Silver Lining

  • Fri 3 Feb - Sat 11 Feb
  • An English Touring Theatre and Rose Theatre Kingston co-production
    Written by Sandi Toksvig

Rebecca Gatward


Rebecca is a freelance Theatre and Television Director.
Theatre credits as Director includeThe Night Watch (forthcoming at Manchester Royal Exchange); The Merry Wives of Windsor (Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre, Chester);  Beryl (West Yorkshire Playhouse) The Trial Of Dennis The Menace (Southbank Centre); The Comedy Of Errors, The Merchant Of Venice (Whatsonstage award nomination Best Shakespearean Production – Shakespeare’s Globe); Pandas (Traverse Theatre); The Indian Boy (RSC Complete Works Festival); The Canterbury Tales adapted by Mike Poulton and directed in partnership with Greg Doran and Jonathan Munby and Thyestes for The Other Place (RSC); Touched (Salisbury Playhouse); Cancer Tales (New Wolsey); The Accrington Pals (West Yorkshire Playhouse); The Magic Toyshop (Shared Experience/ Soho Theatre); The Three Birds (winner TimeOut and Critics Circle awards) (Gate Theatre/NT Studio); Venecia (Gate Theatre), Yikes!, Old King Cole (Unicorn Theatre where she was Associate Director); The Owl Who Was Afraid Of The Dark (Bristol Old Vic). She also restaged This Is Our Youth with Matt Damon and Casey Affleck (Garrick Theatre).

Television credits include: Dani’s Castle (The Foundation); Sadie J, EastEnders (winner Broadcast award and soap award nominations for best episode and scene) plus Casualty and Doctors.

Short film credits include: Occupy Your Heart & The Merry Wives of Windsor and A Midsummer Nights Dream for Shakespeare’s Globe Complete Walk Festival 2016.