Debo Adebayo

Deputy Artistic Director (Maternity Cover)

Debo Adebayo is a theatre and cultural producer, DJ, and music publisher. He has worked with companies such as Talawa, Nitro (The Black Theatre Co-operative), Tangle, The Red Room, Utopia Theatre, and Collective Artistes. In 2012, he founded music publisher Mix ’n’ Sync. Before joining Paines Plough he was Lead Producer at Tamasha.

Theatre credits include: STARS by Mojisola Adebayo (2023), A STRANGER IN A STRANGE PLACE by Mel Pennant (2022), 10 NIGHTS by Shahid Iqbal Khan (2021), UNDER THE MASK by Shaan Sahota (2021), APPROACHING EMPTY by Ishy Din (2019), DOES MY BOMB LOOK BIG IN THIS? by Nyla Levy (2019), I WANNA BE YOURS? by Zia Ahmed (2019) (all for Tamasha as Producer), SCREENSHOT (as Scheme Producer for Sister/South of the River, 2021), I STAND CORRECTED (producer and music supervisor, Oval House/London, 2012, Artscape/Cape Town, 2012), MUHAMMAD ALI and ME (producer and music supervisor, Oval House/London 2008, Albany/London, 2016), MOJ OF THE ANTARCTIC (Assistant Composer, Oval House/London 2008, British Council Tour of Afrcia, 2008, Lyric Hammersmith/London, 2007).

TV: INVISIBLE (Music Supervisor, Random Acts, Channel 4, 2012).