Alastair Clark is a director and producer from Aotearoa New Zealand.
Education: The University of Melbourne (B.A. Political Science and International Studies); NIDA (M.F.A. Directing).
Alastair is a recipient of a 2020 Fellowship from the The Gloria Payten Foundation and the Gloria Dawn Foundation.
For Melbourne Theatre Company: as assistant director – “Berlin” (dir. Iain Sinclair). For Sydney Theatre Company: as director – “Meat Eaters” (Play Development); as assistant director – “The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui” (dir. Kip Williams), “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (dir. Kip Williams); as script assessor – Patrick White Playwrights’ Awards 2015 – 2017. For Victorian Opera, Melbourne: 2017 Developing Artist; as director – “The Second Hurricane”; as assistant director “Die Prinzessin auf der Erbse” (dir. Libby Hill). On-Broadway: as assistant director – “Doctor Zhivago: The Musical” (dir. Des McAnuff). For NIDA: as director – “Antigone”; as assistant director “Writing for Performance” (dir. Michael Gow). Independent: as director – “Ironbound” (An Assorted Few / KxT bAKEHOUSE), “Spring Awakening” (Chapel Off Chapel), as directing secondment – “Le nozze di Figaro” (Opera Australia, dir. David McVicar), “Mother Courage and Her Children” (Belvoir St Theatre, dir. Eamon Flack). Alastair was a member of the 2016 Almeida Resident Directors Programme. As producer: various commercial broadcast, experiential and integrated production. Other: faciliator for performance artist Marina Abramović on her project at Pier 2/3 for Kaldor Public Arts Project.
alastairhenryclark [@] gmail.com