Hey! I’m Jess, a director, theatre-maker and co-founder of MAGNA.

I’m excited by new writing, and by plays that challenge an idea, a form, an audience. I like to work collaboratively and to explore creative ways of getting to the heart of a play. I’m interested in making theatre that reflects and challenges the world we live in today.

 

Outside of the work I make with MAGNA, some of my other credits include;

 

The Butterfly Lion (The Barn Theatre, Top 10 Shows of 2019

- The Stage)

A Pupil (Park Theatre - Off West End nominated)

Connie Wookey: Denied (Soho Theatre)

Conquest (VAULT Festival / The Bunker)


The State We’re In (Theatre503)

 

I was also Resident Director of Girl From the North Country 2017 - 2020 (Old Vic, West End & Toronto)

 

www.jessicadaniels.co.uk