Accessibility | Subscribe to e-newsletter
Navigation Menu

Lily Arnold

Lily trained at Wimbledon College of Art. RSC (Resident Design Assistant, 2009 - 2011): King Lear, The Rape of Lucrece, I Cinna (The Poet), The Taming of the Shrew, The Bullet and Ahasverus. Other theatre and opera credits include: Yellow Face (National Theatre Shed); Peddling (High Tide Festival Theatre); Minotaur (Polka Theatre); World Enough and Time (Park Theatre); Gruesome Playground Injuries (Gate Theatre); The Boss of It All (Assembly Roxy / Soho Theatre); A Season in the Congo (Young Vic, Maria Space); Happy New (Trafalgar Studios); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Cambridge Arts Theatre); Opera Scenes (National Opera Studio); Red Handed (The Place, London); Love Is (Linbury Studio, LAMDA); Alice’s Adventures in the New World (The Old Red Lion); Rush Hour (Shunt Vaults); A Macbeth (Pleasance, Edinburgh); A Picture of Alchemy (Etcetera Theatre). Forthcoming productions: The Edge of Our Bodies (Gate Theatre) and The Jew of Malta (RSC Swan Theatre).


New Perspectives is an East Midlands' based touring theatre company, specialising in bringing new work to rural and community audiences. Through an annual programme of original adaptations, rare revivals and new writing, we aim to bring live theatre that is diverse, affordable and accessible into the heart of wide-ranging communities, as well as to regional, national and international venues.  
Our productions are testament to the fact that rural theatre is as relevant, challenging and vital as theatre made for any other environment. Our participatory projects, career defining training and mentoring opportunities for emerging regional talent and rural touring scheme Northants Touring Arts makes tangible difference to people where they live.

As a registered charity (no. 1058309), your support can make a real difference... Find out more


Quirky international bestseller

Stage premiere based on the book by Janet Frame
National rural tour 
Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen's hilarious and surreal story for 3 - 7yrs and families
 A New Perspectives and Unicorn co-production, available for Christmas 2020/Spring 2021


Become a New Associate and take part in a year-long professional development programme Find out more

Dame Rosemary Squire becomes patron  Find out more
A provocative trio of performances exploring the changing state of the human spirit Find out more