Jen Edgar, Theatre Artist
Jen is a theatre artist whose work consists of making theatre and creative experiences with and for people of all ages. She is a facilitator, deviser and performer, with her work heavily rooted in collaboration.
Some of Jen’s performance work consists of First Light and The Incredible Swimming Choir, Cloud Man, by Ailie Cohen and Lewis Hetherington. Jen is also an Associate Artist with Platform, where she led a season of their Play Cafe.
As part of her year long residency with Starcatchers and South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture, entitled The Playground, Jen worked along side a composer and designer to create an interactive, sensory and relaxation room within Calderside Nursery, established an immersive and site specific storytelling project for children and their parents in Glenlee Nursery’s local woods, and directed her first piece of early years theatre, Yarla and the Winter Wood.