Robert is the founder and first artistic director of FRED.

After a first career in marketing and communications, Robert recently returned to full-time education. He has completed an M.A. in Shakespeare and Theatre at the Shakespeare Institute, and in 2012 finished studying and researching for an M.Phil. in directing and dramaturgy at the University of Birmingham.

He has been directing for some 10 years for a variety of companies, tackling plays as diverse as Ravenhill’s Shopping and F***ing and Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors.

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