the ensemble


The company is led by artistic director, Jack Lowe. We devise together as a core group of creatives but always work with new people on each project encouraging the gentle evolution of methodology, form and content.

Within the curious directive ensemble:

Artistic Director
Jack Lowe

Company General Manager
Hannah Smith

Company Production Manager
Rhys Thomas

Digital Creative Associate
Jasmine Robinson

Creative Associates
Adam Alston, Karina Sugden, Gareth Taylor and Russell Woodhead.

Collaborating Scientists
Prof.Johnjoe McFadden & Prof.Jim Al-Khalili (Quantum Biology), Dr.Lewis Dartnell (Astrobiology), Chris Burgess (Neuroscience), Simon Watt (Evolutionary Biology), Henry Ferguson-Gow (Myrmecology,) Prof. Martin Hendry (Astronomy), Dr. Kevin Moffat (Genetics), Dr. Robert Howell (Physics) and many more.

Our Board of Trustees for 2015/16

Claire Simpson, Belgrade Theatre (Chair).
Leanne Cosby, Barbican Centre.
Matt Armstrong, RSC.
Ellen Dowell, Einstein’s Garden, Greenman Festival.
Hannah Schmitz, Cornershop PR.

Previous Senior Management

2015/16 Project Producer Tom Harland, now Producer at Stray FM.
2015 Project Producer Sarah Stribley, now freelance producer and runs SSP.
2014 Company General Manager Harriet Usher, now works for SOLT.
2014 Project Producer Daisy Cooper, now is Producer at The Gate Theatre, Notting Hill.
2011-2013 Executive ProducerSophie Larsmon, now freelance directs.
2013 Project ProducersLuke Emery, now a freelance producer in Bristol and Claire Turner, now Assistant Producer at National Theatre of Wales.
2012 Associate ProducersMark Cartwright, now at the NT and Katherine Jewkes, now Digital Producer for Manchester International Festival.

2008-2011 General ManagersHannah Schmitz, now Managing Director of Cornershop Events and Ben Canning, now Assistant Producer at Sonia Friedman Productions.