Anna Himali Howard is a director and theatremaker. She was Paines Plough's Trainee Director in 2016. She is also a Creative Associate at the Gate Theatre and an alumnus of the Birmingham REP Foundry. Her work includes:
Director: ALBATROSS by Isley Lynn for NEW (RWCMD/Paines Plough/Gate Theatre), LIFE IS NO LAUGHING MATTER by Demi Nandhra (Birmingham REP/mac birmingham), 20B by Jane English (Birmingham REP/CPT).
Theatremaker: MAHABHARAT/A by Anna Himali Howard and Zarina Muhammad (Camden People's Theatre), THE BEANFIELD by Breach Theatre (New Diorama, National tour 2016)
Associate Director: FLEABAG by Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Drywrite/Soho Theatre international tour).
Assistant Director: OTHELLO, dir. Ellen McDougall (Shakespeare's Globe), IN THE NIGHT TIME (BEFORE THE SUN RISES) by Nina Segal, dir. Ben Kidd (Gate Theatre).