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Sophie Drake in rehearsals for Patriots, Almeida Theatre.
Photography: Marc Brenner


Sophie Drake is a theatre director and dramaturg based in London with an interest in new writing. She has worked on large scale productions in the West End and at multiple venues across the UK. Sophie recently worked as the Assistant Director to Rupert Goold on the world premiere of Peter Morgan's play Patriots at the Almeida Theatre, starring Tom Hollander. 

She is the Resident Director for Broken Silence Theatre Company, where she co-leads the Playwrights Hive, runs a Script Report Service and directs new work the company produces.


Sophie trained at the University of Leeds and received training under Michael Grandage on his West End production of Red starring Alfred Molina and Alfred Enoch. She has worked as a freelance practitioner for Guildhall School of Music & Drama.

Current: Sophie is currently in an R&D for new play Society for New Cuisine by Chris Fung

Upcoming: Associate Director on Patriots West End Transfer (Noel Coward Theatre)

Get in touch with pitches, and scripts or to introduce yourself. 


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