Rikki Henry studied film production at the University for the Creative Arts. Previously at the Young Vic, he directed the Young People's production of The Government Inspector. As assistant director at the Young Vic, his work includes Vernon God Little, Annie Get Your Gun, and the Young People's productions of Uncle Vanya, and King Lear. Other recent directing work includes: From Dover to Calais (ATC/Bristol Old Vic/Young Vic); Jitney (monologue by August Wilson) (Trafalgar Arts/The Old Red Lion); Woza Albert! (staged reading) (Albany/Stonecrabs Theatre); and The Moment Before (Warehouse Theatre Croydon/Strawberry Picking Festival). Rikki's assistant directing credits also include: When the Chickens Came Home to Roost, Urban Legends (National Theatre Studio), and Ghosts or Those Who Return (Arcola).