Robert 
Awosusi

he/him

Developing Talent Producer
Robert Awosusi Headshot. Robert looks over his right shoulder towards us. He smiles, wears round glasses, a denim jacket and white t-shirt

Robert is a director / writer / dramaturg / theatremaker currently based in London, making art about people not listened to. He creates performance work (live and recorded) that explores socio-political issues, championing and uplifting marginalised voices and communities in meaningful and stimulating worlds; current personal focuses are around Blackness, capitalism and climate change. He’s really excited to join tiata fahodzi and create some exciting opportunities for artists.

 

Work includes: hang (LAMDA), JASMINE. HOME. MOTHER (Young Vic), Bullring Techno Makeout Jamz (The Bunker); Our Tower (The Arcola); The Derek Smith Show (Mountview); phroot sahlad (Tour); The Lost (Young Vic) 

 

Associate director: Radio Elusia Podcast (Boundless), WE KNOW NOT WHAT WE MAY BE [Artistic Associate](Barbican) 

 

Assistant director: Constellations (Donmar/ Vaudeville), "Daddy" - A Melodrama (Almeida), Fairview (Young Vic), Let Kilburn Shake (Kiln), The Trial (Young Vic) 

 

Other work: Made at Home: A Virtual Scratch (Tamasha), Coronaville Delivery Service 

 

Robert has previous been Resident Director for the Almeida Theatre and a part of the RE: Assemble programme with Paines Plough. He served on the Advisory Board for Boundless Theatre.