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The JMK Award 2014 Kate Hewitt has won the JMK Award 2014. Her production of Far Away by Caryl Churchill will be at the Young Vic in November. Roy Alexander Weise was the runner up with his production of The Ugly One by Marius von … Read More

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Alumni news

Don't miss The Chronicles of Kalki at the Gate Theatre until 31st January, directed by JMK Award winner Alex Brown. More details here. Michael Oakley, another JMK Award winner, is directing The Life and Times of Fanny Hill at Bristol Old … Read More

New Play List for 2015

For the JMK Award 2015 we will be asking applicants to choose from a new list of plays. To obtain a copy of the list please email Applications will open on 17th January 2015 and close on 31st January 2015. … Read More

New Directors’ Group

We're launching a new group for directors' at Nuffield Theatre Southampton. The first meeting is Thursday 30th October. To sign up please click here. Throughout the year group members will be offered workshops from leading industry … Read More

Royal Parks Half Marathon

JMK Trustee Robert Gill is running the Royal Parks Half Marathon this Sunday 12th October in memory of Graham Menzies-Kitchin, James' father who died in September. Graham was instrumental in setting up the Trust and is sadly missed by all … Read More

Some sad news

It is with great sadness that we pass on the news that James’ father, Graham Menzies-Kitchin, died late last week. Graham was an instrumental force in the initiation and operation of the JMK Trust, attending and encouraging our first … Read More