Website of Award-Winning Director and Choreographer Jonathan Watkins.
News on upcoming projects and commissions alongside information on past work across Dance, Theatre and Film.
KES ReimaginedREAD MORE
Jonathan reimagines ‘A Kestrel for a Knave’ by Barry Hines as a new dance film for the screen. Commemorating the 50th anniversary of KES a film by Ken Loach in November 2019. The film made in collaboration with Director for camera Ross MacGibbon and The Space will premiere on 7th November at Leeds International Film […]
Reasons To Stay Alive Premiere and UK TourREAD MORE
Reason To Stay Alive opens with a sold out run at Sheffield Theatres and goes on a UK Tour with English Touring Theatre. #ReasonsPlay
‘DARL’ a new solo for Lauren CuthbertsonREAD MORE
Jonathan creates a personal and intimate solo for Lauren Cuthbertson’s curated evening at The Joyce Theatre, New York with 3 performances on 10/11th August 2019. Music is by Hannah Peel After Ravel and is part of a full evening of new works.
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- Reasons To Stay Alive reaches its final venue @LeedsPlayhouse with the last show on 16th Nov #reasonsplay @ETTtweet… https://t.co/7Flu2NPC23
- Also looking forward to @gdavies Documentary #LookingforKes at 9pm @BBCFOUR before #kesreimagined
- ‘Kes Reimagined’ a new dance film based on ‘A Kestrel For a Knave’ by Barry Hines coming to @BBCFOUR 19th November… https://t.co/jjpB4PIfmR