Gabrielle Dawes is a freelance Casting Director, and an Associate of Chichester Festival Theatre.
Theatre at Chichester includes Singin' in the Rain (and West End), Pygmalion, Yes Prime Minister (and West End), Separate Tables, The Grapes of Wrath, Hay Fever, The Circle, Hobson's Choice, Twelfth Night (Festival Theatre); Top Girls (and Trafalgar Studios), The Syndicate, The Browning Version, South Downs, Bingo (and Young Vic), The Real Inspector Hound, The Critic, The Master Builder, Wallenstein, Funny Girl, Taking Sides (and West End), Collaboration (and West End), Aristo, Macbeth (and West End/BAM/Broadway), The Waltz of the Toreadors, Office Suite (Minerva Theatre).
Other theatre includes The Norman Conquests (and Broadway), All About My Mother (Old Vic); The Umbrellas of Cherbourg, Onassis, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Three Days of Rain, Treasure Island (West End); Loyalty (Hampstead Theatre); Salome, The English Game (Headlong Theatre); Master Class (Theatre Royal Bath); Crash (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Company, The Elephant Man (Sheffield); As You Like It (Watford). As Deputy Head of Casting at the National Theatre 2000-2006, award-winning productions included Caroline, or Change, His Dark Materials, Elmina's Kitchen, The Pillowman and Coram Boy.
Television credits include Macbeth directed by Rupert Goold, Harold Pinter's Celebration, Elmina's Kitchen by Kwame Kwei-Armah.
Films include Perdie (BAFTA award for Best Short Film) and The Suicide Club.