Wind in the Willows

Rachel Kavanaugh

— Director

Rachel’s recent work includes Half a Sixpence (Chichester Festival Theatre) and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (The Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park - Best Musical Revival Olivier Award Nomination).

Other productions at Regent’s Park include: The Sound of Music (Best Musical Revival, WhatsOnStage Awards;  Best Musical Revival, Olivier Awards Nomination),  Much Ado About Nothing, As You Like It, Cymbeline, The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Love’s Labour’s Lost.

As Artistic Director of Birmingham Rep, credits include: Arthur and George, His Dark Materials, Hapgood, Peter Pan - a Musical Adventure, Uncle Vanya, The Wizard of Oz, Racing Demon, The Madness of George III (with West Yorkshire Playhouse), A Doll’s House (and UK Tour), Arcadia (with Bristol Old Vic).

For Chichester Festival Theatre:  An Ideal Husband, Love Story (also at the Duchess Theatre and Walnut Street Theatre, Philadelphia; Best New Musical, Olivier Awards nomination), The Way of the World, The Music Man, A Small Family Business.

Other theatre includes:  Alan Bennett’s Single Spies (Chichester/Birmingham Rep/UK Tour), Oklahoma! (UK Tour), Hope Place (Liverpool Playhouse), Alice in Wonderland, The Merry Wives of Windsor (both RSC), Guys and Dolls (Sheffield Crucible), A View from the Bridge (Greenwich), Saigon Rose (Orange Tree).