Lucy Casson

Email Address

Company Name

Lucy Casson Casting

Job Title

Casting Director and Casting Associate

Mobile Number

044 (0)7951 169944




Lucy Casson


Lucy Casson was born in Yorkshire and began her casting career as one of the Resident Casting Directors at the Finborough Theatre. She spent 9 months as Casting Assistant at the Royal Shakespeare Company assisting on various projects including A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for the Nation; The Merchant of Venice and Othello. Casting Directors that she has regularly worked with include James Orange, Jenny Duffy and Anne McNulty with whom she assisted on A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Henry V for Michael Grandage Company. In a previous life she was a professional dancer and worked with English National Ballet, Susan Stroman, Rob Ashford and Peter Darling.

Notable Projects

Theatre – Gabriel by Moira Buffin i/No. 1 UK Tour – Casting Director Theatre – To Dream Again Theatr Clwyd – Casting Director Theatre – El Train: Three One Act Plays by Eugene O’Neill, Hoxton Hall – Casting Director Theatre – Cornelius by J B Priestly FInborough/Brits Off Broadway – Casting Director Theatre – On The Town, Regents Park Open Air Theatre – Assistant Casting Director Theatre – An American in Paris, West End – Casting Associate Theatre – The Addams Family, No. 1 UK Tour – Casting Associate Theatre – A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for the Nation, RSC – Casting Assistant TV – Murdered by my Father, BBC – Casting Assistant TV – X Company S2 & 3 – UK Casting Assistant


Theatre, Musical Theatre, TV

Office Location

North East, North West

Geographical Experience

UK, Northern Europe, North America, Eastern Europe

Membership Type

Probationary Member