Ross Gumbley

In 1985 Ross became a trainee actor at The Court Theatre. Since then he has appeared in over 100 productions and broadened his skills to include writing and directing.

Through the late nineties Ross held an Associate Directorship at Centrepoint Theatre. During this time he also anchored his own radio show for Classic Hits and co-wrote six plays with Alison Quigan, many of which have been staged at The Court and throughout the country.

Ross  was appointed Associate Artistic Director of The Court in 2004. His first solo venture as a playwright HAPPY COUPLING premiered at The Court in 2006, the same year that Ross became The Court Theatre’s Artistic Director.

As Artistic Director, Ross is responsible for the selection of productions for both the main season at The Court and at The Forge, as well as overseeing the artistic development and growth of the company as a whole.