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Board of Trustees - Nick Frankfort

nick frankfort

Nick was Executive Producer of the internationally respected Donmar Warehouse from 2002 - 2007 and has over 25 years of experience in the theatre industry. During this time, he has worked in the subsidised and commercial sectors and has extensive experience of successfully realizing productions for different audiences. Whilst at the Donmar, under the Artistic Directorship of Sam Mendes and subsequently Michael Grandage, he produced and general managed musicals, classic plays, revivals and new writing. He transferred many of these productions to both the West End and Broadway. Work produced over this time includes The Blue Room with Nicole Kidman, Proof with Gwyneth Paltrow, Guys and Dolls with Ewan McGregor and most recently Frost/Nixon with Michael Sheen and Frank Langella. Under his joint leadership with Michael Grandage, the theatre won 4 Evening Standard Awards and 8 Olivier Awards.

In 2007 he founded CMP (Creative Management and Productions) with Tobias Round, to produce and general manage. The company produced revivals and new titles and also commissioned new work for the West End.  Productions include The Hound of the Baskervilles (Duchess),  Swimming with Sharks (Vaudeville), Year of the Rat  (West Yorkshire Playhouse),  Piaf (Vaudeville),  Three Days of Rain (Apollo), The Little Dog Laughed (Garrick), Birdsong (Comedy), Death and the Maiden (Harold Pinter) and The Wind in the Willows (Duchess and Vaudeville).  

Today, Nick works as Producer with Director Michael Grandage, developing theatre work for Michael Grandage Company (MGC). Plays produced include: Labour of Love by James Graham, The Lieutenant of Inishmore by Martin McDonagh both at the Coward Theatre and Red by John Logan at the Wyndham's Theatre. He continues to represent a number of Directors and Theatre makers.