Jackie Shemesh

Jackie Shemesh Biography   


Works in theatre include: The Seagull Jamie Lloyd Company | Hansard, Death of England and Death of England: Delroy at the National Theatre London | The Half God of Rainfall at Birmingham Rep and Kiln | The Audience at Nuffield | The Beloved, Islands and Misty at the Bush Theatre | What if Women Ruled the World and Ceremony at Manchester International Festival 2017 | Vanya and Mary Stuart at the Almeida | In The Penal Colony, Man, Oh my Sweet Land at Young Vic | West End productions include: The Seagull Playhouse Theatre London | The Hounds of the Baskervilles The Duchess Theatre | Mary Stuart Duke of York | Misty and This is Living at Trafalgar Studios

Works in dance include: Run Mary Run and 8 MIN at Sadler’s Wells | Goat (Knight of Illumination Award nomination) for Rambert | Juliet and Romeo, Paradise Lost and It Needs Horses for Lost Dog Dance | American Boy and American Man for Hetain Patel | May Contain Food, Border Tales and L.O.L for Protein Dance | The Murmuring and Young Men for Ballet Boyz | Beheld, Hot Mess and Let’s Talk About Dis for Candoco | Girl A for Scottish Dance Theatre | Lunatic for National Dance Company of Wales | Disclose for Introdans Holland | Several collaborations with dance artist Jamila Johnson-Small

Other UK and international collaborations include Il Ritorno D’Ulisse in Patria at Grange Opera | Recital for Cathy and From Canyons to Stars for the Hamburg Symphonic Orchestra; TUTBU TV, Communist Bigamist and JRMIP at The Hebbel Theatre Berlin | Sante for the London Symphonic Orchestra | i ride in colour and soft focus, no longer anywhere ImPulsTanz Vienna and Palais de Tokyo Paris

Museums and Art exhibitions design include: International Conference Garage Museum Moscow | Delete Beach Tanya Bonakdar Gallery NYC | Magic Flute 80WSE Gallery NYC | Dress Code Jerusalem Art Museum | In Every Dream Home a Heartache Museum Ludwig Köln | Wenn Ihr Wollt Ist Es Traum Secession Vienna

 Jackie Shemesh is a guest lecturer at London Contemporary Dance School and has given workshops at Sadler’s Wells Summer University London, Goldsmith University, The Place theatre, The Academy of Media Arts in Cologne, Dance Italia and more.




  • International
  • West End
  • Commercial Tour
  • Regional (Main House)
  • Regional (Studio)
  • Small Scale Touring
  • International
  • Large scale
  • 'Country House'
  • International
  • UK National Company
  • Large Scale
  • Medium Scale
  • Small Scale
  • International Event
  • Stage Touring
  • Festival
  • Conferences
  • Fashion Shows
  • Displays & Art
  • Leisure & Entertainment
  • Lectures
  • Workshops
Contact method Details
Email address jkshemesh@yahoo.co.uk
Website https://jackieshemesh.com/
Agent name Davina Shah
Agent email davina@team-artists.co.uk
Agent phone 00 44 (0) 207 281 6811

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