Jack has been Artistic Director of New Perspectives since September 2012.
Productions for the company include: Once Upon Our Times (Southbank), trade
(National Tour) The Fishermen
(Trafalgar Studios/ HOME Manchester) The Boss of It All
(Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh & Soho Theatre); The Lovesong of Alfred J Hitchcock
(Brits off Broadway, New York & UK tour); Him With His Foot In His Mouth
, Watching the Living
(both UK tours); HOOD
(150th Anniversary Commission, Nottingham Theatre Royal) and Darkness Darkness
(Nottingham Playhouse co-production), Harvest
(regional tour) and Sisyphus
(BE Festival, MESS Award Winner).
Productions for children and family audiences include: The Tiger's Bones and Other Stories (UK tour), The Giant Jam Sandwich (UK tour & Edinburgh) and The Wolf, The Duck and The Mouse (in a co-production with the Unicorn Theatre).
Technical and Design Consultant
Joe Strickland is a theatre maker, digital producer, and creative technologist based in Nottingham.
As the Artistic Director of Chronic Insanity, Executive Producer of Strickland Productions, and Digital Producer at DaDaFest, they revel in the challenge of creating and facilitating art and culture in traditional, found, and digital spaces for a variety of audiences. Their new venture, a digital consultancy arm for Chronic Insanity, will allow them to help even more cultural organisations fully realise productions and events in an increasingly digital world.
They are a PhD researcher looking at Future Experience Technologies and Storytelling based at the University of Nottingham's Mixed Reality Lab, partnered with the Horizon CDT, University of Nottingham and the BBC.
They are also an artist in development with the Nottingham Playhouse and a studio member with Near Now, as well as being a multi-award winning magician and accomplished musician.