Philip J Morris is the Artistic Director of Trybe House Theatre following a period as Trainee Director at the Royal Court Theatre. His journey into directing began at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre (The REP) in 2015 where he started as an intern. He would then go on to become a Senior Youth Theatre director. During his time at The REP, Philip was the instrumental lead in a pilot project named Up My Street which was created to work specifically with vulnerable young black men across the city.
In 2018 Philip spent 2 years working as a Project Associate with the National Theatre with a project named NT Public Acts. After receiving training at Introduction To Directing course (RTYDS) Philip has directed two showcases with Neighbourhood Theatre at the Young Vic in 2020 and 2021. He is currently working as a Project Associate at Company Three.
A list of shows that Philip has directed more recently:
18, Company Three, New Diorama
Living Newspaper Edition 7, Heartband, Royal Court Theatre
Living Newspaper Edition 4, Life’s Work, Royal Court Theatre
Neighbourhood Voices Monologues, Young Vic
Scenes From A Brummie Iliad, The REP