Lata studied Music at Oxford University and is an alumna of the Young Vic’s Introduction to Directing course. This year she was assistant director on two productions for the Royal Shakespeare Company. Lata is a creative associate of Lazarus Theatre Company. She was named as one of the 50 most influential neurodivergent women in the arts by Women Beyond the Box in 2022.
As Director: Edie (Theatre 503, upcoming); 12 (The Greenhouse), The Mozart Question; Richard III (Upstairs at the Gatehouse); Alice in Wonderland (Millers Theatre, Zurich); Not About Heroes (Lion and Unicorn); Amadeus (Oxford Playhouse BT Studio).
As Associate Director: CRIPtic Pit Party (Barbican Pit); Babybox (York Theatre Royal).
As Assistant Director: Henry VI: Rebellion; Wars of the Roses (RSC); Macbeth; Salome (Lazarus Theatre Company); Girls Like That; The Secret Shed of Trams and Dreams (Tramshed); Nice Work If You Can Get It (Upstairs at the Gatehouse).
As Musical Director: Drylands (Tramshed)