Tamar Saphra

As director, theatre includes: Are There Female Gorillas? (Brighton Fringe/Camden People’s); The Noises (Old Red Lion); HOLD (Truman Brewery/Bunker); No.152, Pig (Arcola); Grand Concourse (Mountview); BODY (Wilton’s Music Hall); Share (Almeida/Labyrinth Festival).

As assistant director, theatre includes: Vassa (Almeida); Icons (WOW Festival, Hull/Ovalhouse); Augmented (Sophie Woolley/Pulse Festival).

Tamar is a Resident Director at the Almeida Theatre. She is a script reader for the Almeida and the Bruntwood Prize and has previously been a reader for the National and Bush Theatres and the Papatango Prize. Tamar is Co-founder of RoughHewn, a script-reading and dramaturgy company.