About Us

Poltergeist make puzzle-box theatre that collaborates with a live audience. We experiment with genre, and wrestle with big, difficult ideas under the surface.


We stage risk. We play games. Sometimes, we dance.

Poltergeist are an Associate Company at The North Wall, Oxford.

Artistic Director: Jack Bradfield

Company: Alice Boyd / Rosa Garland / Will Spence

Associates: Shankho Chaudhuri / Emily Davis

We're also members of STAGING CHANGE, a new green movement in the arts. To find out more about our manifesto and movement, head to the website by clicking here.

Untapped Award 2019

Fringe Sell Out Show 2019 

Samuel French New Play Award 2018


Fringe Sell Out Show 2018


"One of the UK's Best Young Theatre Companies" - The Guardian