Derek Bond
Director, Writer
Agent(s): Helen Mumby

Derek is a Writer and Director. His production of Dinosaur World Live for Regents Park Open Air Theatre won BEST FAMILY SHOW at the 2024 Olivier Awards.

Current and forthcoming credits include: Dinosaur World Live (Writer/Director: Troubadour Wembley Park, UK & US Tour); Dragons and Mythical Beasts (Writer/Director: UK Tour).

Theatre credits include: Drop The Dead Donkey (UK Tour); Let’s Talk About Philip (Pleasance Theatre Edinburgh, UK Tour); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Cambridge Arts); Catastrophe Bay (Bristol Old Vic); Much Ado About Nothing (Dubai Opera House); Dinosaur World (also writer: Regents Park Open Air Theatre & UK Tour); The Christmasaurus by Tom Fletcher (Hammersmith Apollo); Alice In Wonderland by Glyn Maxwell (Storyhouse, Chester); Sweet Charity by Neil Simon, Cy Coleman and Dorothy Fields (Royal Exchange Theatre); Jess and Joe Forever by Zoe Cooper (Orange Tree Theatre, UK Tour & Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh); Stig of The Dump adapted by Jessica Swale (Storyhouse Open Air Theatre); Little Shop of Horrors by Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Royal Exchange Theatre); As You Like It by William Shakespeare (Southwark Playhouse); Microcosm by Matt Hartley (Soho Theatre); Shiver by Daniel Kanaber (Watford Palace); Lost In Yonkers by Neil Simon (Watford Palace); Floyd Collins by Tina Landau and Adam Guettel (Southwark Playhouse) and Many Moons by Alice Birch (Theatre503).

Dragons and Mythical Beasts was nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Family Show in 2022. His production of Sweet Charity won Best Musical at the Manchester Theatre Awards and was nominated for Best Musical at the UK Theatre Awards. Floyd Collins was named Best Musical at the Off West End Awards and was nominated for Best Musical at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards.

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