The final moment in PIONEER. Photo credit: The Other Richard.

The final moment in PIONEER. Photo credit: The Other Richard.

Who we are.

The company is led by Artistic Director, Jack Lowe. The company collaborates with a family of actors, creatives and technicians, but we always work with new people on each project encouraging the evolution of methodology, form and content.

Within the curious directive ensemble:

Artistic Director and Technical Dramaturg
Jack Lowe / jack@curiousdirective.com

Interim General Manager
Natalie Songer / natalie@curiousdirective.com

Enterprise and Heritage Manager
Louise Calf / louise@curiousdirective.com

Company Production Manager
Rhys Thomas  / rhys@curiousdirective.com

Digital Creative Associate
Jasmine Robinson

Creative Associates
Adam Alston (theatre and performance studies), Karina Sugden (marketing), Gareth Taylor (movement) and Russell Woodhead (story).

Our Board of Trustees for 2018/19

Stephen Crocker, CEO Norwich Theatre Royal (Chair), Leanne Cosby Producer Barbican Centre, Laura Elliot, Programme Director Oxford Playhouse, Sholeh Johnson, Director at Field, Chris Singleton Procurement NHS, Aysha Powell, General Manager at Punchdrunk.

Collaborating Scientists
Frogman - Jamie Craggs (coral reef science)  / Spindrift - Prof. Johnjoe McFadden & Prof. Jim Al-Khalili (Quantum Biology)  / Pioneer - Dr. Lewis Dartnell (Astrobiology) / The Kindness of Strangers - Tracy Dye (Paramedic Science) / After the Rainfall - Dr. Henry Ferguson-Gow (Myrmecology) / Your Last Breath - Prof. Mike Tipton (Cold water immersion) / Return to the Silence -  Dr. Chris Burgess (Neuroscience).

R&Ds Prof. Martin Hendry (Astronomy), Dr. Kevin Moffat (Genetics), Simon Watt (Evolutionary Biology), Robert Howell (Physics) and many more.