Timothy Sheader was appointed Artistic Director at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre in November 2007, being responsible for productions from the 2008 season. He has directed numerous successes at the theatre, including: Hello, Dolly! (2009) which won three Olivier Awards, including Best Musical Revival, Into the Woods (2010) which transferred to New York, Crazy For You (2011) which was a double Olivier Award-winner and transferred to the West End, and To Kill a Mockingbird (2013/14) which went on tour in the UK, ending at the Barbican in mid-2015. Timothy is best known for his distinctive direction and commitment to story-telling. The theatre under his leadership has broadened its repertoire and its audience.