Adam Meggido, co-founder of Showstopper!, is the artistic director of The Sticking Place, a production company dedicated to new writing, innovation in theatre and the exploration of new forms. He created London's first ever 50-hour Improvathon in association with the Die-Nasty Soap-a-thon troupe of Edmonton, Canada. He also created Britain's only annual horror theatre festival and was Nominated for a Peter Brook award in 2007. He has improvised at Shakespeare's Globe, the Royal Court and BBC Radio. He is a writer and director who has written musicals of his own and is head of foundation at LAMDA.