Penny Cherns (Editor)

Penny trained on the Directors' Course at the Drama Centre and worked as Joan Littlewood's assistant before continuing as a freelance director in major provincial repertory theatres directing classics, modern plays and musicals.<br> She was Associate Director at Chester, Watford and Nottingham Playhouse and worked at the RSC, the Royal Court and the New End theatres. She has also directed dramas for the BBC and Channel 4. She has taught international workshops worldwide and has taught and directed in the USA at Brandeis, Juilliard, Yale and the University of Iowa. In the UK she has taught at RADA, Drama Centre, Guildhall and is currently teaching at LAMDA.