked as an assistant director for the Donmar Warehouse, Bristol Old Vic, Bolton Octagon and the Theatre Royal Bath. Hal’s upcoming directing credits include Julius Caesar (Royal Academy of Dramatic Art), and his other directing credits include Helver’s Night (York Theatre Royal/Boundless Theatre); Ruff Guide to Shakespeare (Bristol Old Vic Theatre School); Polstead, The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart, Ragnarok (Eastern Angles); Electra, Merchant of Venice, Romeo & Juliet (Royal Birmingham Conservatoire); The Lights (Royal Court Theatre / Oxford School of Drama); Captain Flinn & The Pirate Dinosaurs: The Magic Cutlass (Les Petit – UK Tour); Leaper: A Fish Tale (Tucked In / Lyric Hammersmith – UK Tour); A Christmas Carol, Henry II, Matilda The Empress, Henry the First of England, Much Ado About Nothing, Romeo & Juliet, Twelfth Night (Reading Between the Lines, Reading); Vanity Fair (Middle Temple Hall); Tommy Foggo: Superhero (Gulbenkian & UK Tour); The Bear by Raymond Briggs (Polka Theatre, Albany Theatre, MAC Birmingham & UK Tour); Ratchet (Soho Theatre / Oxford School of Drama); The Magical Playroom (UK Tour, Seabright Productions); Romeo & Juliet (Assembly George Sq, Edinburgh/Regional Tour); Tim & Light, The Golden Cowpat, Sam Rose in the Shadows and Jackajack (Tucked In, National Tours); The Tale of Lady Stardust (Underbelly, Edinburgh Fringe).