Fire Exit theatre company closed in 2019. This website is an archive.
Fire Exit was a multi-award-winning company presenting hard hitting, richly researched drama that innovated with form. The company was led by writer and director David Leddy, who has been described as a 'leading theatrical innovator' by The Times as well as a ‘maverick’ (Guardian), an ‘institution’ (Independent), a ‘genius’ (Scotsman), a ‘master’ (Estado de Sao Paulo, Brazil) and a 'theatrical iconoclast' (The List). The shows combined the emotional drive of dramatic new writing with the intellectual stimulation of performance art and the dynamism of new technology. Read more