Rachel Wise, Movement Director and Choreographer
Rachel completed her MA Movement Directing and Teaching at Royal Central School for Speech and Drama, London, and BA Hons Dance (Performing Arts) at The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts.
In 2017 she was the Movement Director on ‘Blyth Spirit’ produced by Different Media in Beijing; Revival Movement for Britten’s ‘Noye's Fludde’ with Nevill Holt Opera; Movement Director for 'The Twelfth Night' at The Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond, and Movement on Bollywood film 'Mubarakan' for which she directed a flash mob in Trafalgar Square, London.
Rachel worked as an assistant to the choreographer Anna Morrissey on Verdi's opera 'Macbeth' with the Welsh National Opera in 2016 and subsequently assisted on the WNO UK tour.
She has worked as a movement, dance and drama teacher for more than eight years, and has written and directed over 25 plays for Theatre In Education company Konflux Theatre, working with groups of children and young adults across the UK.
Current engagements: In 2018 Rachel will be running Movement workshops in Mumbai and working with Different Media in Beijing on their next production.
Full C.V available on request.
Photo credits: Ellie Kurtz - Twelth Night; Different Media - Blyth Spirit; Nevill Holt - Noye's Fludde Workshops.