Roy Alexander Weise is the 19th annual winner of the James Menzies-Kitchin Award and directed his critically acclaimed, sell-out production of The Mountaintop by Katori Hall at the Young Vic. Other directing credits include Primetime for the Royal Court and Stone Face by Eve Leigh at the Finborough Theatre.

Current and forthcoming productions include Zero For the Young Dudes by Alistair McDowall for Young & Talented/National Theatre Connections/Soho Theatre and The Ugly One by Marius von Mayenburg at the Park Theatre in association with Buckland Theatre Company.
Roy was also Trainee Director at the Royal Court Theatre and BBC Theatre Fellow at the Bush and Lyric theatres. He is an Associate Director at Harts Theatre Company and lead acting tutor at Young & Talented.