ΖΩΗ

I will be writing/directing a new LAStheatre production about biodiversity-loss and wellbeing.  ΖΩΗ In 2019, London becomes the world’s National Park City – the greenest major city in Europe and the third greenest city of its size globally. However, over the next two generations, Earth’s … Continue readingΖΩΗ

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The Girl of Ink and Stars

“Barra Collins’ script sang, drawing out threads I never imagined, and the cast brought such emotion, playfulness and expansiveness. I cried. The girl next to me cried. The girl next to Tom de Freston whispered lines to herself. Joy.” – Kiran Millwood Hargrave In Spring … Continue readingThe Girl of Ink and Stars

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A Christmas Carol

In 2018, I was invited by the Folkestone Quarterhouse to create a new adaptation of ‘A Christmas Carol’ for families.      Together with Jess Mable Jones and Joseph Hardy, I created this fast-paced, comic take on the classic tale featuring original songs, beautiful shadow puppetry … Continue readingA Christmas Carol

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Lovewright R&D

This summer I have been developing a new show, with LAStheatre, based on the children’s book ‘The Story of Mrs Lovewright and Purrless her Cat’ by Lore Segal. The process took place in collaboration with 4 schools, a Home Ed group and local families from … Continue readingLovewright R&D

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Old Vic CPD

Cherry Truluck and I led a day long Design CPD, on the collaborative relationship of a Director and Designer, for teachers at the Old Vic Theatre.  This CPD covered: The role of the designer. The role of the director. The importance of collaboration. A brief … Continue readingOld Vic CPD

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Immersive Christmas Carol

In winter 2017, i devised a new immersive adaptation of A Christmas Carol with final year acting students from Bath Spa Univeristy. The production, produced by On Set Productions in association with LAStheatre and Visit Bath, took place in public performance spaces across the city. … Continue readingImmersive Christmas Carol

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Goblin’s Peter And The Wolf

In summer 2017, I assisted Matt Borgatti in the creation/direction of a brilliant new show for ages 4+ ‘Goblin’s Peter and the Wolf’. It toured the touring the U.K. from July – Dec 2017 including several dates at the National Theatre’s River Stage. Peter and … Continue readingGoblin’s Peter And The Wolf

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The Seagull

In spring 2017, I joined Maria Gaitanidi’s company We Are Raw for a laboratory exploring Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull. As part of this process, Maria held a series of workshops at the Young Vic in which we shared some of our work. Born in Athens, native of … Continue readingThe Seagull

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Story Storage

In spring 2016, I was commissioned by the Chinese Children’s Book Expo to create a centre piece for their expo and launch their four flagship children’s books.  To do this, I created a production called Story Storage. Story Storage, as the name suggests, is a … Continue readingStory Storage

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