Emma Clayton

Choreographer

Trained at Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts.

Choreographic credits: The Tiger Who Came To Tea; Olivier Nomination (West End & UK Tour) Guess How Much I Love You (UK Tour & Dubai & Abu Dhabi), Santa Claus (Arts Depot & US Tour), Don’t Let The Pigeon Stay Up Late (US & UK Tour), The Way Back Home (UK Tour), The Night Before Christmas, Stuck (UK Tour). Fantastic Mr Fox and Babe The Sheep Pig (Open Air Theatre, Regents Park), Hansel & Gretel (off West End), Mickey Spatz (The Arcola), The Worst Witch (UK Tour), Handle with Care (UK Film), The Hobbit, Watership Down (Redgrave Theatre, Farnham), Those Magical Musicals & The Johnson Mastercraft Waterski Show (Toronto, Canada), Celebrations (Old Vic) and God Knows (Riverside Studios, Hammersmith).

As a Director: Aladdin (Eden Court Theatre, Inverness), The Shagaround (Birmingham). As Associate director: The Witches (UK Tour & West End with Ruby Wax) and as Supernumerary director on The Witches on the Original UK tour and West End season. As Children’s Director: Babe The Sheep Pig National UK Tour.

Acting Credits Include: Direct Line Commercial, Witch 1 Macbeth Open Air Theatre Regents Park, Dily in The Shagaround, Mrs Fox in Fantastic Mr Fox, Head Sheep in Babe The Sheep Pig, Witch in Hansel and Gretel, Blackberry in Watership Down, Ghostie in Step In Time, The Surbiton Flitch (One Woman Play), Nurse/Waitress in The Witches, Fairy Godmother in Cinderella, Slave of the Ring in Aladdin, Cat in Pinnochio. T.V. Credits include: Wuthering Heights and The Cook Report. Emma has also had the pleasure of working on the production side of Mamma Mia! For over ten years  co-ordinating and opening the musical in the West End, Broadway, Australia, LA, San Francisco, Japan, Germany and Holland.