Greg Esplin

Greg Esplin

Original Director

Greg Esplin is an actor, director and producer. He is the founding Artistic Director of In Your Face Theatre company set up in 2012, which is an assocaite company of the prestigious King’s Head Theatre in London. He produced and performed in The Hard Man by Jimmy Boyle at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2013. He also produced the 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe hit The Lieutenant of Inishmore. Greg is the original producer, director and star (as Tommy) of the internationally acclaimed Trainspotting Live, which has been seen around the world in 800 performances since its premiere in 2013. The production has won three Fringe Sell Out Show awards (Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015-2017), a Performance of the Week award (Adelaide Fringe 2017) and the lead actor was nominated for a Scottish BAFTA. Greg has also recently filmed an episode of the critically acclaimed Amazon show Outlander, which has recently been released. Greg’s company In Your Face Theatre has been co-producer on a number of other acclaimed productions, including Live A Little (Vault Festival London 2017), La Boheme and Strangers In Between (Trafalgar Studios, London West End, 2017/2018).