Jesse Briton, Associate Artist

Jesse Briton will make two plays about black icons: the legendary dancer and activist Josephine Baker and the leader of the Black Panthers Fred Hampton

Jesse is a theatre-maker interested in work about economics, history, communities and music. Originally from Somerset his work has been performed in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and the US. He trained under Uri Roodner on E15’s acclaimed CT course and makes theatre through a combination of new writing, devising and play.