Here’s a newcomer to watch...
Nana Dakin has already shown not just artistic talent, but also intelligence and compassion in her directorial debut.
Begin Again was one of the most substantial and timely works of theatre this year.”


- Amitha Amranand, Bangkok Post 

about Nana

Nana Dakin is a NYC based Thai-American director of new work, classics and devised performance. Having grown up in multiple countries, her outlook is informed by diverse social and political experiences. Her work pursues social equity by examining the way culture is constructed and unsettling dormant biases.

She is the first Thai theatre director to direct at the prestigious Royal Court Theatre in London. In NYC her work has been presented by Ars Nova, Ensemble Studio Theatre, The Civilians, Clubbed Thumb, New York Theatre Workshop, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, The Song Collective and The Tank.


Nana is a core member of B-Floor Theatre, Thailand’s most highly awarded theatre company and the President of the Board of Directors of the Thai Theatre Foundation (TTF).