Kirsty is a freelance theatre director and writer. She is an associate director of Complicite and works extensively in both new writing and devising. Recent collaborations include Penny Dreadful, Theatre Uncut, Chris Goode and Company, Paines Plough and The Paper Birds. Kirsty has worked at The Young Vic, Northern Stage, The National Theatre and NT Studio, West Yorkshire Playhouse, The RSC and The Corn Exchange Newbury. Awards include the inaugural Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Award and the 2011 Northern Stage Title Pending Award.