Jim Culleton is the artistic director of Fishamble: The New Play Company based in Dublin.
His productions for Fishamble have won numerous international and Irish awards including an Olivier Award for Silent by Pat Kinevane with whom he has a long creative association. His productions regularly tour extensively throughout Ireland, UK, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the US.
Jim has also directed for major companies including the Abbey Theatre, Woodpecker/the Gaiety, 7:84 (Scotland), Project Arts Centre, Amharclann de hIde, Tinderbox, The Passion Machine, The Ark, Second Age, RTÉ Radio 1, The Belgrade, TNL Canada, Dundee Rep Ensemble, TCD School of Drama, CoisCéim/Crash Ensemble/GIAF, RTE lyric fm, Fighting Words, Origin (New York), Vessel (Australia), and Symphony Space Broadway/Irish Arts Center (New York).
Jim has taught for NYU, NUIM, GSA, Uversity, the Lir, Villanova, Notre Dame, TCD and UCD.