People
Those that make YAT happen
Bill Compton
Bill Compton

LOCATION
Addlestone, Surrey

WEB SITE
http://www.billcompton.com





JOINED YAT
1994

BIOGRAPHY

Bill joined back in early 1994, when David Wheatley sucessfully conned him into appearing as Elchi in Genghis Khan. Since then he's hardly left the theatre.

Performance credits include:
Genghis Khan - Child of the Blue Wolf; Dracula; The Royal Hunt of the Sun; The Crucible; The Last Days of Don Juan; Briticanna; Les Liaisons Dangereuses; Nescience; Cider with Rosie; David and Lisa; Juno and the Paycock - USA; Toad of Toad Hall; Ghetto; Glengarry Glen Ross; Listen; Twelve Angry Men; Nativity x 4; An Enemy of the People; Albert Make Us Laugh; The Cherry Orchard; the last night of Run for your Wife; Henry V; 'Allo 'Allo, The Odd Couple (female version), Pravda - A Fleet Street Comedy, Arcadia and From These Green Heights (Swan Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor).

Director and Production Designer for
Listen; The Philanthropist; The Madness of George III; Communicating Doors (Swan Award Nomination for Best Play Production 2002 / Swan Award Winner for Best Design 2002); Amadeus; Run For Your Wife; Six Characters in Search of an Author; Our Country's Good; Invisible Friends; The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole - Aged 13 3/4; Sexual Perversity in Chicago (Swan Award Winner for Best Design 2005); Lord of the Flies; The Royal Hunt of the Sun; The Labours of Heracles; The Crucible; Return to the Forbidden Planet (Swan Award Nomination for Best Musical Production / Swan Award Winner for Best Design 2012 / Wild Swan Award 2012), Genghis Khan - Child of the Blue Wolf, A Slice of Saturday Night and Peer Gynt (Swan Award Nomination for Best Youth Production 2014).

Stage Manager for
The Great Gatsby; Nativity x 4; The Cutter and Long Day's Journey into Night.


YAT CREDITS
(under development)

The Great Gatsby (1996)
Orleans Park School, United Kingdom
CREW : Stage Manager

Toad of Toad Hall (1996)
Teddington School, United Kingdom
CAST  : "Chief Stoat" | "The Policeman"

Ghetto (1997)
LJ's Theatre Bar, United Kingdom
CAST  : "Weiskopf"

Adam Bede (1998)
Harry Hope Theatre, USA
CREW : Company Manager

Adam Bede (1998)
The Vera Fletcher Hall, United Kingdom
CREW : Company Manager

Nativity x 4 (1998)
The Vera Fletcher Hall, United Kingdom
CREW : Stage Manager | Production Assistant
CAST  : "Mak"

Albert Make Us Laugh (1999)
Barton Green Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Assistant SM | Producer | Poster/Flyer Designer
CAST  : "Eric Smallshaw"

The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui (1999)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Producer

The Madness of George III (2000)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director

Amadeus (2001)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director

Six Characters in Search of an Author (2002)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Production Designer

Our Country's Good (2003)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Set Construction | Production Designer | Photography

The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 (2004)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Production Designer

Emma (2005)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Poster/Flyer Designer

At Break of Day (2006)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Poster/Flyer Designer

Fairytales in the Park (2006)
The Terrace Gardens, United Kingdom
CREW : Poster/Flyer Designer | Steward

Lord of the Flies (2006)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Sound | Set Designer | Set Construction | Poster/Flyer Designer | Glowing Brands

The Royal Hunt of the Sun (2008)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Choreographer | Set Construction | Production Designer | Poster/Flyer Designer | Photography

Pride and Prejudice (2009)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Sound

What's in a Name? (2009)
The Terrace Gardens, United Kingdom
CREW : Director

The Labours of Heracles (2009)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Production Designer | Hydra Builder
CAST  : "Voice of Zeus"

Oh, What a Lovely War! (2010)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Poster/Flyer Designer

The Crucible (2011)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Sound Assistant | Production Designer

Return to the Forbidden Planet (2011)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Wardrobe | Set Designer | Production Designer | Producer | Poster/Flyer Designer

Genghis Khan - Child of the Blue Wolf (2012)
Arthur Cotterell Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Production Designer | Producer | Poster/Flyer Designer

Confusions (2013)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Producer | Poster/Flyer Designer

A Slice of Saturday Night (2013)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Production Designer | Producer | Poster/Flyer Designer

Peer Gynt (2014)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Sound Assistant | Set Construction | Production Designer | Producer | Poster/Flyer Designer

The Boy and the Woodland Kingdom (2014)
The Woodland Gardens, United Kingdom
CREW : Poster/Flyer Designer

Animal Farm (2014)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Producer

Urinetown the Musical (2015)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Set Designer | Producer | Poster/Flyer Designer

Tom's Midnight Garden (2016)
Hampton Hill Theatre, United Kingdom
CREW : Director | Sound | Set Designer | Set Construction | Poster/Flyer Designer

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