Rebecca Atkinson Lord

Rebecca is an award winning theatre maker who directs, writes and produces theatre and
performance. From 2010 – 2015 Rebecca was Director of Theatre at Ovalhouse. She is Founding
Artistic Director and Chief Executive of Arch 468, Chair of the Board for Dante or Die and writes
regularly for the Guardian, The Stage and Exeunt. Her recent production of Cuddles by Joseph Wilde
was named one of the 10 best shows of the year by both the New York Times and New York Post.
Rebecca has extensive experience of making work in the independent sector, of running a small/mid
scale venue and curating an artistic programme. Her work in artist development whilst at Ovalhouse
is recognised as sector leading and she is a key voice in the dialogue around Arts Policy and Funding.
Other key areas of interest and expertise include Contemporary Performance.