Cheek by Jowl is the international theatre company of Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod. Performing across the world since 1981, it presents vivid productions of classical and modern works in English, French and Russian.


Production photo
Photograph: Johan Persson.

Shakespeare in the Theatre: Cheek by Jowl by Peter Kirwan published by Bloomsbury. Read more

A glimpse behind the scenes of The Knight of the Burning Pestle
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Production photo
Photograph: Johan Persson.

Measure for Measure premieres in Germany/Mass für Mass in Deutschland.
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“Theatre cannot die before the last dream has been dreamt”

Declan Donnellan, The Actor and the Target

“Whatever Cheek by Jowl does next constitutes a major happening”

The Guardian


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