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John Hinton headshotJohn Hinton is... DIRECTOR

John Hinton is a theatre director specialising in devised physical theatre. He trained at the Ecole Internationale de Thèâtre Jacques Lecoq in Paris.

He regularly directs young people as part of his various jobs as performance skills teacher. The table below lists his directing work for adult / professional actors and University students.

Production Company Dates/places Links
Moby Dick! The Musical (Longden / Kaye)
University of Cumbria
Performed by second-year University students as part of their Performing Arts degree, Nov 2016
 
Whispering Smith
Whispering Smith (devised)
WishWorks
Immersive puppetry performance for young people, May 2015
 
Spring Awakening
Spring Awakening (Frank Wedekind)
University of Cumbria
Performed by second-year University students as part of their Performing Arts degree, Feb 2015
 
Push
Push (devised)
Tangled Feet
Co-Director alongside Kat Joyce of outdoor physical theatre piece, which toured UK festivals and town centres 2013-14
YouTube
Pythagoras
Pythagoras (by John Hinton)
University of Cumbria
Epic tragi-comedy in rhyming verse, performed by 21 second-year University students as part of their Performing Arts degree, March 2013
YouTube
Babbel
Babbel (love story about language, devised by the company)
Teater EnKor
Performed at the Kulturlager venue in Gothenburg, September-October 2012
YouTube
Hedda Gabler
Hedda Gabler (Henrik Ibsen)
Göteborgs Dramatiska Teater
2009 in Gothenburg
 
Liqueur Flambe
Strings on Fire (devised circus cabaret act)
Liqueur Flambé
2008-2009 in New South Wales, Australia; the piece has since toured worldwide
YouTube
Vent Head
Vent Head (short film)
Victoria Melody
2005 - conceptual art film
 
Hello Bright City
Hello, Bright City (Michael Hinton)
Prospect Theatre
2003 - Musical, Brighton Fringe Festival
 
When Art Becomes Jaz
When Art Becomes Jaz (Katy Schutte)
Deadpan Pizza Theatre Company
2004 - comedy theatre; Brighton
 
Illumination
Illumination (short film)
Deadpan Pizza Theatre Company
2003 - romantic comedy short film
 
Ugly Baby
Ugly Baby (devised)
Deadpan Pizza Theatre Company
2001 - physical theatre comedy; Edinburgh Fringe Festival
 
The Visit
The Visit (Friedrich Dürrenmatt)
Z Theatre Company
2000 - Edinburgh Fringe Festival