About Us

AlterEgo Theatre is the theatre productions arm of AlterEgo Creative Solutions Ltd. Working in association with various partners we produce classic and contemporary drama as well as new writing.


If you are interested in our education and applied theatre projects please visit our CreativeSolutions website by clicking here.


Meet the Team

Sean McGrath Artistic Director


Sean trained at The Oxford School of Drama.

Directing credits include:

Chelsea’s Choice, She Stoops to Conquer, Stand, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Romeo & Juliet, Macbeth, Shades of Grey, Meeting Shakespeare (AlterEgo), As You Like It, Much Ado About Nothing (Cambridge Shakespeare Festival), The Price (Walking Forward Theatre), Macbeth (BlackCat Theatre), Rated, In the Dark, Smashed (Jackpot Training).

Writing credits include:

Chelsea's Choice,  Behind Closed Doors, In the Net, Meeting Shakespeare (AlterEgo), Rated, In the Dark, Smashed (Jackpot Training).

Performing credits include:

Othello, Hamlet, Much Ado About Nothing, Richard III (Cambridge Shakespeare Festival), Welcome Back (Walking Forward Theatre), To Close & Kill (Theatre 503), An Imperfect Instrument (Arcola Theatre - Scratch), Tamburlaine II (Shakespeare's Globe - Read not Dead), A Guinea Too Much (Mansfield Palace Theatre), The Tempest (ShakespeareWorks), An Urban Folk Tale (Diorama Theatre), A Midsummer Night's Dream (Tacit Theatre).


Gemma Paget Associate Director


Gemma trained as an actress for three years at Manchester Metropolitan’s School of Theatre.

Performing credits include:

She Stoops to Conquer, Much Ado About Nothing, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Stand (AlterEgo).   Gut Girls (Outfox Productions), Othello, Romeo & Juliet, All’s Well That Ends Well, Hamlet, As You Like It (Cambridge Shakespeare Festival), The Three of Us (Shoreline Pictures), Especially for You (Met Film School), Eight (Henley Fringe Festival), Never Saw the Day (Walking Forward Theatre), Blue Eyed Cat (Etcetera Theatre), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Tacit Theatre), Richard III (Bloomsbury Theatre).