Robert Crighton is a multi-award winning playwright and performer, founder of Milk Bottle Productions, and the only entrant in the 25 year history of the Lost One-Act Festival to win three awards in successive years though is sadly no longer eligible to win anymore..
For Milk Bottle he has written and largely performed in The Natural History of Trolls, The Invasion of Sudbury, Shoes That Angels Fear To Wear, Cuckold’s Fair, Teaching Gods and Other Stories... (Including the monologues: Problem Tree, The Examiner of Small Ailments, The Alternative Seagull, Keynote Speaker, Teaching Gods and Fantasy Terrorist League), Sunmakers, Myth, The Bear Named Mo-, Blind Spots, Thebes, Apathy, Apocalypse, The Happy Fluffy Bunny All Singing All Dancing Pop Up Show, Amateurs & Lord Ashborn – as well as adaptations of Antigone, Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, The Birds & The Bacchae.
Outside of Milk Bottle he has acted in productions of Alice in Wonderland, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, An Ideal Husband, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, A Doll’s House, Suddenly at Home, Othello, Hobson’s Choice, Twelfth Night, Sleeping Beauty, Two Planks and a Passion, Lark Rise, Aladdin, Arsenic and Old Lace, The Country Wife, Phaedra’s Love, Day of the Doodlebug, A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, In the Darkness Waiting, The Importance of Being Earnest, Julius Caesar, Cinderella, Mort, Whose Deadly Sin? & Babes in the Wood.
Also outside of Milk Bottle has directed productions of Alice in Wonderland, The Comedy of Errors, Design For Living, Peer Gynt, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, The Pot of Gold, Ghosts, Talking Heads – A Lady of Letters, Oedipus, Copenhagen, Roots and Wings, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead & Under Milk Wood.
His plays The Natural History of Trolls, Blind Spots, Shoes That Angels Fear To Wear, Teaching Gods and Other Stories... & Cuckold’s Fair are available to purchase via lulu.com – or directly after the show!