Adam Cook - Drama School Audition Intensive

Adam is a graduate of the NIDA Directors Course. He has directed over 120 productions across Australia, London, Canada and the United States. He was Artistic Director of the State Theatre Company of South Australia for the years 2005-2012, the longest tenure in the company’s 40-year history. He is currently Head of Acting at Actors Centre Australia.

He has created works for the Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne and Brisbane Festivals, Melbourne Theatre Company, Sydney Theatre Company, Belvoir, Ensemble, Sydney Opera House Trust, NIDA, Queensland Performing Arts Centre, La Boite, Q Theatre, Florida Grand Opera, Opera de Montreal, Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, Opera Australia, Griffin, Bell Shakespeare, Sport for Jove, OzOpera, Playbox, Festival of the Dreaming, WAAPA, QUT, Marian Street, Strange Duck, Windmill Performing Arts, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, City of London Festival, the Barbican International Theatre Event (BITE).

Recent directing credits include Much Ado About Nothing and A Doll’s House for Sport for Jove, The Motherf*cker with the Hat for Workhorse Theatre, Freud’s Last Session [Theatre Royal, Sydney and QPAC, Brisbane], Daylight Saving for Darlinghurst Theatre Company and A Steady Rain and Kayak at the Old Fitz.