Ned Bennett is a theatre director who trained at the Royal Court, National Theatre and LAMDA. Ned won the UK Theatre Award for Best Director for Pomona and Yen (2015). Ned has most recently directed Equus for ETT opening at Stratford East.
Praise for Equus:
***** "Ned Bennett here stakes another claim to being hailed one of the most exciting directors of his generation with this enthralling, imaginative take on a modern classic. It grips like a thriller, and is shot through with piercingly accurate human insight and mordant humour... this is haunting, engrossing theatre. Troubling, rich and riveting, it's a must-see" Whatstonstage
***** "Bennett's deft revival" The Telegraph
***** "Everything about the creative vision works" Broadway World
***** "Magnificent.... an intoxicating event that drips with physicality and theatricality" Evening Standard
**** "exhilarating... this production confirms that Bennett is a director to watch" The Guardian
**** "Bennett's boldly stripped-back, theatrically intense and focused production.... Frequently dazzling, acutely truthful" London Theatre