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:

 

Choreographing for new production ‘Orfeo’ for The Beijing Music Festival, Beijing.

Actor movement workshops & The Taming of The Shrew, Mumbai.

Dance Improvisation course at Morley College, London.

‘Aspire’ Project, Huddersfield.

Outdoor Laughing Yoga, The Lake District. www.outdoorlaughingyoga.co.uk

Creativity in the workplace Workshops. www.ideinkinesphere.com

 

Further projects and information can be found on Spark Page, ‘Humans Emote’:

https://spark.adobe.com/page/8dPpRkJ6DK2Te/

 

Full C.V available on request.

 

Click for link to Royal Central School for Speech and Drama Graduate Page

 

 

Photo credits: Ellie Kurtz - Twelth Night; Different Media - Blyth Spirit; Nevill Holt - Noye's Fludde Workshops.

@rachelwisemovement

@outdoorlaughingyoga