Chris Foxon

Theatre Producer

Orca, Southwark Playhouse, 2016

The world premiere of the 2016 Papatango New Writing Prize winner from a record 1053 entries, nominated for Off West End Awards for Most Promising Playwright and Best Set.

After Independence, Arcola Theatre, 2016

The world premiere by BBC Scriptroom winner May Sumbwanyambe. An unflinching examination of land ownership, belonging and postcolonial justice in Zimbabwe. Winner of the 2016 Alfred Fagon Audience Award. To be adapted on BBC Radio Four in summer 2017.

Tomcat, Southwark Playhouse, 2015

The world premiere of the 2015 Papatango New Writing Prize winner by James Rushbrooke, directed by JMK Award winner Kate Hewitt with an Olivier Award-winning cast. Nominated for Off West End Awards for Best New Play, Best Female Performance and Best Male Performance.

Transatlantic Commissions, Old Vic Theatre, 2015

The world premieres of new plays by three emerging American writers: The End of Something by Chad Beckim, Misanthropes by Thomas Bradshaw, and 15, 16, 17 by Emily Schwend.

Donkey Heart, Trafalgar Studios, 2015

The West End transfer of my production of Moses Raine's new play, directed by TMA, Evening Standard and Critics' Circle Award-winner Nina Raine, lit by Olivier Award-winner Peter Mumford, with cast including Tony Award-nominee Amanda Root, RSC veteran Patrick Godfrey, and Georgia Henshaw, star of SkinsWaterloo Road and Cucumber/Banana.

Coolatully, Finborough Theatre, 2014

The world premiere of the winner of the 2014 Papatango New Writing Prize by Fiona Doyle, directed by David Mercatali (Fringe First Award).

Donkey Heart, Old Red Lion Theatre, 2014

The world premiere by Moses Raine, directed by Nina Raine (TMA, Evening Standard and Critics' Circle Awards).

The Keepers of Infinite Space, Park Theatre, 2014

The world premiere of Omar El-Khairy's play on the Israel-Palestine conflict.

Unscorched, Finborough Theatre and Milano Playwriting Festival, 2013/15

The world premiere of the winner of the 2013 Papatango New Writing Prize by Luke Owen. Transferred to Italy in 2015.

Tejas Verdes, Edinburgh Festival, 2013

The Scottish premiere of Fermin Cabal's classic play on the fortieth anniversary of the Chilean coup.

Happy New, Trafalgar Studios, 2013

The West End premiere of BAFTA-nominee Brendan Cowell, starring Critics' Circle and Ian Charleson Award-winner Lisa Dillon.

I Didn't Always Live Here, Finborough Theatre, 2013

The English premiere of Stewart Conn's classic Glaswegian play.

Pack and Everyday Maps for Everyday Use, Finborough Theatre, 2012

The world premieres of the winners of the 2012 Papatango New Writing Prize, two new plays by debut playwrights Louise Monaghan and Tom Morton-Smith.

The Fear of Breathing, Finborough Theatre and Akasaka Theatre, 2012/13

The world premiere of a verbatim play on the Syrian revolution. Transferred to Akasaka Red Theatre, Japan.

The Madness of George III, Oxford Playhouse, 2009

The first revival of Alan Bennett's classic play, in the city where Bennett began his writing career.

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