To the Website of Award-Winning Choreographer and Director Jonathan Watkins. Here you will find news on upcoming projects and commissions alongside information on past work in Dance, Theatre and Film.



1984 OUT NOW on DVD/Blu-Ray by Opus Arte


Jonathans’ Award-winning adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984 with Northern Ballet to be released on DVD and Blu-ray by Opus Arte at the end of April 2018. Pre-order at Amazon  

Reviews for ‘Road’ at Royal Court Theatre

Jonathan is Movement Director on the 30th anniversary revival of Jim Cartwright’s ‘Road’ at Royal Court Theatre. Working with Director John Tiffany and a stella cast it opened on July 29th to rave reviews and runs until September 9th. ★★★★ ‘Things move quickly in John Tiffany’s kinetic production- inestimably aided by Jonathan Watkins’ movement direction’ […]

Jonathan wins ‘Best Classical Choreography’ for 1984 at National Dance Awards


Jonathan was thrilled to receive the award for ‘Best Classical Choreography’ at The National Dance Awards Critic Circle for his adaptation of Orwell’s ‘1984’. The work which he created for Northern Ballet was honoured in a ceremony that took place on 6th Feb, 2016 at Sadler’s Wells and honoured both classical and modern dance created […]


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