He / Him
Northern, 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 Directors 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 currently studying for an MA in Contemporary Directing Practice at Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance, under Irina Brown.
Upcoming Director projects include: The Little Mermaid (UK Tour, 2022); How to Love (PAC Arts Centre).
Director credits include: 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); Once Upon a Pud: A Potted Pandemic Panto (Rowntree Park, York) - Cancelled due to COVID-19; Lost in Music (Scarborough TEC); Little Shop of Horrors (E M Forster Theatre, Tonbridge); Associate Director/ Choreographer of Jesus Christ Superstar (E M Forster Theatre, Tonbridge). Vocal Director of Grease (Italian Tour).
Choreography credits include: Peter Pan (Italian Tour for PalkettoStage); Secret Santa: The Frost Files, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and Peter Pan, all at the Royal Hippodrome Theatre, Eastbourne. Jordan worked as Associate Choreographer for MSC Cruises and currently holds the position of Resident Choreographer at Brick Lane Music Hall in London, where he has choreographed and staged pantomimes, variety shows and summer seasons.
Jordan is an Associate Artist of Thunk-It Theatre and holds the position of Associate Artistic Director of the Henry Desmond Orchestra.
Jordan is a recognised Adjudicator of Dance Competitions and Festivals. Recent Adjudication credits include: 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; Movies to Musicals; Xpressions Performing Arts Competition.
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; 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. Where students have gone on to study at the BRIT School, Mountview and PPA.