Jack Sain

Director & Acting Coach

Jack trained at LAMDA and Oxford University, and was the Resident Assistant Director at the Donmar Warehouse, where he assisted Kwame Kwei-Armah, Josie Rourke, Lyndsey Turner, Blanche McIntyre and Polly Findlay.


He was an associate on Killer Joe (Orlando Bloom, West End), directed the revival of the Pulitzer winning How I Learned to Drive at Southwark Playhouse, Four Play for Old Vic New Voices (Richard Madden, Jeremy Irvine), Kander and Ebb and Maury Yeston shows at Mountview, Much Ado About Nothing for the Chiltern Shakespeare, shows for Edinburgh Fringe, Oxford Playhouse, the Arcola, Theatre503 and so on. He also directed the children in Mary Queen of Scots (Working Title/Focus Features), and won an Audie for his adaptation/translation of Les Liaisons Dangereuses for Audible (Janet McTeer/Dominic West).


Jack has directed ballets, musicals, plays, short films, music videos, and most recently wrote the music and lyrics for an original musical, The Green Fairy, workshopped at the King's Head in February and premiering this autumn at the Union Theatre.