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Beverley Norris Edmund
Movement Director/ Dance Choreographer
Beverley has been choreographing productions for the New Vic for over 20 years, most recent productions are: Treasure Island, Around the World in 80 Days (2017 co-production with Kenny Wax Family Entertainment, Simon Friend and Royal Exchange Theatre); Anna of The Five Towns; Cyrano (Co-production with Northern Broadsides); The Snow Queen (winner of the UK Theatre Awards for Best Show for Children and Young People); Peter Pan in Scarlet (co-production with Oxford Playhouse).
She has also choreographed numerous productions for West Yorkshire Playhouse, Liverpool Empire, Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse, Bolton Octagon, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, Harrogate Theatre, and Heymarket Basingstoke.
Recent Choreography: O What a Lovely War, Up ‘N’ Under, Meat Pie, Sausage Roll, Hot Stuff, Chicago – Manchester Evening News Award winner (Oldham Coliseum); Scouse Nativity, Bouncers, Golden Oldies, Our Day Out – the Musical by Willy Russell (Royal Court Theatre); To Sir With Love (Birmingham Rep); Rollover Beethoven (Belgrade Theatre).
Tour credits include: Hard Times, For Love or Money, A Winter’s Tale, Love’s Labour’s Lost, The Tempest, Death of an Anarchist and Lisa’s Sex Strike (Northern Broadsides); Return to the Forbidden Planet (national tour); Carmen (New Vic and tour); Sex and Suburbia (National Tour).
Television credits include: Disney’s The Evermoor Chronicles, Coronation Street, Hollyoaks, Fernando Torres’s Nike commercial, September Song, O Jerusalem (feature film); Sunny Delight and CBeebies The Magic Door, Butterfly (BBC Drama).