Lindy Davies

Lindy Davies

Affiliated Program

Actors Conservatory

Biography

 Lindy Davies
Theatre Director, Performance Consultant,Script Consultant

Lindy Davies has worked as a director, actor trainer, script consultant, performance consultant and actress winning awards and nominations for direction and performance.

Her work as a Director includes:
National Theatre of Slovenia: Scenes From an Execution. (Slike z Usmrtitve)
National Theatre of Slovenia: The Changeling (Premenjave)
Moscow Maly Theatre: Old Times.
Wyndham's Theatre West End: Old Times (Julie Christie, Leigh Lawson and Dame Harriet Walter).
Theatr Clywd: Old Times. (with Julie Christie and Leigh Lawson)
Chichester Festival Theatre: Hedda Gabler (with Dame Harriet Walter)
Chichester Festival Theatre: Suzannah Andler (Julie Christie)
Sydney Theatre Company: Three Days of Rain, A Month in the Country (Opera House), Old Times
Bell Shakespeare Company: As You Like It (Opera House);
Belvoir St Company B: Scenes from an Execution
(nominated for a Critic’s Circle Award for Best Director)

Script Consultant
2008 - 2013 Foundry Films and Film Farm(Canada)
2011 & 2013 Dreamago Plumes et Pellicule (Switzerland)

Performance Consultant
Sarah Polley’s Away from Her for which Julie Christie won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress; the National Board of Review Award for Best Actress; the Critic’s Circle Award and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress. Julie was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress.
Lindy most recently worked with Julie Christie on The Company You Keep directed by Robert Redford and Red Riding Hood directed by Catherine Hardwicke . Other films Glorious ’39, Neverland, Troy and Alan Rudolph's Afterglow; for which, Julie Christie received a 1998 Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. Kenneth Branagh’s Hamlet, The Railway Stationman, Fools of Fortune

Sally Potter's The Tango Lesson with Sally Potter.

2010-2013 Actors’ Conservatory of the Canada Film Centre.

November 1995 - Feb 2007 Head of the School of Drama at the former VCA Melbourne