During Donald Trump's inauguration Cressida curated Top Trumps: 11 short plays and panel discussions about the US election.

Writers included: Caryl Churchill, Roy Williams, Neil LaBute, Lily Bevan, Kokil Issac, Terrence Chisholm, Christopher Adams, Lorna French, Ryan Watson, Amanda Lane, and Helen Banner.

Panelists included: Claire Fox (Moral Maze) , Erica Miller (Republican Overseas representative), Jim Waterson (Buzzfeed), Gabriel Gatehouse (Newsnight), Danny Chivers (Art Not Oil), Sophie Walker (Woman's Equality Party), Terri Paddock (Arts Journalist), Shiv Malek (Journalist), Elif Safak (novelist), Rachel Jolley (Index on Censorship), and Hannah Oliveness (New York Times)

Cressida directed Caryl Churchill's Beautiful Eyes, and Hassan Abdulrazzak's Trump in Palestine


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★★★★ The Times
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