Brigid Costello is a movement director and choreographer. She began her professional career with the Royal New Zealand Ballet before studying theatre and education at Victoria University. Brigid has worked around NZ and internationally, initially as a performer, and now as a choreographer, director and yoga teacher. She has created a number of full length physical theatre works and has directed both actors and dancers in a wide range of settings. In her most recent movement direction with the Pop-Up Globe, Brigid worked on 12 different productions in Auckland, Melbourne and Sydney.
Movement workshops with Brigid will cover a range of techniques for connecting the body, mind and breath. Sessions will explore ensemble movement, creating physicality for specific roles, using space with intention, and setting up optimal posture for acting through physical conditioning.