David Adkin Limited is an award-winning, London based theatrical production and general management company. Our passion is to develop and produce world-class productions of thrilling stories both old and new.

Selected credits as Producer and/or General Manager include:

BLINDNESS adapted by Simon Stephens, dir. Walter Meierjohann (Donmar/UK Tour/International)

STRAIGHT WHITE MEN by Young Jean Lee, dir. Steven Kunis (Southwark Playhouse)

ROCKY ROAD by Shaun McKenna, dir. Steven Kunis (Livestream) 

JACK COLE (Development) by Chet Walker, Shaun McKenna and Guy Kitchenn, dir. Chet Walker

THE REALISTIC JONESES by Will Eno, dir. Simon Evans (Ustinov, Theatre Royal Bath)

AFTERGLOW by S. Asher Gelman, dir. Steven Kunis (Waterloo East Theatre)

WILD GOOSE DREAMS by Hansol Jung, dir. Michael Boyd (Ustinov, Theatre Royal Bath)

AFTERGLOW by S. Asher Gelman, dir. Tom O'Brien (Southwark Playhouse)

THE OMISSION OF THE FAMILY COLEMAN by Claudio Tolcachir / Stella Feehily, dir. Laurence Boswell (Ustinov, Theatre Royal Bath)

THE GRINNING MAN by Carl Grose, Tim Philips & Marc Teitler, dir. Tom Morris (Trafalgar Studios)

ROTHSCHILD & SONS by Sherman Yellen, Sheldon Harnick & Jerry Bock, dir. Jeffrey Moss (Park Theatre)

THE LIFE by David Newman, Ira Gasman & Cy Coleman, dir. Michael Blakemore (Southwark Playhouse)

DESSERT by Oliver Cotton, dir. Trevor Nunn (Southwark Playhouse)

BITTERENDERS by Hannah Khalil, dir Maxine Peake (Livestream)


A LESSON FROM ALOES by Athol Fugard, dir. Dame Janet Suzman (Finborough Theatre)

THE SUGAR HOUSE by Alana Valentine, dir. Tom Brennan (Finborough Theatre)

AGNES COLANDER by Harley Granville Barker/Richard Nelson, dir. Trevor Nunn (Jermyn Street Theatre)

COMPANY by Stephen Sondheim & George Furth, dir. Derek Anderson (Aberdeen Arts)

STALKING THE BOGEYMAN by Markus Potter & David Holthouse, dir. Markus Potter (Southwark)

OFF THE KINGS ROAD by Neil Koenigsberg, dir. Alan Cohen (Jermyn Street Theatre)

NEXT FALL by Geoffrey Nauffts, dir. Luke Shepherd (Southwark Playhouse)

OUR FRIENDS THE ENEMY by Alex Gwyther, dir. Tom O'Brien (UK Tour/New York)

SWEENEY TODD by Stephen Sondheim & Hugh Wheeler, dir. Derek Anderson (Twickenham Theatre)

Winner of Best Off West End Production and nominated for Best Musical Revival at the 2015 Whatsonstage Awards

OUR HOUSE THE MUSICAL by Madness & Tim Firth, dir. Matthew Warchus (Savoy Theatre)

10th Anniversary Concert starring Suggs, Tameka Empson, Alistair McGowan and Wendi Peters

CABARET by John Kander, Fred Ebb & Joe Masteroff, dir. Derek Anderson (Aberdeen Arts)

HOLMES & WATSON: FAREWELL TOUR by Stuart Fortey, dir. Tristan Pate (Edinburgh/UK Tour) 

DUSKY WARRIORS by Nasser Memarzia & Kulvinder Ghir, dir. Iqbal Khan (Theatre Royal, Stratford East)

THAT FACE by Polly Stenham, dir. Tara Robinson (Landor)

THE AGONY & ECSTASY OF STEVE JOBS by Mike Daisey, dir. Nasser Memarzia (Waterloo East Theatre)

In 2016/17 David worked for legendary Producer Robert Fox on the UK premiere of David Bowie and Enda Walsh's musical LAZARUS, dir. Ivo Van Hove (Kings Cross Theatre). In 2015, he was the Festival Producer for the OLD VIC NEW VOICES FESTIVAL (The Old Vic). In 2019/20, David was the Producer of the award-winning nationally acclaimed Ustinov Studio, Theatre Royal Bath

In addition to the selected credits above, David Adkin Limited has produced and managed numerous workshops, development projects and private events.

Investments include: Jeremy Herrin's West End revival of THE GLASS MENAGERIE starring Amy Adams (Duke of Yorks); Tom Stoppard's LEOPOLDSTADT (Wyndham's); DEATH DROP (Garrick); Angels in America starring Andrew Garfield (Neil Simon Theater, Broadway); Marianne Elliot's DEATH OF A SALESMAN (Piccadilly)NOISES OFF (Garrick); THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW (UK Tour); THE STARRY MESSENGER starring Matthew Broderick (Wyndham's); THE SHARK IS BROKEN (Ambassadors); THE SON (Duke of York); TRUE WEST starring Kit Harrington and Johnny Flynn (Vaudeville); Ian Rickson's UNCLE VANYA starring Richard Armitage (Noel Coward).

David is a member of the Society of London Theatre; a bursary recipient of The Stage One Producers Scheme; the Associate Producer of the Arts at Stowe programme at Stowe School; and the Chairman of Cherwell Theatre Company - a charity providing arts based opportunities for young people in his hometown.

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director DAVID ADKIN
production co-ordinator ADAM LINE
dramaturg AIDA ROCCI