Executive Producer & General Manager
Debbie is a theatre producer and manager working both independently and on behalf of other practitioners to deliver exceptional live entertainment to audiences across the United Kingdom and internationally. With over 15 years’ experience, she has supported dozens of entities across both the commercial and subsidised sectors. She specialises in the development and delivery of new writing, particularly new musicals and immersive work.
She has been Producer for Perfect Pitch Musicals (ACE NPO) and Global Musicals since 2019, with currently running titles including SIX (West End, Broadway, and countless tours) and the recently Olivier-nominated Choir of Man (West End). Both Global Musicals and Debbie Hicks Productions are developing a number of new musicals in partnership with Alchemation, including Jack Godfrey’s extraordinary 42 Balloons.
Debbie is also a long-term collaborator of Immersive Cult, a secretive entity which develops multi-disciplinary, experiential work for VVIP and high net worth private clients. She is working to bring their unique performances and productions to public audiences across the globe.
Her creative development work also encompasses a slate of new musicals and plays on behalf of Oliver Mackwood Productions, destined for the stage from 2023 onwards.
Recent credits as an independent producer include: When The Birds Come by Tallulah Brown (EdFringe), The Four Seasons Reimagined (The Globe), The Permanent Way by David Hare (Site Specific), Ages of the Moon by Sam Shepard (Site Specific), and Treasure Island by Sandi Toksvig (Leicester Haymarket).
Recent collaborators include: Historic Royal Palaces, Underbelly Productions, the Old Vic, Jonathan Church Productions, Neil Laidlaw Productions, Iris Theatre, Viviana Durante Company, Up Piccadilly Productions, and countless more.
Debbie lives in Marylebone, London, with her cat Bombur. She is currently working towards a DPhil at the University of Oxford in Literature and Arts, with a particular specialism in female artists of the Victorian avant-garde.
Full biography to follow.