Ambassador Theatre Group Productions

Producer & General Manager

Ambassador Theatre Group Productions is the producing and general management arm of Ambassador Theatre Group. The company is committed to presenting high-quality musicals and plays across the West End, Broadway and UK regions and increasingly international.

Recent productions and co-productions in London and the West End include Pretty Woman: The Musical (Piccadilly); The Seagull (Playhouse); Cyrano de Bergerac starring James McAvoy (Playhouse, Olivier award for Best Revival); 9 to 5 the Musical (Savoy & UK Tour); Betrayal starring Tom Hiddleston (Harold Pinter & Bernard B. Jacobs, Tony Award nomination for Best Revival); The Lehman Trilogy (Piccadilly); The Curious Incident of The Dog in the Night-Time (Piccadilly); the Pinter at the Pinter season presented by the Jamie Lloyd Company (Harold Pinter); King Lear starring Ian McKellen (Duke of York’s); the Tony Award-winning play Oslo (Harold Pinter); Glengarry Glen Ross starring Christian Slater (Playhouse); Buried Child featuring Ed Harris in an Olivier Award-nominated performance (Trafalgar Studios); Big Fish starring Kelsey Grammer (The Other Palace); Hamlet starring Andrew Scott (Harold Pinter); the Jamie Lloyd company season of The Maids and The Homecoming (Trafalgar Studios) and Doctor Faustus (Duke of York’s); the Olivier Award-winning Oresteia (Trafalgar Studios) and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Savoy Theatre & UK Tour).

On Broadway productions and co-productions include Plaza Suite starring Sarah-Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick (Hudson); Pretty Woman (Nederlander) and Sunday in the Park with George (Hudson) which starred Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford, and which will also be coming to the West End.

Ambassador Theatre Group Productions is committed to bringing high quality shows to the regions and is proud to be producing and general managing Ian McKellen’s 80 date tour of the UK which concluded with a West End run at the Harold Pinter Theatre in the autumn of 2019. Recent touring productions and co-productions include Abigail’s Party starring Jodie Prenger; Glengarry Glen Ross starring Nigel Harman and Mark Benton; Strangers on a Train based on Patricia Highsmith’s novel; the Victorian thriller Gaslight starring Kara Tointon, Keith Allen and Rupert Young; Noël Coward’s comedy Private Lives, starring Tom Chambers and Charlotte Ritchie and the multi-Olivier Award-winning musical Sunny Afternoon.

Executive Producer                               Adam Speers

Senior Producer                                     Richard Darbourne

General Managers                                 Matt Cullum, John Manning and Johnny Wood

Interim General Manager for 9to5         Hannah Durose

Assistant General Manager                    Joshua Francis-Ralphs

Production Associate                             Wesley Nash

Production Assistants                            Andra Gavin and Iona Purvis

Head of Production Marketing              Arthur Jones

Executive Assistant to Adam Speers       Kimberley Kofou

Finance Business Partner                       Sarah Taborelli