Below are details of projects I directed or built as a part of a core creative collaboration. For details of my freelance work as a performer/deviser, visit ACTOR. Visit SHUNT for more details of the work of the collective.

SHOWS

AN EXECUTION (BY INVITATION ONLY) : Camden People’s Theatre, London (2018)
KINGDOM COME : RSC, Stratford-Upon-Avon (2017)
THE BOY WHO CLIMBED OUT OF HIS FACE : Shunt at The Jetty, London. Short form immersive show (2014)
THE ARCHITECTS : Shunt at the Biscuit Factory, London (2012)
MONEY : Shunt Bermondsey Street (2008-10)
AMATO SALTONE (STARRING KITTENS AND WADE) :Shunt Vaults (2004-5)
TROPICANA : Shunt Vaults (2004-5)
DANCE BEAR DANCE : Shunt Arch (2002-3)
THE TENNIS SHOW : Shunt at the Bargehouse, London (2000)
THE BALLAD OF BOBBY FRANCOIS : Shunt Arch (2000-1)


SHOWS IN FOUND ENVIRONMENTS

SHOW - STILL NIGHT : Performance in conference rooms - London, Tokyo, Brisbane, Kochi, Bristol (2010-current)
SHOW - PINOCCHIO : Performance in a car - London, Edinburgh, Dublin, Tel Aviv, Kochi, Sardinia (2006-9)
EVENT - WIRETAPPER : Audio performance in city - Trafalgar Square & Southbank. Creative collaborator (2015/16)
MULTIPLE MINI EVENTS - LA OTRA GENTE : Live portraiture hidden in the city - Marbella, Buenos Aires, London (2007-8)

As well as the projects listed above, Gemma has worked on shows in found environments since university, where she was in the creative team for INCARNATE (An award-nominated version of the passion in the streets of Edinburgh). Since then: THE TEMPEST in people’s homes, directed by Chris Goode - ‘One of the all-time great Edinburgh productions’ (2000) | SILVERPOINT with Punchdrunk, as a performer (2015) | HOUSE OF CARDS installation in Kensington Palace with Coney, consulting on performance.

CLUB NIGHTS

CLUB - THE SHUNT LOUNGE : Co-director of whole project (2006-10)
INTERVENTIONS & INSTALLATIONS : Artistic projects within the lounge (2008-10)
SHUNT CABARETS : Co-director (1998-2002)

COMMISSIONS & external partners

EVENT - TWELFTH NIGHT : Party and installation at The Curtain Hotel (2019)
EVENT - V&A SUMMER PARTY : Director of performance (2016)
IMMERSIVE FASHION SHOW - TRAMANDO FASHION LABEL : Buenos Aires Fashion Week (2009)


PUBLICATION AND PODCAST

PAPER STAGES : contributor to Forest Fringe’s publication - a festival of performance contained in a book
THE HAND : contributor to Fuel Theatre & The Guardians series of podcasts on parts of the body