Josie Rourke

Josie Rourke

Josie Rourke is Artistic Director of the Donmar Warehouse. She trained as Resident Assistant Director at Donmar Warehouse; Trainee Associate Director at the Royal Court; Associate Director at Sheffield Theatres and was Artistic Director of the Bush Theatre.


For the Donmar: Les Liaisons Dangereuses, The Vote, City of Angels, Privacy, Coriolanus, The Weir (also at Wyndham's), The Machine (Manchester International Festival/New York), Berenice, The Physicists, The Recruiting Officer, Frame 312, World Music, The Cryptogram

As Artistic Director of the Bush Theatre: Sixty-Six Books, If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet, Apologia, Like a Fishbone, 2,000 Feet Away, Tinderbox, How to Curse

For the National: Men Should Weep

For the RSC: Believe What You Will, King John

In the West End: Much Ado About Nothing

Other theatre includes: Here (Sky Arts), Twelfth Night, Taming of the Shrew (Chicago Shakespeare), Crazyblackmuthafuckin'self, Loyal Women (Royal Court), My Dad's a Birdman (Young Vic), World Music, The Unthinkable, Much Ado About Nothing, The Long The Short and The Tall, Kick for Touch (Sheffield Theatres)


Published January 2016

(Photo: Hugo Glendinning)