A director of international theatre, documentary and radio.
Susannah Tresilian’s work is focussed on political and social theatre to inspire change. She stages innovative new writing and translations of new European works, and works with actors in their native languages.
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“immensely enjoyable.. I wish I could have taken my teenage self.”
**** The Sunday Times
“Somehow, an inspired creative team and a game company have made Pride and Prejudice fresh again, and that’s no small achievement.” Exeunt Magazine
“It can’t have been easy, yet the creatives have managed to make it fresh and fun, whilst raising pertinent questions.” **** WhatsOnStage
“Overall, it achieves precisely what the novel sets out to achieve, but more successfully for a modern audience… It is, in short, precisely what we wish any profoundly valuable, yet dated piece of literature could be.”
10/10 from Impact Magazine, University of Nottingham
Formerly producer of Woman’s Hour on BBC Radio 4 and The Arts Hour on
BBC World Service, now produces the Books Podcast at The Guardian.
She interviewed playwright Tena Štivičić for the National Theatre In Conversation podcast.
WOMEN THEATREMAKERS IN CONFLICT ZONES
She has founded ARIADNE, an organisation working with women who are making theatre in conflicted-affected areas: theatre to inspire change.
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