Director, Performer, Producer
Kerri McLean is a fresh and creative award winning director, performer, and producer. Based in London, Kerri's work covers many productions within the BBC (Including Small Island, Radio 4 Drama, and several BBC series), ITV, Channel 4 and a range of UK independents. She also works within a broad range of theatres, most recently she directed BAFTA and Golden Globe nominee Cathy Tyson in 'Snakes and Ladders' (Arcola Theatre). Last summer Kerri won the 'Overall Excellence Award' at The New York Fringe International Festival 2013 for her production of 'Kemble's Riot' starring Olivier Award winner Guy Masterson, which she directed and produced. 2012/13 saw her perform at London's South Bank Centre, Alderburgh Festival, Brighton Dome and during Black History Month with her one woman show 'Mermaid Memories', which she is currently developing into a full length production for touring later this year. Internationally Kerri has performed at Bosnia's Mostar Puppet Theatre and The Dubrovnik Festival in Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus.
Quotes and Reviews for Kerri McLean's Work
"5 Stars**** - Time Out New York Kerri's Direction on Kemble's Riot, NYC 2013
"this is a fast and fun piece that asks pertinent questions ... make[s] you want to head uptown and make trouble." Diep Tran review in Time Out NYC for 'Kemble's Riot' Directed and Produced by Kerri McLean
"...gratifying to learn of a magical age when hoi polloi thought theatre was worth fighting for." Printed 08/22/13, reviewed by Catherine Rampell in The New York Times for Kemble's Riot NYC, Directed/Produced by Kerri McLean
"... a triumph ... McLean had a stunning range of vocal and acting talent ... not to be missed - 5 Stars" ***** Latest 7 review by Sascha Cooper for Memories of Mermaids Autumn 2013, performed/written/directed by Kerri McLean
"The feeling of the audience controlling the direction of the story is very exciting" reviewed by Emily Jupp, The Independent, Arts section for Broken Loops, Directed by Kerri McLean.
"... spirited and complicated production, do see it immediately" Review from Jacob Horn at Curtain Up, NYC.
'Kerri McLean's direction is very effective'***** Latest Seven review of 'A Fine Line Between Laughter and Loathing'. Directed by Kerri McLean (5 star review)
"This production is well worth seeing while it's in town." - reviewed by Andrew Cawson for The Daily Info, Oxford for The Secret Agent, directed by Kerri McLean.
"The production was technically slick and effortlessly professional " review by Giles Broadbent, The Wharf for The Secret Agent, Directed by Kerri McLean.
"Spirited performances and clever staging..." - reviewed by Ben Murray in The Brighton Argus 'The Secret Agent' preview. Directed by Kerri McLean
Kerri's Agent Contact Details
Acting Agent: James Ireson at Narrow Road
Tel: 020 7831 4450
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