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Shona Morris

Movement Director

Formerly Head of Movement at the Stratford Festival Theatre in Canada 2012-2015 where she has also worked as a movement coach and Movement Director since 2003. Specialist skills include Mask Work, Chorus Work, Period Movement and Dance, Pure Movement, Physical Character and Movement workshops. 

Training: Ballet (RAD), Ecole Jacques Lecoq, Trish Arnold, Bristol Uuniversity. 

 

Credits as a Movement Director include: at The Globe- "King Lear", at Watford Palace (where she is an associate artist) "I Capture The Castle"  “Coming Up” (Movement Director and Associate Director), “Jefferson’s Garden” (Movement Director)  “Sleeping Beauty” (co-director), “Love Me Do” (co-director) “Our Father”, “My Mother Said” (by Charlotte Keatly) and “As You Like It” directed by Brigid Larmour; & “The Dresser” and “An English Tragedy” (world premiere) both by Ronald Harwood and directed by Di Trevis.

Other credits include for the Stratford Festival Theatre in Canada as Movement Coach and Movement Director numerous productions from 2003-2015 including: “Hamlet”, “Oedipus Rex”, “She Stoops to Conquer” “The Diary of Anne Frank” “King Lear”, “King John”, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, “Mother Courage” “Romeo and Juliet”, “Mary Stuart”, “Waiting For Godot”, “Blithe Spirit” “The Three Musketeers” “Peter Pan”, “The Winters Tale”, “Dangerous Liaisons”, “King Lear”, “Henry V111”, “Agamemnon”, “Electra”, “The Flies”, “The Birds”.

Other credits include Movement Director for: Chichester Festival Theatre “Walter and Lenny” (by Peter McCenery) “Twelfth Night” and “Nicholas Nickleby” (which toured to Toronto and to the Gielgud Theatre West End); “Swine” at the National Theatre Studio (director); “I Caught Crabs in Walberswick” for Eastern Angles, Edinburgh (Fringe First), and The Bush; “Invasion” (Soho Theatre); “The Snow Spider” (Tristan Bates Theatre and Oval House); “Atman” (The Latchmere); “The Tempest” (Liverpool Playhouse), “Oedipus Rex” (The Greek Society at Cambridge Arts Theatre); “Hamlet” (West Yorkshire Playhouse):

Up coming productions include Movement Director on the musical "Animalcolm" directed for Story Pocket Theatre at the Edinburgh Festival.

Shona Morris

Agent

Name: Richard Ireson
Tel: 0207 831 4450
Email: [email protected]
Location: London