Mathilde López


Mathilde is associate director of National Theatre Wales and artistic director of August 012 theatre company. She started her professional career as a designer working for the BBC, Robert Lepage and Ex Machina in London and Madrid before becoming assistant director and literary manager at Theatre Royal Stratford East. She studied at Central Saint Martins and Ecole Philippe Gaulier, has a masters in theatre directing from Birkbeck College and was a founding member of National Theatre Wales. She is based in Cardiff. 

Directing credits include: Petula (National Theatre Wales / Theatr Genedlaethol / August012), Canur Pwnc (August 012); La Calisto (Longborough Festival Opera); Robinson: The Other Island (Give It A Name, Bristol Old Vic); La Voix Humaine associate director to David Pountney (Welsh National Opera) Les Miserables (August 012/Chapter); Highway One (August 012/ Festival of Voice); Of Mice and Men (August 012/Chapter); Yuri (August 012/Chapter/ Underbelly); City of the Unexpected, associate director to Nigel Jamieson (National Theatre Wales/Wales Millennium Centre); Roberto Zucco (August 012/Chapter); Tonypandemonium (National Theatre Wales); Caligula (August 012/Chapter); Pornography (Waking Exploits/Chapter); Serious Money (Waking Exploits/Chapter); Crosswired (East London Dance/Barbican Centre).