Our vision is that young people will create the ballet of the future.

Drew McOnie

Drew is the director and choreographer of King Kong, now playing on Broadway,  Jesus Christ Superstar, which returns in 2019 for a North American Tour and a limited engagement at The Barbican, London.

Other recent work as Director & Choreographer includes Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom (West End), On The Town (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre) and Michael John LaChiusa’s The Wild Party (The Other Palace).

Theatre Choreography credits include:  Jesus Christ Superstar (Olivier Award nomination, Best Theatre Choreographer, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre), Jekyll and Hyde (Old Vic), The Lorax (Old Vic), In the Heights (Olivier Award winner, Best Theatre Choreographer, King’s Cross Theatre), Hairspray (UK Tour), Bugsy Malone (Lyric Hammersmith) Oklahoma! (UK tour), The Sound of Music and Chicago (Curve Theatre), West Side Story (NYMT), Laurel and Hardy (The Watermill), James and the Giant Peach (UK Tour), 13 (Directed by Jason Robert Brown, Apollo Theatre, West End), Tommy (European Tour), Spring Awakening (German Premier, Frankfurt), The Full Monty (German Premier, Frankfurt) and Kes (UK Tour).

Ballets for National Youth Ballet include:  Little Red Riding Hood, The Old Man of Lochnagar, To You and Monochrome Suite(Sadler’s Wells).

Film and  TV credits include: Me Before You (Directed by Thea Sharrock), Recordare: Days of Remembrance (pre-selected for the Cannes & Berlin Film Festival) and British Style (Collaboration with Matthew Bourne at Buckingham Palace, BBC.)

Drew is a proud associate artist of The Old Vic and Nuffield Southampton Theatres.

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