Michael Attenborough has been presented with an award for Excellence in International Theatre by the International Theatre Institute.
stic director of the Almeida Theatre was awarded with the honour at a luncheon held at the Tr
aveller’s Club in London. Director of the Theatre Institute, Neville Shulman presented Attenborough with the accolade.
Attenborough has been the artistic director of the Almeida Theatre for ten years. The award from the International Theatre Institute was to acknowledge Attenborough’s work to provide an international exchange of knowledge and practice in theatre arts.
The director is no stranger to prestigious prizes having already secured two honorary doctorates and is also a honorary professor at the University of Sussex.