Dan Ayling

Director of Show

Dan is an Associate Artist of Cryptic in Glasgow. He has also worked with Almeida Opera, Scottish Opera, the Royal Opera House, and, most recently, ENO on their new production of Così fan tutte. Future engagements include directing Oliver Coates and Rohan de Saram for Töne Festival and Associate Director on Simon Callow's new play, The Man Jesus.

Dan’s directing credits include: Vast White Stillness (Swiss Church); Written on Skin (DNO, Wien Festwochen, Opera Comique); Remember Me (Cryptic); Clemency (EIF/SO); FLOW; Fewer Emergencies; City of Lost Angels (The Print Room); Again the Room Was Plunged Into Silence (Barbican); Bridge of Dreams and Cricket Remixed (Almeida); Can’t Stand Up For Falling Down (Arcola); The Kiss (Hampstead); Christie in Love (Lion & Unicorn); Shoot/Get Treasure/Repeat and Eschara (UK tour/Union Theatre). His assisting credits include: Written on Skin (Aix/ROH); Clemency (ROH2) Heart of Darkness (ROH2/Opera East); One Evening (QEH/Lincoln Center).