Jennifer Essex


Jennifer Essex is a choreographer, performer, and Senior Lecturer at Teesside University.  She specialises in the creation of interactive, interdisciplinary dance theatre works for outdoor spaces. Born in Toronto, she is currently living and working in the UK. 

See more of her current projects at: www.jenniferessex.com and www.fullybookedtheatre.com

Jennifer Essex's Work

Writers & Readers

With a Little Help From My Alien Friends

By Jennifer Essex

What happens when you create a performance in collaboration with children? Jennifer Essex, co-founder of Fully Booked Theatre, explores this question in relation to her work.

Breathing Dance

Young Lungs in Winnipeg By Jennifer Essex

In January 2004, a group of young dance artists in Winnipeg came together to form a resource network to support their artistic development. They call themselves Young Lungs and here they offer a window on their process.