Josephine is External Communications Director for Mousetrap Theatre Projects, raising public awareness of this exceptional charity which helps socially and economically disadvantaged young people, and those with special needs.  Mousetrap is supported by every West End theatre and Josephine was responsible for Picturehouse Cinemas agreeing to show a promo about the charity fronted by one of its most famous patrons, Eddie Redmayne.

Kent Cultural Celebration

Josephine produced and directed the 2016 Kent Cultural Celebration featuring the most talented under-21s in the county. One of the lead performers in the show was a young man called Wilfred Jenkins who is profoundly deaf, his performance was an inspiration to all those with special needs who think the world of performing arts is beyond their reach.



The Scottsboro Boys

Josephine was an ambassador for Scottsboro Boys both at the Young Vic and The Garrick theatre.

Upcoming work as a director:
Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me

by Frank McGuinness at the Edinburgh Festival in 2017.

Josephine lectures in Drama at the Court Theatre Training Company in Hoxton, London. She recently directed excerpts from Abigail’s Party and Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me.

Josephine received a British Empire Medal in the Queen’s 90th Birthday Honours, she was also made an Amabassador for Kent in recognition of her work for the young people of that county.

Josephine Buchan Productions

Upcoming work as a producer:

Josephine is involved with a major project which will open in Las Vegas in late ’17/early ’18.

Details to follow.

In addition to my passion for first class commercial theatre, I also seek to develop the skills of young people, many of whom are struggling in the education system, within the framework of performing arts.