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Kirsty Housley

Kirsty Housley

Kirsty Housley is a director, writer and dramaturg. Her work has been nominated twice for the stage award for innovation (winning in 2017 for The Encounter). 

Recent work includes The Long Goodbye (director of live show and livestream) with Riz Ahmed for Manchester International Festival/BAM; Mephisto (A Rhapsody) at The Gate Theatre (director); Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls in Tehran and The Believers are but Brothers (with Javaad Alipoor); Tao of Glass for Manchester International Festival (co-director); Avalanche: A Love Story at The Barbican and Sydney Theatre (Dramaturg); Misty at The Bush and the West End (Dramaturg); The Encounter for Complicite (co-director).

Kirsty is currently developing new work with The National Theatre, Theatre Royal Stratford East and Clean Break.