James Kerr

James Kerr works as a writer, theatre director and acting teacher. He has directed plays in the UK, the USA & across Europe and has built the platform on which some of the biggest talents stand today

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The award winning British director James Kerr works as a director a writer and an actor. He also specialises as an acting teacher within the industry and is acting tutor at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.

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Royal National Theatre

James was the first recipient of the Quercus Trust bursary, and was invited to become Director on Attachment at the Royal National Theatre Studio

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Major Productions

A complete list of major global productions by James Kerr

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Teaching Qualities, Skill & Techniques


Hayley Atwell, Actress
Most recently, ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’, also Woody Allen’s film ‘Cassandra’s Dream’ and the recent film adaptation of ‘Brideshead Revisted’.

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Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch, Actor
Most recently, on TV ‘Sherlock’, and on film ‘Tinker, Tailor, Solider Spy' , War Horse, and now in the new 'Star Trek ' film - 'Into Darkness'.

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David Oyelowo

David Oyelowo, Actor
Most recently 'The Butler' Previously in ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’ and 'Martin Luther King in the biopic movie 'Selma’.

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Read Reviews, Publications & View The Online Gallery from Major Productions


Global reviews from the broadsheets such as, Independent on Sunday, Telegraph, Sunday Times, Times, The Guardian, Financial Times, Independent.

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James Kerr has translated Prometheus Bound as well as Suppliants & Ajax, Read outtakes from these publications by clicking the button below.

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View images from a number of productions by James Kerr, Such as Closing Time, Darker Face of The Earth, Presence, Suppliants, Morphic Resonance & The Recruiting Officer.

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