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Tim Crouch

Tim is an Obie award-winning playwright, director and theatre-maker. He was an actor before starting to write and he still performs in much of his work. Plays include Superglue (NT Connections), Total Immediate Collective Imminent Terrestrial Salvation (NTS, Royal Court), I, Cinna (the poet) (RSC and Unicorn Theatre), Beginners (Unicorn Theatre), Adler & Gibb (Royal Court, Center Theatre Group), The Author (Royal Court),An Oak Tree (Traverse Theatre, National Theatre, Off-Broadway), I, Malvolio (Brighton Festival/world tour), ENGLAND – a play for galleries (Traverse Theatre/The Fruitmarket Gallery) Shopping for Shoes (National Theatre schools tour) and My Arm (Traverse Theatre).
As a director: Peat (Ark, Dublin), Jeramee, Hartleby and Oooglemore (Unicorn Theatre), The Complete Deaths (Spymonkey/Brighton Festival), The Taming of the Shrew and King Lear (RSC).
Tim created and co-wrote Don’t Forget the Driver, a six-part series for BBC2, which won Best TV Comedy at the Venice TV awards, 2019.
Other awards include: OffWestEnd Offie (I, Cinna (the poet)), Writers Guild of Great Britain, Best Play for Young Audiences (Beginners); John Whiting Award, Total Theatre Award (The Author); Scotsman Fringe First, Total Theatre & Herald Archangel Awards (ENGLAND), Prix Italia for Best Adaptation in Radio Drama (My Arm).
Tim is published by Methuen Books.

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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.  
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We are delighted to announce that Angharad Jones has been appointed as our new Artistic Director Find out more

Sleaford Mods vocalist plays Northants poet John Clare in new audiobook release Find out more

TIM CROUCH DIRECTS HOUSE MOTHER NORMAL
A digital installation marking the 50th anniversary of BS Johnson's novel to premiere at this year's care themed Brighton Festival, curated by Lemn Sissay Find out more

SHORT FILM TO PUT A SPRING IN YOUR STEP
Captioned short film brings vintage story to life for all the family. Download fun activities in our guide to being less miserable here
 
Announcing the release of our epic audio series. Starring Toby Jones, Josie Lawrence,  Michael Pennington Steven Rea,  Juliet Stevenson, among many others, PlacePrints, by the maverick writer David Rudkin, tells the haunted stories of ten locations across the UK Find out more