Daniel Evans

Daniel Evans

Daniel Evans is Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres.

As director, he previously directed An Enemy of the People – the opening production of his inaugural season, Racing Demon as part of The David Hare Season, Othello, Macbeth, My Fair Lady, The Full Monty (UK Theatre Award for Best Touring Production – currently running in the West End), This Is My Family (UK Theatre Award for Best Musical Production) and Oliver!.

As an actor, his previous work for the company includes Company, The Pride, Cloud Nine and The Tempest. An award-winning actor and director, Evans’ work includes Sunday in the Park with George (Menier Chocolate Factory, Wyndham’s Theatre and Broadway) – a role for which he won the Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical (his second Olivier Award, the first being for Merrily We Roll Along in 2001) and a Tony Award nomination. His extensive credits include work with the Donmar Warehouse, Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal Court Theatre and National Theatre.

Evans is a Fellow of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

Previous Productions at Sheffield Theatres

  • The Effect

    *Regional Première* Tristan and Connie are strangers who are brought together during a pharmaceutical drug trial. Isolated in a unit, as the...…

  • Anything Goes

    ***** Daily Telegraph ***** Independent…

  • This Is My Family

    **** The Guardian **** The Stage…

  • The Sheffield Mysteries

    ***** The Public Reviews…

  • Oliver!

    ***** Telegraph ***** The Independent…

  • This Is My Family

    ***** The Sunday Express **** The Sunday Times…

  • The Full Monty

    ***** Independent **** Daily Telegraph …

  • Macbeth

    **** The Mail On Sunday **** Financial Times …

  • Company

    ***** Daily Telegraph ***** Mail on Sunday…

  • Othello

    A celebrated foreign general is sent to war on his wedding night. A secret plot to destroy him is set in motion by his most trusted friend.…