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Jenny Ogilvie


Jenny Ogilvie is a director and movement director working internationally.

Career Highlights

Movement direction in opera includes: Olga Neuwirth’s Orlando (world premiere, Vienna State Opera); Le nozze di Figaro (Wuppertal Opera House); La traviata (Longborough Festival Opera); The Turn of the Screw (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre); Greek (Opera Ventures at Edinburgh International Festival, Scottish Opera and BAM); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Aldeburgh Festival); Lucia di Lammermoor (Buxton International Festival).

Movement direction in theatre includes: Vassa (Almeida Theatre); Plenty (Chichester Festival Theatre); Hobson’s Choice (Royal Exchange, Manchester); Hang, Rutherford and Son, Love and Information (Sheffield Crucible); Midsummer (National Theatre of Scotland); Absolute Hell (also Associate Director, National Theatre); B (Royal Court); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Young Vic); Three Sisters (Southwark Playhouse); P’Yongyang, Somersaults, The Soft of Her Palm (Finborough Theatre).

Work as director includes: The Burning Fiery Furnace (Scottish Opera); Dr Angelus (Finborough Theatre).

Last updated: 28th September 2023