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Alex founded Apropos Theatre in 2019 in order to take '50 Words' to the Edinburgh Fringe festival. The work has taken Alex from Edinburgh to London and Exeter.

Creative Director

Laura Hounsell

Resident Director

Laura began her directing career whilst au university. She has directed Salome (Wilde), Yerma (Lorca), Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off (Lochhead) with The Edinburgh University Theatre Company. She is currently directing Terrence The T-Rex at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, her first collaboration with Apropos Theatre. Laura has trained with The National Youth Theatre and Central School of Speech and drama. Laura will be working with The Dorset Opera Festival, and is currently in research and development for two new Apropos Theatre works.

You can hear Laura's podcast - Artists' Impressions - here.

What We Do

Simply put, we make theatre. This is a little difficult in the current world, but we look forward to getting back to it as soon as we can.

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