Ed is a young theatre and opera director. He trained as an assistant director with Cheek by Jowl. In the theatre, his productions include "A Midsummer Night's Dream" for the Sydney Theatre Company, a tour of "Romeo and Juliet" for the Globe, "Tis Pity She's A Whore" at the Southwark Playhouse, and most recently "The Fastest Clock in the Universe" for Hampstead Theatre. He teaches acting at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and is a member of the Lincoln Center Theater Director's Lab.
Ed's most recent productions include "The Rape of Lucretia" for Aldeburgh (also seen at King's Place) and "The Turn of the Screw" for the King's Head Theatre (reviews below) and a new opera by Tarik O'Regan "Heart of Darkness" at the Linbury. He will direct "Maometto II" at Garsington in 2013.