Des Kennedy

Des Kennedy’s theatre credits as Director include: Gulliver’s Travels and White Star of the North (Lyric, Belfast); Teenage Kicks: A Punk Musical (Derry City of Culture); How the World Began (Out of Joint); Vernon God Little and The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (Brian Friel Theatre, Belfast); God’s Country (Belfast Festival); Paradise Regained (Belfast-Sarajevo Project); Prophet of Monto (Flea Theatre, New York); Johnny Meister and The Stitch (Mead Theatre Lab, Washington DC); The Great Ramshackle Heart (Public Theater, New York); Dying City (Project Arts Centre, Dublin); The Laramie Project (NSDF, Bush Directing Award); Scenes from the Big Picture (Callan Theatre, Washington) which was named one of the Best 10 Productions of the Decade by the Washington Post, 2010.

Associate Director: Once (West End, Dublin, Seoul Arts Center); The Nether (West End); Top Girls, Our Country’s Good, A Dish of Tea with Dr Johnson and Bang Bang Bang (Out of Joint).

Assistant Director: Now or Later (Royal Court); Crooked (Bush); and The Elixir of Love (WNO).

TV: 6 Degrees (BBC Northern Ireland).

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