Caitlin Skinner

"I think The Network Ensemble is a fantastic opportunity to galvanise Scotland’s emerging talent and I am really thrilled to be able to create a new original show with them this year.”

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Caitlin trained in Edinburgh and New York and specialises in creating urgent, bold and generous theatre for a range of audiences. As well as her work with Jordan & Skinner, Caitlin is Artistic Director of new writing pub theatre company Village Pub Theatre, Leith and Director with new touring theatre company Pearlfisher. (Philip Howard is also a Director).

Her directing credits include Woke (Apphia Campbell/Edinburgh Fringe), Hair of the Dog with Village Pub Theatre (Village Pub Theatre, Traverse Festival), The Strange Case of Jekyll and Hyde(Lung Ha Theatre Company), Sanitise (Jordan & Skinner, Winner of 2014 Scotsman Fringe First Award) Selkie and The Happiest Day of Brendan Smillie’s Life (A Play, A Pie and A Pint) and Noye’s Fludde (Lammamuir/McOpera).

Caitlin was dramaturg on As the Crow Flies (Greg Sinclair/Imaginate) and Rehearsal Director for A Stone’s Throw (Giddy Aunt). Caitlin has worked as Assistant Director with National Theatre of Scotland (The James PlaysOur Ladies of Perpetual SuccourDriver’s Seat) Dundee Rep (In My Father’s Words) Traverse Theatre (Breakfast Plays) and Royal Lyceum Theatre (Cinderella directed by Mark Thomson (The Network 2017 Director and writer).

Caitlin is the director of The Network Ensemble 2018.

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