Welcome to the varied creative world of Choreographer Jonathan Watkins. Here you will find information on upcoming commissions and projects along side past works in Dance, Theatre and Film.


2 New Works, 2 Different Galas


Jonathan will be creating two new works to premiere at two different Gala performances in March 2015. The first taking place at The Leeds Grand Theatre and in celebration of 45 years of Northern Ballet Theatre on March 14th, 2015. The second as part of an inaugural Gala performance in support of the Ann Maguire […]

World Premiere of 1984 for Northern Ballet Theatre


Jonathan is excited to announce he will be creating a new full length adaptation of George Orwell’s modern classic 1984¬†with Northern Ballet Theatre. The World Premiere will take place at The West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds in September 2015 before a major UK tour throughout Autumn 2015 and Spring 2016.

World Premiere for Texas Ballet Theater 14/15 Season


Jonathan will create a new work for Texas Ballet Theater’s 14/15 season premiering at The Bass Performance Hall Fort Worth, Texas in May 2015. With a new score by Texas native Ryan Cockerham, Designs by Kari Perkins and Lighting Design by Tony Tucci.