Michael John ATTENBOROUGH

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1950-02-13
Education Westminster, Univ of Sussex (BA, pres Univ Drama Soc)
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Recreations being with my family, football, music, theatre
Clubs N/A
Style The Hon Michael Attenborough, CBE, DLitt
Career theatre director; asst dir Gardner Centre Theatre 1972; assoc dir: Mercury Theatre Colchester 1972-74, Leeds Playhouse 1974-79, Young Vic Theatre 1979-80; artistic dir: Palace Theatre Watford 1980-84, Hampstead Theatre 1984-89, Turnstyle Group 1989-90; princ assoc dir RSC 1990-2002, artistic dir Almeida Theatre 2002-13; freelance work as dir incl prodns for: Open Space Theatre, Red Ladder, Newcastle Playhouse, Citadel Theatre Edmonton, Abbey Theatre Dublin, Tricycle Theatre, Royal Court Theatre London and Nat Theatre; dir of over 100 plays to date; hon prof of English Univ of Sussex 2011-; vice-chair Cncl RADA, dep chair Drama Panel Arts Cncl; former memb: Greater London Arts, Bubble Theatre Bd, Cncl Directors' Guild; dir Susan Smith Blackburn Prize; tstee Belarus Free Theatre; Time Out Theatre Award for Observe The Sons of Ulster Marching Towards The Somme 1986, nominated Best Dir London Theatre Critics Awards 1985, nominated Outstanding Achievement Award (as dir Hampstead Theatre) Olivier Awards 1986, Int Theatre Inst Award for Excellence in Int Theatre 2012; hon assoc artist RSC 2002; Hon DLitt: Univ of Sussex 2005, Univ of Leicester 2009
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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