I am a movement director, teacher and researcher in the field of movement in theatre. My movement work aims to free and empower the actor through motion, imagination and emotion. I act as an advocate for the field of movement direction and create links between directors, actors and movement directors. For the last 15 years I have been at the helm of the MA MFA Movement: Directing and Teaching at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.
TRAINED: Bristol University and Lecoq, Paris.
CURRENT: As You Like It RST, and The Provoked Wife The Swan; Sssh..Bang Lincoln Centre,NYC.
RSC: Romeo and Juliet, The Duchess of Malfi, Dido, Queen of Carthage,Doctor Faustus, Hecuba, The Shoemaker’s Holiday, The White Devil, As You Like It, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Richard III, King John, Measure for Measure, Little Eagles, The Gods Weep, Days of Significance.
SELECTED WORKS: The Wolves Theatre Royal, Stratford East; Shakespeare in Love, National Tour; Othello, Sam Wanamaker at Shakespeare’s Globe; Fantastic Mr Fox, Nuffield Theatre, National and International Tour (UK Theatre Awards 2017 Winner of The Renee Stepham Award for Best Presentation of Touring Theatre); Lady Chatterley’s Lover, the Crucible Theatre and National Tour with ETT; The Government Inspector, Birmingham Repertory Theatre and National Tour (production nominated at the Oliviers 2017); The York Minster Mystery Plays, at York Minster (Winner of best production York Culture Awards 2016); Barbarians,Young Vic (production nominated at the Oliviers 2016),
ASSOCIATE ARTIST at the Royal Shakespeare Company since 2017.