Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde

  • Main Auditorium
  • Fri 09 Feb - Sat 17 Feb
  • Adapted by David Edgar | Directed by Kate Saxon | Starring Phil Daniels
    A Rose Theatre Kingston and Touring Consortium Theatre Company co-production

Kate Saxon


Kate is a Freelance Director for theatre, television and film. She was Associate Director at shared experience from 2000 – 2012, and is a returning Director on Eastenders for the BBC.

Kate is also a Performance Capture and Voice Director for video games, titles include: Bafta-winning Everybody's Gone To The Rapture (2016); Alien: Isolation (2015) and Fable Ii (2009).

Film and television credits include: Capture The Flag (Paramount Pictures, as Voice Director); Eastenders and Doctors (BBC). She has recently been selected for a placement on Silent Witness as part of Directors UK and Creative Skillset’s Career Development Programme.

Theatre credits include: As You Like It (Theatre By The Lake); Raj (Southwark Playhouse, Little Pieces Of Gold Festival); The Mission (Arts Ed); The History Boys (Sell A Door Theatre Company); The Secret Garden (Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre); God Of Carnage; The Years Between (Royal & Derngate); The Real Thing (West Yorkshire Playhouse/English Touring Theatre); Persuasion, The Secret Garden (Salisbury Playhouse); The Marriage Of Figaro, Bubbles (Watermill Theatre); French Lieutenant's Woman (UK Tour); Nine Parts Of Desire (Wilma Theatre, Philadelphia); Romeo And Juliet (Ludlow Castle/Rougemont Gardens); The Unexpected Guest, The French Lieutenant's Woman (Fulton Opera House, USA); Far From The Madding Crowd (English Touring Theatre); Chains Of Dew (Orange Tree Theatre); Arturo Ui, Shelter (Watford Palace Theatre); Eva And Eve/ Sniff/ Where Light Through Yonder Window (Soho Theatre, Trilogy Of New Plays); After Miss Julie (Chapter Arts, Cardiff, & Irish Tour); Nine Parts Of Desire (The Public Theater, New York); Hysteria, Humble Boy (Northcott Theatre, Exeter); Clearing The Colours, Caution! Trousers (Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough); Still / Life (Theatre Royal Plymouth); The Pitchfork Disney (Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama); Trust Byron (Pleasance Theatre, Edinburgh & Gate Theatre); Adrenaline Heart (Arcola Theatre); Scratching The Façade (Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Birmingham Rep - as Deviser and Artistic Director); Grimm Tales, The Little Prince (Aty, Anchorage, Alaska).

As Associate Director, credits include: After Mrs Rochester (Shared Experience, Duke of York's Theatre & International Tour); Jane Eyre (Shared Experience, Tour & West End); Captain Of The Birds (Abacus Arts, Young Vic, Watford Palace - also as Producer).

Video Game credits include: Mafia Iii (2k Games, As Lead Cinematic Performance Director); London Heist (Sony/Vr Worlds As Lead Performance Cinematic Director); Everybody's Gone To The Rapture (Chinese Room/Sony, As Performance Director); The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (Bandai Namco Games, Lead Voice Director); Little Big Planet 3 (Sony/Sumo Digital As Voice Director); Alien: Isolation (Creative Assembly As Performance Director); Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow Ii (Konami, Performance Director); Killzone Mercenary (Guerrilla/Sony As Voice Director); Fable: The Journey (Microsoft / Lionhead, As Performance Director); Far Cry 3 - Co-Op (Ubisoft, As Performance Director); The Witcher 2: Assassins Of Kings (Bandai Namco Games, Lead Voice Director); Fable Iii (Lionhead, Lead Voice Director); James Bond 007: Goldeneye; James Bond 007: Blood Stone (Activision, As Voice And Facial Performance Director); Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow (Konami, As Voice Director); Fable Ii (Lionhead, Lead Voice Director); Mmo Age Of Conan: Hyborian Adventures (Funcom, As Voice Director); Heavenly Sword (Konami, Additional Voice Direction); Dragon Quest 8: Journey Of The Cursed King (Square Enix, as Voice Director and Script Reviewer); Who Wants To Be A Millionaire (Eidos, As Voice Director); Killzone Ii (Sony, As Performance Director in development stage and for trailers); Casting for Side UK (Casting Director For Lucas Arts); Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, Indiana Jones (Side UK).

As Assistant Director Opera credits include: L'equivoco Stravagante (Garsington Opera, and Choreographer); La Boheme (Opera North, National Tour, As Revival Director); Das Schlaue Fuchslein (Bregenz Opera); La Gazza Ladra, La Gazetta (Garsington Opera); La Boheme, The Elixir Of Love (Opera North); Dining With Alice (Salisbury Festival Opera).

Rehearsed readings for theatre include: Cracked (Arcola Theatre); Dusa, Fish, Stas and Vi (Hampstead Theatre); Old Street (Royal Court Theatre); Adrenaline Heart (Bush Theatre); Write Now (Salisbury Playhouse, New Plays Festival, Co-Director); Sulking Thomas (Diorama).