Simon Godwin

FOR THE ROYAL COURT: If You Don’t Let Us Dream, We Won’t Let You Sleep, NSFW, The Witness_, Goodbye to All That, The Acid Test, Wanderlust, Hung Over:Ten Short Plays About The Election (Rough Cut); Black Beast Sadness (Off the Wall Season Reading); Hassan Lekliche (I Come From There Season Reading); Pagans (Eastern European Reading).

OTHER THEATRE INCLUDES: Krapp’s Last Tape/A Kind Of Alaska, The Faith Healer, Far Away (Bristol Old Vic); The Winter’s Tale (Headlong with Nuffield Theatre and Schtanhaus, UK tour); All the Little Things We Crushed (Almeida Projects); The Country (Tabard); The Seagull, Habeas Corpus, Relatively Speaking (Royal & Derngate Theatres, Northampton); Quartermaine’s Terms (Royal & Derngate Theatres with Salisbury Playhouse); Mister Heracles (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Romeo & Juliet (Cambridge Arts Theatre); All’s Well That Ends Well (Straydogs/UK Tour); Eurydice (Straydogs, BAC/Trafalgar Studios).

OPERA INCLUDE: Inkle and Yarico (Straydogs).

Co-founder of Straydogs Theatre Company.
Associate Director Royal & Derngate Theatres, Northampton (2001-2004).
Simon is currently Associate Director of Bristol Old Vic.

Previous Royal Court Productions

  • Routes

    Anka got in and is here for good. Olufemi is being coached to break back in. Bashir has been here forever but he’s just been sent to limbo. Lisa...…

  • NSFW

    Written by Lucy Kirkwood, Directed by Simon Godwin…

  • The Witness

    by Vivienne Franzmann - Directed by Simon Godwin…

  • Goodbye to All That

    by Luke Norris - Directed by Simon Godwin…

  • The Acid Test

    Dana, Ruth and Jess down shots to console the heart-broken, to comfort the anxious and just pass the time. Kicked out from the family home Jess's...…

  • Wanderlust

    Joy is a married woman, a GP, and struggling to remain interested in sex. Her husband Alan, however, thinks of little else. And their teenage son Tim...…

Simon Godwin elsewhere on Royal Court