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A Triptych Treat of Comic Operas. Feb 2018 Kings Head Theatre

   Modern operas with an irrational twist”

   ★★★★   A trio of talented performers, wonderful

   production  design and a lovely atmosphere,

   well worth seeing

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Home Time at The Space. One Festival Jan 2018

In Home Time by  David Hendon, 

Directed by Paula Chitty,

Cast. Elizabeth George.

★★★★   ★★★★   ★★★★  ★★★★      Read more

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Kenneth Branagh Award for New Writing

Windsor. 4th. 5th. 6th October.

     'Home Time  - A triumph'

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Fun at the Festival - Arcola Theatre



      Menotti. Sullivan. Norland

     Arcola Theatre. (24.25.26 Aug)

     Kings Langley (8th Sept)  

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Sondheim's A Little Night Music

     A Little Night Music - Sondheim. 
      Directed and designed by Paula Chitty
      4th and 6th May @ Maltings Arts Theatre

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Lily and Bear - Royal Albert Hall + Tour

Lily and Bear By Lisa Stubbs .Directed and adapted to stage by Paula Chitty. February 2017 - on tour 

With songs and animation - Once in a while, along comes the perfect picture book, bearing the hallmarks of a true classic.


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Sullivan's HMS Pinafore - Regional Tour

     Gilbert and Sullivan's HMS pinafore

     Designs by Paula Chitty

     for Opera Anywhere's regional tour

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Tristram' Last Tango and Fat Lady sings- RADA - Director

     Last Tango / Fat Lady sings
     David Tristram.

     Directed and Designed by Paula Chitty

     Produced by Partnership Theatre Group 

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Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance - Designer - SACO

      Designed by Paula Chitty

      for Saco March 2017 


Great Britain- New Writing - Direction - irrational theatre

Great Britain – An Evening of fresh new work 

Directed and designed by Paula Chitty . October 2016 

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Leoncavallo's Pagliacci - Director /Designer - Arcola Grimeborn Festival

Leoncavallo's Pagliacci - Arcola Grimeborn Festival . London  **** 4 Stars

Directed and designed by Paula Chitty  30th August -  3rd September 2016

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Shakespeare's The Comedy of Errors- Director / Designer - Chiltern outdoor

Shakespeare's The Comedy of Errorsirected and Designed by Paula Chitty

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Leoncavallo's Pagliacci- Director /Designer - Arts Theatre , West End

Leoncavallo's Pagliacci (Newly adapted - Sung in Italian with irrational surtitles)


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E Nesbit's Railway Children- Director / Designer - Odney Estate outdoor

 E Nesbit's Railway Children. Odney Cookham

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Puccini Opera - Director / Designer - Arts Theatre , west end/ White Bear Theatre

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Mike Leigh's Abigail's Party - Director /Designer - Rada/ The Barn/Maltings - irrational theatre

Mike Leigh's Abigail's Party 

Party time hits the high notes - Herts Advertiser.

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Menotti's Old Maid and The Thief-Directors/Designer- Paula Chitty

Menotti's Old Maid and The Thief. - uniquely and imaginatively reflected in Paula Chitty’s set design and direction. Oxford Times

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The Three Wayfarers- New opera - Director/Designer - Opera Anywhere

Brand new opera ‘The Three Wayfarers’ composed by John Whittaker

Directed and Designed by Paula Chitty

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