John Tiffany (Director and Editor) gives an insight into the technical rehearsal for Enquirer at the venue in Clerkenwell.
John is Associate Director of the National Theatre of Scotland. He studied Classics and Theatre at the University of Glasgow. His work for the National Theatre of Scotland includes Macbeth, Enquirer, The Missing, Peter Pan, The House of Bernarda Alba, Transform Caithness: Hunter, Be Near Me, Nobody Will Ever Forgive Us, The Bacchae, Black Watch, Elizabeth Gordon Quinn and Home: Glasgow.
For Black Watch, John won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Director, as well as a Critics’ Circle Award for Best Director, a Scotsman Fringe First, a Herald Angel and a Critics’ Award for Theatre in Scotland.
Recent work includes Once (New York Theater Workshop and Broadway). For Once John won the Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical, a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Director of a Musical, an Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Director of a Musical and an Obie Award.
Other work includes Jerusalem (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Las Chicas del Tres y Media Floppies (Granero Theatre, Mexico City and Edinburgh Festival Fringe), If Destroyed True, Mercury Fur, The Straits (Paines Plough), Gagarin Way, Abandonment, Among Unbroken Hearts, Perfect Days and Passing Places (Traverse).
From 2010 – 2011 John was a Radcliffe Fellow at Harvard University.