Julian was Associate Director for Stephen Daldry’s award winning production of An Inspector Calls, and has been responsible for three successful national tours of the UK as well as five recasts for the West End.
Julian was also Associate Director at Liverpool Playhouse, where his production of Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men toured nationally. He adapted and directed The Three Musketeers at the Young Vic Theatre, which was nominated for a Barclay’s Theatre Award in 2002.
More recently Julian directed the West-End revival of The Shape of Things by Neil Labute at the New Ambassadors and directed The Barber of Seville at the Bristol Old Vic in a new adaptation by Lee Hall.
For eight years, Julian was Artistic Director of Soho Rep, New York, and also directed at American regional theatres including Yale Rep and the Actors’ Theatre of Louisville. He has directed On-Broadway (Faulkner’s Bicycle starring Kim Hunter) as well as many shows Off off Broadway (including Serves You Right written by Steve Buscemi).
His operatic productions include From the House of the Dead, Wozzeck, Il Tabburro and Vollo Di Notte all for Long Beach Opera in California and more recently Messalina at Battignano.Return