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[West End]
West End Return Production, 2016

Richard Jones Productions

[West End, 2024]
[West End, 2023]
[West End, 2023]
[West End, 2023]
[West End, 2020]
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
[West End, 2019]
[West End, 2017]
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
[Broadway, 2000]
[Broadway, 1997]
[Off-Broadway, 1993]
[Broadway, 1991]
[West End, 1990]
[Broadway, 1945] [Replacement]
Assistant Stage Manager[Replacement]
Assistant Stage Manager[Replacement]

Richard Jones Awards and Nominations

Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Director of a Play

Richard Jones, The Hairy Ape

Olivier Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Achievement in Opera

Richard Jones

Olivier Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Achievement In Opera

Richard JonesAnne Nicole

Olivier Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Achievement In Opera

Richard JonesIl Trittico

Olivier Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Achievement In Opera

Richard JonesThe Tales Of Hoffman

Drama Desk Awards - 1991 - Outstanding Director - Play

Richard Jones, La Bete

Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1991 - Best Director

Richard Jones, La Bete

Tony Awards - 1991 - Best Direction of a Play

Richard Jones, La Bête

Richard Jones Videos

Richard Jones News

Glyndebourne Will Stage its First Ever Production of Wagner's PARSIFAL in 2025

Glyndebourne's first ever production of Wagner's epic final opera Parsifal will be staged at Glyndebourne Festival 2025. Featuring a cast of nearly 200 performers and orchestra, this production will be a landmark moment in the company's 90 year history. 
Lily Allen Will Lead HEDDA at Theatre Royal Bath Next Summer

Lily Allen will star as Hedda Gabler, one of theatre’s most irresistible heroines, in a thrilling new version of Ibsen’s masterpiece which will open at Theatre Royal Bath’s Ustinov Studio from Friday 25 July – Saturday 23 August 2025. 
Interview: 'It's a Real Behemoth of a Role: Actor Rosie Sheehy on Capital Punishment, Misogyny and Fatigue in Sophie Treadwell's MACHINAL

Recently, we had the chance to talk with Rosie Sheehy about taking on the role of Helen Jones, or “The Young Woman,” in Machinal. We discussed what compelled her to join this production, what it is like being a part of a work based on the real life of a woman and what she hopes audiences take away from the piece.
Review: MACHINAL, The Old Vic

Given the emotional investment required on stage and in the stalls, one feels somewhat shortchanged by a production that invites sympathy for a character with few redeeming features
Making Space At The Armory Presents ANTAGONISMS: A GATHERING Symposium Led By Claudia Rankine

Join Claudia Rankine, Anna Deavere Smith, Homi Bhabha, Saidiya Hartman, and others for a series of conversations and performances exploring public and private discourse at the Armory's Antagonisms: A Gathering on June 1.
BroadwayWorld's Olivier Awards 2024 Predictions

The 2024 Olivier Awards are fast approaching on April 14. Ahead of one of the most exciting nights in theatreland, our critics – Aliya Al-Hassan, Mica Blackwell, Alexander Cohen, Katie Kirkpatrick, Kat Mokrynski, Gary Naylor, Kerrie Nicholson, Matthew Paluch and Christiana Rose share their thoughts about who and what will triumph on the night, as well as who should twin each category.
London Theatre Week - See over 50 Award-Winning Musicals and Plays with Tickets from £15, £25 or £35

London Theatre Week is the West End’s biggest promotion, giving you the chance to see over 50 amazing award-winning musicals and stunning plays with tickets from £15, £25 or £35
Onsale Now: Get Tickets for the London Transfer of MACHINAL

Onsale now: get tickets for the London transfer of Sophie Treadwell’s Machinal. ‘How can that be? A great sin – a mortal sin – for which I must die and go to hell – but it made me free! One moment I was free!’ 
ENO's THE BARBER OF SEVILLE Returns to the London Coliseum in February

Returning to the London Coliseum this February is Jonathan Miller’s much-loved production of Rossini’s The Barber of Seville, first staged by English National Opera (ENO) in 1987. 
London Premiere of Sophie Treadwell's MACHINAL Announced

The Old Vic and Ustinov Studio, Theatre Royal Bath have announced the London premiere of Sophie Treadwell’s Machinal, directed by Richard Jones (Endgame, The Hairy Ape) and starring The Stage 100 2024 Rising Star Rosie Sheehy (Oleanna, Romeo and Julie), in a limited run from 11 April-01 June 2024.
LA BOHEME Returns to Covent Garden in January 2024

This January, The Royal Opera presents Richard Jones' classic production of Puccini's La bohème, in its fourth revival since the 2017/18 season. Keri-Lynn Wilson and Evelino Pidò conduct three casts across the run which will see the opera's 700th performance at the Royal Opera House since its Covent Garden premiere in 1897.  
THE HANDMAID'S TALE Returns to the ENO in February

The Handmaid’s Tale opera will return to the ENO in a highly anticipated production. Read more about the upcoming show including how to get tickets, and all about the new arrival.
Ma Mère l'Oye /​ L'Enfant et les Sortilèges Comes to the Paris Opera

Ma Mère l'Oye /​ L'Enfant et les Sortilèges comes to the Paris Opera this month. Performances run from 21 November to 14 December 2023.
Review: MACHINAL, Theatre Royal Bath

With the AI (artificial intelligence) summit at Bletchley Park this week, Machinal at the Ustinov Studio, Theatre Royal Bath, couldn’t be more timely.
Photos: First Look at MACHINAL at Theatre Royal Bath

Five-time Olivier Award winning director Richard Jones brings Sophie Treadwell’s extraordinary epic masterpiece Machinal, based on the true story of the committal and execution of Ruth Snyder, to the Ustinov Studio.  Check out all new photos here!
VIDEO: Watch A Spooky Tour of The Royal Opera House

Watch a spooky tour complete with opera ghost stories in this video from the Royal Opera House here!
Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for MACHINAL, Directed By Richard Jones At Theatre Royal Bath's Ustinov Studio

Get a first look inside rehearsals for Machinal at Theatre Royal Bath. Learn who is starring in the production!
Richard Kind & John Owen-Jones to Lead Sondheim's A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM in Paris

Richard Kind will star as Pseudolus in the upcoming Paris production of A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, which will be the inaugural production of the new Lido 2 Paris. John Owen-Jones will take on the role of Miles Gloriosus.
Review Roundup: Bertie Carvel and Patsy Ferran Star in PYGMALION at The Old Vic. What Did the Critics Think?

After a chance meeting with Professor Henry Higgins and Colonel Pickering, flower seller Eliza Doolittle finds herself the subject of a rash bet to pass her off as a lady amongst the great and the good of London society.
Review: PYGMALION, The Old Vic

A tale of transformation, coersive control and eventual female empowerment performed by two of our best stage actors should be a guaranteed hit. However, Richard Jones' revival of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion fails to pack the expected punch.


How many Broadway shows has Richard Jones been in?

Richard Jones has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Richard Jones been in?

Richard Jones has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Richard Jones's first West End show?

Richard Jones's first West End show was Impossible which opened in 2016

What awards has Richard Jones been nominated for?

Richard Jones has been nominated for several awards, including Outstanding Director of a Play at the Drama Desk Awards for "The Hairy Ape," Outstanding Achievement in Opera at the Olivier Awards for "Anne Nicole," "Il Trittico," and "The Tales Of Hoffman," Outstanding Director - Play at the Drama Desk Awards for "La Bete," Best Director at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for "La Bete," and Best Direction of a Play at the Tony Awards for "La Bête."

What awards has Richard Jones won?

Richard Jones has won the Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Opera.

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