Director, actor and producer, Alastair is the Artistic Director of The Original Theatre Company.
Directing credits for the company include first class national and international tours Our Country’s Good (2012), Twelfth Night (2011), Dancing at Lughnasa (2011), The Madness of George III starring Simon Ward (2010) Journey’s End (2010), Shakespeare’s R&J (2008), Twelfth Night (2005), The Taming of the Shrew (2006) and A Midsummer Night's Dream (2006). Other Directing credits include The Merry Wives of Windsor (2006) and Henry V (2007) for South Hill Park Arts Centre. In 2007, Alastair also worked as ‘The Director in Residence’ at The Powell Theatre in Sherborne where he directed Twelfth Night for the second time. As a producer he has worked on all the Company's past shows, from Twelfth Night in 2005 to Three Men in a Boat in 2012.
He is the recipient of The Max Cary Award for innovation and in 2010 was awarded The Stage One Bursary. Most recently his production of Brian Friel’s Dancing at Lughnasa was nominated as best production in this year’s Manchester Theatre Awards.