Main Responsibilities of an Intimacy Director
- Advocate for the safety of performers and team during the creation of scenes which include intimate action.
- Facilitate the storytelling vision of the director and actors.
- Movement specialist which helps to choreograph the action, adjusts it for costume, set, staging.
- Facilitate communication and promotes performer wellbeing.
Some of our practitioners are both Intimacy Directors & Fight Directors and therefore can support & choreograph scenes of sexual violence.
Credits for Intimacy Direction in Theatre:
Strange Fruit, Bush Theatre, 2019
The Weatherman, Park Theatre, 2019
Jerker, King's Head Theatre, 2019
Jekyll & Hyde, Arrows & Traps Theatre Co., 2019
Crystal Clear, Old Red Lion, 2019
The Rise & Fall of Little Voice, Park Theatre, 2018
Dracula, Arrows & Traps Theatre Co., 2018