Rough Haired Pointer


Rough Haired Pointer is a theatre company set up by Mary Franklin (director) and Carin Nakanishi (designer) dedicated to rejuvenating classic texts and presenting new plays which insert themselves into the history of theatre to make inventive, beautiful and, above all, enjoyable theatre. Rough Haired Pointer have been described as ‘one of the most inventive and entertaining new theatre companies out there' (Exeunt). Our work combines visual originality, unapologetic theatricality, precisely crafted staging and headlong action.Our work is rooted in its form – we make theatre about theatre.


  • Drama


  • New Writing

Organisation Type

  • touring