BIO

Jordan Langford

He / Him

Northern, queer, working-class Director & Choreographer 

Jordan is passionate about working with new writers and new work. Jordan is a member of Stage Directors UK, the Movement Directors Association, and the Young Vic Creators Program.

Originally from Scarborough, North Yorkshire, Jordan graduated as Head Boy from the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts in 2013. Following a successful career as a performer, Jordan has been working as a creative for the past five years. He is coming to the end of his MA in Contemporary Directing Practice at Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance, under Irina Brown.

Upcoming Director projects include: Build a Rocket (Tour)

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Director Choreographer Jordan Langford

Director credits include: Ink (Courtyard Theatre, Rose Bruford); At Last It’s Summer (Workshop and Concept Album recorded at Abbey Road Studios starring Kerry Ellis, Jason Manford, Anita Dobson & Janie Dee); Happy (R&D, Sheffield Crucible); Little Shop of Horrors (E M Forster Theatre, Tonbridge); Associate Director/ Choreographer of Jesus Christ Superstar (E M Forster Theatre, Tonbridge). Voice Director of Grease (Italian Tour).

 

Assistant Director credits include: Scenes from an Execution (Rose Bruford College).

Observerships and Shadowing includes: 101 Dalmatians (Regents Park Open Air Theatre); Otello (Royal Opera House).

 

Jordan is an Associate Artist of Thunk-It Theatre.

Jordan is a recognised Adjudicator of Dance Competitions and Festivals. Recent Adjudication credits include: TDCI Scholarships; Ultimate Victory Dance Championships; StarzUK (International and UK competitions); Solent Dance Festival; Strictly MT Festival; All Stars Dance Competition; Huntingdonshire Festival of Dance and the Arts; Gemini Dance Academy York Live Competition; Ash Dance Festival; LaVolta Dance Events; Dance Equality.

Director Choreographer Jordan Langford
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Jordan held the position as Artistic Director at The Talentz Theatre Company, Kent for five years from 2014 – 2019. He worked with them on a variety of full-scale productions, including shows at the Edinburgh Fringe and was instrumental in the planning and execution of projects during his time there. As well as holding workshops in Acting, Dance, Musical Theatre, Acting Through Song and Vocal Technique.

Jordan holds a Certificate of Education (Education, Training and Skills Sector) from the University of Hull, which makes him qualified to teach at Further or Higher Education level. Workshops include: Spirit Young Performers; Rose Bruford College; Emil Dale Academy; London College of Music; Scarborough TEC College; Leicester College of Performing Arts; StarzUK Associates; Razzamataz Theatre Schools; Step Up Performing Arts Academy; York College; Anne Taylor Academy of Dance and York Light Youth Company.

 

Jordan is also a qualified Personal Trainer and an active Vocal Coach, teaching privately.