Jonathan Glew

Jonathan Glew is a freelance theatre director and composer based in London.  

Whilst his work as a director and composer often overlap, this website aims to focus on Jonathan’s directoral output.  For more information on Jonathan’s compositional work please visit


Jonathan worked as Associate Director on the hugely acclaimed productions of A Dolls House and The Seagull for the Jamie Lloyd Company. 

A Dolls House, starring Jessica Chastain ran on Broadway at The Hudson between Feb & June 2023.  The production won numerous awards including ‘Best Revival at the 2023 Drama League Awards and was nominated for 6 Tonys.

The Seagull starring Emilia CLarke ran in London’s West-End throughout the summer of 2022.  The production was laterly screened at cinemas across the world on November 3rd 2022 and can now be seen on NT at Home.  Click HERE for the trailer


Jonathan is currently working as director and composer on a new musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s ‘TREASURE ISLAND’ in collaboration with celebrated playwright Robert Farquhar. 

Footage from a recent workshop with graduates from LIPA can be found HERE


photo Marc Brenner

photo Marc Brenner


Jonathan is working as associate director on The Effect at The National Theatre.  The production runs from August 1st - October 7th 2023.  Tickets and further information can be found HERE.