Caroline Hunt -Director

Caroline Hunt trained as an actor at LAMDA.  Her work included RSC and NT, Abbey Theatre Dublin and a spell in The Archers.


Later she became a script reader for the RSC and the Arts Council which gave her the experience to start a new writing  company CV ONE, which commissioned, amongst others Anthony Minghella’s A Little Like Drowning.


She has since gone on to direct plays for the Bristol Old Vic, the Tobacco Factory, Theatre 503, the BAC, the RSC Swan Theatre, Theatre Royal Bath, The Soho Theatre, Royal Haymarket in the West End.


Work in hand

BORDER a new play written for Peter Clifford by Adam Peck 2012

A development of ONLY for the Bristol Old Vic May/June 2012



Most Recent

Loss Soup for Bristol Old Vic Ferment January 2012


ProductionVenueWriterOther Info


Productions for theatre:



Bristol Old Vic Studio

Adam Peck

Developed for Ferment 2011

After the Accident

Tobacco Factory. Soho Theatre

Julian Armistead


Barnstable (with Jeremy Childs)

Henley Festival

James Saunders


Mighty Beast

Bristol Old Vic

Sean Borodale

2010 Developed for Ferment

Book and the Bit

Bristol Old Vic Studio

Edson Burton


In the Name of the Father

Theatre West

Julian Armistead


Topless Mum

Tobacco Factory/ Tricycle Theatre

Ron Hutchinson



Belgrade Theatre/RSC Swan/Soho Theatre

Ron Hutchinson


The Odyssey

Brewhouse Theatre, Taunton

Rod Lewis



Tobacco Factory/Edinburgh Festival/ HM Prisons/Theatre 503/ BAC

Ron Hutchinson


League of Youth

Bristol Old Vic Youth Theatre

Henrik Ibsen


The Beau (Peter Bowles, Richard Macabe)

Theatre Royal Bath/National Tour/Royal Haymarket Theatre

Ron Hutchinson


Blavatsky’s Tower

Tobacco Factory

Moira Bruffini



Other Directing work includes:


A Taste of Honey


Shelah Delaney

Only Prostitutes Marry in May

HM Prisons/Finborough Theatre

Dacia Mariani

How She Loves Him

Dion Boucicauld

A Man and Some Women

for Show of Strength

Githa Sowerby



Reader for the RSC. Arts Council new writing. Made in Wales, BBC,John Whiting Award, Mobile Award. Abbey Theatre Dublin.


South East Arts, Royal Court, Theatre Royal Bath, Tobacco Factory, University of Bristol Film Department.

2007 Arts Council Physical Theatre Bursary - David Glass Ensemble


Founder and Artistic Director of CV ONE Theatre Company.1977-1983 Work included:

A Little Like Drowning by Anthony Minghella. (Commissioned by CV ONE) Belgrade Theatre Studio Coventry

Into Europe. Ron Hutchinson. Lyric Studio Hammersmith

More out Than In Bernard Kops. Bush Theatre.

Anchor Man , Ron Hutchinson. Royal Court Theatre Upstairs.


Previous Actor Work Includes:


RNT  Woman Killed with Kindness, Good Natured Man, Danton’s Death.

Liverpool Playhouse. Scarborough Theatre in the Round, Fortune Theatre London.

RSC Diana in All’s Well That Ends Well and 2 seasons.

Caroline Bone in the Archers


Head/Case Head/Case ?