Emmanuelle / Emmanuelle
A reverie on childhood memory, time, and death, formed out of fabric, shadows, projection, dance, and music.
A factory above. A factory below. Two separate worlds, existing side by side. That is, until someone crosses the barrier…
In A Cave, A Voice
A Neolithic girl is left alone in a cave with only her imagination to distract her from her fears...
Original gig theatre about one woman’s experience growing up with and caring for her two autistic brothers.
London Behind Closed Doors
London Behind Closed Doors takes a curious and humorous look at London and the people who move through it.
NSDF Presents: Where We’re Going
We started NSDF 21 with Lockdown Stories, but we ended it looking to the future
‘MAMA’ is a mockumentary set in a drama school, centring on the shambolic professional life of new Principal, Olive Bady.
Murder on the Twelfth Night
Some of Shakespeares characters have joined together for one of his infamous seminars. But all is not as it seems...
Ghosts. Fate. Self-discovery. In this haunting reimagining of Shakespeare’s HAMLET, we dare to dream what could have been for OPHELIA.
Just you, me, and the open road (oh, and this cool radio I found). A drama anthology set in cars.
Talk To Me
Five people. One algorithm. No one knows who made it. No one knows who to blame when things go wrong.
Jack Thorne and Nickie Miles-Wildin In Conversation
Hear NSDF Associate and joint Artistic Director and CEO of DaDaFest Nickie Miles-Wildin chatting with award winning playwright Jack Thorne.
Tanika Gupta and Nima Taleghani In Conversation
Catch NSDF Associate Nima Taleghani chatting to the brilliant playwright Tanika Gupta about her work
Sharon Duncan-Brewster and Chris Thorpe In Conversation
The phenomenal actress Sharon Duncan-Brewster sits down with NSDF Associate Chris Thorpe to unpack her extensive career.
Lucy Prebble and Elin Schofield In Conversation
NSDF Associate Elin Schofield chats to award winning writer Lucy Prebble.
Javaad Alipoor and Chris Thorpe In Conversation
Theatre maker and NSDF Associate Chris Thorpe chats with critically acclaimed Javaad Alipoor - artist, writer and artistic director of The Javaad Alipoor…
Lucy Hind and Nikolai Foster In Conversation
Movement Director and Choreographer Lucy Hind chats with the Artistic Director of Curve Theatre Nikolai Foster all about working on revivals vs new work,…
Is Theatre Shit? 2 'The Drama School Edition'
Do you need to go? Are they actually shit? And how can we make them better?
Rory Kinnear In Conversation with James Phillips
Writer and NSDF Director James Phillips in conversation with award winning Actor, Writer and Director Rory Kinnear
Daniel Bailey In Conversation with Ray Sesay
NSDF Associate Ray Sesay in conversation with the Associate Director of Bush Theatre Daniel Bailey
Josh O'Conner In Conversation with Andy Apollo
Golden Globe and Critics Choice winner Josh O'Connor chats to fellow actor Andy Apollo
Lucy Briers In Conversation with Giles Terera
Join actors Lucy Briers and Giles Terera as they chat about their careers and answer all your questions.
Tamsin Greig In Conversation with Simon Godwin
Join Olivier Award winning actor Tamsin Greig In Conversation with the Artistic Director of Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington Simon Godwin.
In 2020 NSDF began creating work for the first time in the 64 year old Festival. We are creating new work and new communities ourselves: to increase our…
Our Yearly Festival
The Festival is for people who love theatre, making it, watching it and talking about it. This Festival is an opportunity to show your work, learn, discuss,…