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BIO

Jordan Langford

He / Him

Northern, queer, working-class Director/ Choreographer 

Jordan is passionate about working with new writers and new work, fusing music and text.

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 recently completed his MA (achieving Distinction) in Contemporary Directing Practice at Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance.

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Director credits include: Build a Rocket (Tour); Dick Whittington (Actor Musician Pantomime - Leeds Conservatoire in conjunction with City Varieties); Ink (Courtyard Theatre, Rose Bruford); At Last It’s Summer (Workshop and Concept Album recorded at Abbey Road Studios / Capitol Records, LA starring Kerry Ellis, Jason Manford, Anita Dobson & Janie Dee) and Happy (R&D, Sheffield Crucible).

 

Assistant Director credits include: The Passenger (Walter Meierjohann - Audio/Visual Installation at Manchester Jewish Museum) and Scenes from an Execution (Irina Brown - Rose Bruford College).

Choreography credits include: Aladdin (Brighton Centre); Peter Pan: The Musical (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.

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); Magnetar Events; Solent Dance Festival; Strictly MT Festival; All Stars Dance Competition; Huntingdonshire Festival of Dance and the Arts; Ash Dance Festival; LaVolta Dance Events; Dance Equality.

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Jordan held the position as Artistic Director at The Talentz Theatre Company, Kent for five years from 2014 – 2019. He programmed and worked on a variety of full-scale productions, including at the Edinburgh Fringe and was instrumental in the planning and execution of further projects.

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; City Academy, Sadlers Wells; Leeds Conservatoire; 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 and York Light Youth Company.

 

Jordan is also a qualified Personal Trainer and Nutritional Therapist.

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