Shawab Iqbal

Executive Producer

Shawab Iqbal was born and bred in East London, he graduated with a first class honours degree in Sociology from the University of Kent.  

Shawab is an experienced Producer having worked across theatre and dance for over a decade. He is currently Senior Artistic Associate at Bush Theatre and prior to joining Eclipse was Learning & Participation Producer at Hip Hop dance company Boy Blue. Prior to this, he was a Producer at Theatre Royal Stratford East and an Administrator for Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures.

Shawab has an extensive freelance portfolio working with established and emerging artists. He is a trustee at Tamasha Theatre Company and an independent governor at Newham Sixth Form College. Shawab is also a qualified teacher and former ChildLine counsellor.