Peter Brook

British theatre and film director and innovator

Peter Stephen Paul Brook, CH, CBE (21 March 1925 – 2 July 2022) was a English theatre and film director and innovator. He is famous for directing A Midsummer Night's Dream, and the Mahabharata, and writing The Empty Space.

Peter Brook


  • The work of a director can be summed up in two very simple words. Why and How.
    • Brook, Peter (in English). On Directing. London, England: Faber and Faber ltd. pp. ix (Foreword). 0-571-19149-5. 

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