DIRECTOR and opera, music, theatre maker
Freya Wynn-Jones
Tycho's Dream (2014), Glyndebourne
About
Freya Wynn-Jones is a director, singer and animateur working across a wide range of professional, educational and community settings. With a particular interest in the relationship between theatre and vocal art, Freya works on numerous collaborations to write, compose and devise new work.



Forthcoming Projects
13 Dec
Brighton Dome
13 Dec
Brighton Dome
The Choir With No Name - Big Christmas Sing Along!
Brighton Dome will be filled with festive cheer once again as The Choir with No Name, an organisation that runs choirs for homeless and marginalised people, return with their London and Brighton choirs for the musical highlight of the yuletide season! Expect all the Christmas classics as well as a chance to sing along and be part of this unique, feel-good event. The Brighton choir is run in partnership with Brighton Housing Trust.
18 January
18 January
Delivering training to teachers on Create and Sing: the Royal Opera House National Dramatic Singing Program.
23-25 January
23-25 January
Backstage : Glyndebourne
Freya will be returning to Glyndebourne to deliver one day interactive workshops to young people. Providing them with an opportunity to see what it is like to work inside an opera house, the day includes tours, talks from technical staff, and a chorus workshop. At the end of the day, young people have acquired their Discover Arts Award.
Jan-Feb (perfomances 10 Feb, Kings Place)
Jan-Feb (perfomances 10 Feb, Kings Place)
Pepper and The Monkey, Aurora Orchestra - Far Far Away
Freya returns to work with Aurora Orchestra to direct their latest piece for audiences at Kings Place in February 2019. Combining live instrumental performance of the highest calibre with original storytelling and a playful, multi-sensory approach to concert presentation, Far, Far Away is the perfect way to introduce young children to music. Audiences are invited to step inside each story through guided listening, singing, dancing, holding props and much more, becoming immersed in a magical world of music, language, discovery and play.
Feb
Feb
Snape Maltings - Music R&D
Taking part in a week long residency working with composer Danny Saleeb and write Zoe Palmer to R&D a new work of contemporary music and storytelling.
24 March
24 March
ENO Know The Show: Jack the Ripper: Women of Whitechapel
Exploring the music, themes, characters and story of this new opera for ENO with members of the ENO community chorus and Streetwise Opera.
Past Projects
2018

2017

2016

2015

Ongoing Projects
In 2018, Freya was appointed Associate Artist to the Royal Opera House Youth Opera Company.
Royal Opera House Youth Opera Company
Youth Opera Company
Freya runs the Brighton branch of Choir With No Name, a choir open to people who have experienced homelessness and other marginalised groups.
The Choir With No Name
Choir Director
Since 2016, Freya has run the Voicings Collective, interrogating the democracy of devising to create new works of classical music-theatre.
Voicings Collective
Co-Founder
Feel free to contact me
Phone: +44 (0)7841 598351
E-mail: freya@freyawynnjones.co.uk
Made on
Tilda