Mark Bell as Trevor in The Play That Goes Wrong. Duchess Theatre 2015.


Curriculum Vitae


2022 Cluedo UK National No 1 Tour

2021/22 Horse Country Flying Bridge

Wilton’s Music Hall, touring and Edinburgh Festival 2022

2021/22 Sirens, Men & Crabs Teatro Pomodoro

Unity Liverpool & tour

2020 The Tenants NYC Winterfest

Winner best new play & best Director

2019 The Academy R&D for TV Comedy

2019 Alice in Sunderland NT New Works

Next R&D postponed until 2022

2018-Present La Obra que Sale Mal Various Theatres Mexico

2018 Home R&D Liverpool Everyman

2017-Present The Play That Goes Wrong Lyceum/NWS, Broadway

Winner: Best Direction of a Play 2017 Broadwayworld

2016-2020 The Comedy About a Bank Robbery Criterion London

Best New Comedy nominee Olivier Awards 2017

2016-Present Che Diastro Di Commedia Various, Rome & Touring

2016 Waiting For Waiting For Godot St James Theatre WE

2015-Present Ma Este Megbukunk Central Szinhaz Budapest

2015 The Titanic Orchestra The Pleasance

Comedy Director

2015 Blue Bloods Riverside Hammersmith

By Anna Jordan

2015 The Revengers Tragedy RCSSD

2014 Uncle Vanya St James Theatre

Comedy Director

2014 - Current The Play That Goes Wrong The Duchess, London

And 5 UK no. 1 tours

Winner: Best New Comedy 2015 Olivier Awards

Winner: Best New Play 2015 Broadway World UK Awards

Winner: Best New Comedy 2014 Whatsonstage Awards

2013 Pieces showcase East 15

2012 Cheap Thrills showcase East 15

2011 Colliery Row Liquid Theatre/ACW/

Northern Stage

2011 The Master & Margarita East 15

2011 The Snowfall Etcetera, London

2011 Classic Cuts showcase East 15

2010 Breathing Corpses LAMDA

2008 Comedians LAMDA

2008 A Servant of Two Masters CMU, Pittsburgh

2008 Scapin CMU, Pittsburgh

2007 Agamemnon LAMDA

2006 Antigone LAMDA

2005 Electra LAMDA

2004-5 Feeding Time Liquid Theatre

3 runs at BAC

2004 Marat/Sade LAMDA

2004 The Bacchae LAMDA

2003 The Cudgel and the Rapier BAC/Liquid Theatre

2003 Crave BAC/Liquid Theatre

And touring

2002 The Crucible LAMDA

2001 Fiddlesticks Garlic Theatre

2000 A Midsummer Night’s Dream LAMDA

Just the mechanicals as clowns

1999 Flea Circus Garlic Theatre

1998 George & the Dragon Garlic Theatre

1993 Taken to the Cleaners Edinburgh

2002-13 Co-Artistic Director Liquid Theatre


2016-Present MOUNTVIEW MA Directing

2012-2022 RCSSD MA Classical Acting

2020 AB ACADEMY, Rome Opening workshop

2013-2018 RCSSD BA Musical Theatre

2012-2016 COURS FLORENT, Paris Various short courses

2012-2016 EAST 15 BA Physical Theatre


1998-2010 LAMDA BA Acting (2&3yr) & MA

1994-97 UEA Various short courses


École Internationale de Thêatre, Jacques Lecoq. Professional Acting course 1990-92

BA (hons) Creative and Performing Arts, University of Northumbria 1983-86. 2:1