Candice Edmunds

Director/Writer/Dramaturge

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Film, TV & Theatre

Candice is co Artistic Director of award-winning theatre company Vox Motus, and a director and dramaturg for theatre and dance.  

For Vox Motus she has co-created and co-directed all the company’s productions. Recent successes include Flight (Vox Motus / Edinburgh International Festival / Beacon Arts Centre), Dragon (Vox Motus/ National Theatre of Scotland / Tianjin Peoples’ Arts Theatre China) and The Infamous Brothers Davenport (Vox Motus / Royal Lyceum Theatre). Their productions tour internationally and been nominated for and won numerous awards, including a UK Theatre Award for Dragon and a Herald Angel for Flight.  

Directing credits include Carmen (Oper Wuppertal) and her critically acclaimed adaptation Dance of Death in association with The Citizens’ Theatre, Glasgow. Candice has collaborated with Barrowland Ballet on Wolves, WhiteoutA Conversation With Carmel and The River (for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games Cultural Program).  

Theatre

ProductionCompanyNotes

CARMEN

2018

Wuppertaler Bühnen Opera, Germany

Director

WITHOUT A HITCH

2017

Room-2-Manouevre / JoJo Dance Centre (Finalnd) / Dance Base

Dramaturge.

FLIGHT

2017

Vox Motus / Edinburgh International Festival / The Beacon Arts Centre

Director. To premiere at EIF 2017.

DANCE WITH DEATH

2016

In association with The Citizens' Theatre

Candice Edmunds in association with The Citizens' Theatre, 2016.
‘exhilarating’ The Times ****
‘extreme and exhilarating’ The Scotsman****

DRAGON

2015

Vox Motus/National Theatre Scotland/TPAT/Edinburgh International Festival

Director. Remount of the 2013 productions.
Family Arts Campaign Awards: Best Family Event 2015
‘a riveting, magical experience’ The Sunday Mail*****

Whiteout

2015

Barrowland Ballet/DIG

Dramaturge

Thoughts Spoken Loud From Above

2015

National Theatre of Scotland / A Play, A Pie and A Pint

Director.
Russian/Ukranian new writing season.

The River

2014

Barrowland Ballet

Dramaturge.
Commission for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games Cultural Program.

Dragon

2014

Tianjin Peoples' Arts Theatre (Tianjin, China) with Vox Motus and National Theatre Scotland.

Director.
Chinese touring production.

Dragon

2013

Vox Motus/National Theatre Scotland/Tianjin Peoples' Arts Theatre

Director. Nominated for 5 Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland. Winner: Best Technical Presentation.

The Infamous Brothers Davenport

2011

Vox Motus/Royal Lyceum Theatre

Director.

A Conversation with Carmel

2012

Barrowland Ballet

co Director & Dramaturge.

The Not-So-Fatal-Death of Grandpa Fredo

2010

Vox Motus

Director and Writer.

Bright Black

2009

Vox Motus

Director & Writer.

Slick

2008

Vox Motus/Tron Theatre Company.

Director & Writer. Winner: Fringe First.