DIRECTOR and opera, music, theatre maker
Freya Wynn-Jones
How It Came To Be, ©ENO Baylis, Genevieve Girling
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
Covid-19
During the Covid-19 pandemic, Freya has cultivated new skills in making and delivering work through lockdown. Demonstrating her ability to adapt and innovate, these include devising docu-opera Walk Out Of Yourself with her ensemble Voicings Collective, crafting The Linden Tree for Streetwise Opera, running weekly zoom sessions and hosting an online zoom pantomime for The Choir With No Name, visiting people living with dementia in their gardens across Lewes to conceive of a new audiovisual work for Glyndebourne, remotely running devising workshops for year 5 and Mahogany Opera and hosting fifteen socially distanced doorstep and window gigs as part of The Advent Sessions. She has also been busy creating resources for opera houses to be used digitally and in the classroom including The Royal Opera House and Glyndebourne.
Sept-Feb
Sept-Feb
Mahogany Opera Consultant Facilitator
Freya will be delivering training to artists and teacher's taking part in Snappy Opera's 2021/22 Festival with Mahogany Opera Group.
Nov-Feb
Nov-Feb
Freya will be working with the newly gather Royal Opera House Youth Opera Company as they make their return to the building. Working on stage craft, vocal and physical development and repertoire.
Dec 4/5/11/12 - Kings Place
Dec 4/5/11/12 - Kings Place
Tchaikovsky and The Marvellous Kingdom - Far Far Away: Aurora Orchestra
Freya directs the ensemble in this enchanting performance for ages 0-5. New chamber arrangements of Tchaikovsky's enchanting ballet and piano music with an original story from.
Dec 9, Brighton Dome
Dec 9, Brighton Dome
The Big Christmas Gathering
The Choir with No Name, an organisation that runs choirs for homeless and marginalised people, return for one of our musical highlights of the festive season! Expect all the Christmas classics in this unique, feel-good event

Donations and Profits from the night will support The Choir with No Name Brighton, run in partnership with Brighton Housing Trust.

Past Projects
2021

  • As We Close Our Sleepy Eyes - The Night Vigil - Royal Opera House
  • There's A Tiger In The Garden - Flock Theatre.
  • Royal Opera House Create and Sing Building Blocks Video Resources
  • Spitalfields & WNO Skills Lab visiting trainer
  • Royal Opera House Youth Opera Company recruitment webinar.
  • Agatha and The Pirate - Aurora Orchestra, Kings Place
  • Lovely Day - Magic Me - Arts & Ages
  • Magical Music Tree - Three Villages Festival - Snappy Opera
  • Pier To Pier, Musical Director and vocalist, RAPT Theatre for Brighton Festival.
  • Royal Opera House create and sing Hansel development and delivery
  • Aldeburgh Young Musicians - Voicings Collective Residency.
  • Ospedale recordings - Filament Theatre and Great Ormond Street Hospital
  • Love Potion Number 9 - Glyndebourne Raise Your Voice.
2020

2019

For more past projects, check out my Archive.
Ongoing Projects
In 2018, Freya was appointed Associate Artist to the Royal Opera House Youth Opera Company.
Royal Opera House Youth Opera Company
Associate Artist
Freya runs the Brighton branch of Choir With No Name, which opened in the summer of 2018. The choir is 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
In Jan 2019, Freya was invited to become an Associate Artist with intergenerational arts charity, Magic Me.
Magic Me
Associate Artist
Feel free to contact me

E-mail: freya@freyawynnjones.co.uk
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