Robert trained at the Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff.
Theatre credits: The Bodyguard (Adelphi Theatre, London); Ghosts (Greenwich Theatre); Two National tours of the hit show Calendar Girls; The Death of Norman Tortilla (Tristan Bates Theatre, London); The Years Between (Royal Theatre, Northampton); Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me (Barons Court Theatre, London); Edward II and Don Juan (Battersea Arts Centre, London); Next Door’s Baby (Orange Tree Theatre, London); Measure for Measure (The Peter Hall Company, Bath/Stratford); Habeas Corpus (The Peter Hall Company, Bath/National Tour); Mouth to Mouth (Albery Theatre, London); The Real Inspector Hound/Black Comedy (Comedy Theatre, London/National Tour); Tartuffe (Tour); When We Are Married (Savoy Theatre, London); A Christmas Carol (Carl Orff Theatre, Munich); Much Ado About Nothing (Southwark Playhouse, London); The Rivals (Southwark Playhouse, London); Under Milk Wood (Mermaid Theatre, Copenhagen); The Hired Man (Haymarket Theatre, Leicester & Astoria Theatre, London); Grease (National Tour); Emma Bovary and Bedroom Farce (Connaught Theatre, Worthing); The Soldier’s Tale (Tour); A Smashing Day (Tour) and Jack and the Beanstalk (Chipping Norton Theatre).
Films credits: Hugo (director by Martin Scorsese); Salsa Guy, The Wreck of the Mary Celeste, Oliver! and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Television credits: Emmerdale (Yorkshire Television); Silent Witness, A for Andromeda, Derailed, Eastenders, The Forsyte Saga and Dr Finlay’s Casebook (BBC).
Musical Theatre credits: The Boyfriend, Cabaret, Guys and Dolls, Jesus Christ Superstar, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Leave Him To Heaven, West Side Story and The Wizard of Oz.
Robert is a trustee of the JMK Trust; which was set up in memory of James Menzies-Kitchin, a young theatre director of thrilling promise. Each year, the trust gives an award in his name to an emerging young director. The JMK Award is the single most sought-after prize for outstanding young theatre directors. For more information,
and to support the work of the trust, visit www.jmktrust.org.