Branch Meeting with Andrew Panton
Start:26 April 2018
LocationEdinburgh Festival Theatre
Save the date for our next branch meeting with Andrew Panton, artistic director of Dundee Rep. Andrew will be running a workshop with members, details of which will be announced soon! Here's a wee bit about the man himself -
Born in Fife, Andrew has worked across theatre, television, film and music in a career that has taken him all over the world. For Dundee Rep, he directed Love Song and The Mill Lavvies and was Movement Director for the TMA and CATS award-winning Sweeney Todd. Andrew has also directed productions for the National Theatre of Scotland, Edinburgh Royal Lyceum, Glasgow Citizen’s Theatre, Royal & Derngate, Northampton, Perth Theatre and The Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough. Work for TV includes Children in Need, Gareth Malone’s The Naked Choir and The Voice for BBC. Andrew has vocally directed Susan Boyle on her last four albums and devised and directed the UK and international tours of her live concert performances. In 2014 he directed a section of the opening ceremony of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games which was broadcast to 1.25 billion people worldwide. Andrew recently received a Professorship from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland where he is Artistic Director of Musical Theatre and is a previous winner of the Bruce Millar Award for directing.