Nimmo Ismail

As assistant director, for the Royal Court: The Prudes, Goats.

As director, theatre includes: Two Billion Beats (Orange Tree); Glee & Me, Holding Space, The Christmas Star (Royal Exchange, Manchester); a meal (Poleroid); Fragments, My England (Young Vic); SNAP (Old Vic); two Palestinians go dogging (Sparkhaus); The Other Day, Twelve Months’ Notice, The Debate, Winter Blossom Karaoke (Camden People’s Theatre); Television Guide, The Displaced/We Came in a Tiny Red Boat, I Actually Have a Son (GSMD/Squint).

As assistant/staff director, theatre includes: Oklahoma!, Wings (Young Vic); The Antipodes (National); Shedding a Skin (Soho); Our Town (Open Air); A Very Very Very Dark Matter (Bridge); The Phlebotomist (Hampstead); Quarter Life Crisis (Brixton House/Edinburgh Fringe).

Nimmo took part in the Royal Court Writers Programme and is Sky Arts Artistic Associate at Theatre Royal Stratford East 2022/2023.