JORGE DE JUAN
Artistic Director

Jorge is a renowned Spanish producer, director, and actor.

Founder of the Spanish Theatre Company (London).

He trained at the Royal School of Dramatic Art of Madrid (Acting) and the British Theatre Association (Directing and Producing).

Directing credits include: The Public and The Grain Store (Fourth Monkey); End of the Rainbow; Dracula; The 39 Steps (Spanish production); The Woman in Black (Spanish production). As Dramaturg: She Said (English National Ballet).

As an actor he has appeared in more than 20 plays, 30 films and TV series, having played the lead in over 30 projects. Some of the credits include: (Theatre) Blood Wedding, Calígula, Oedipus, Macbeth, Richard III, The 39 Steps. (Feature Films), Talk of Angels, Open your Eyes, One of the Hollywood Ten. He has worked with both Spanish and foreign directors.

Awards
Francisco Rabal Film Award for his starring role in El Mejor de los Tiempos (1990). The Turia Theatre Award for his performance in La Mujer de Negro (1998) and his film Bala Perdida, starring David Carradine received the Best Film and Best Soundtrack awards at the Mostra de Valencia Cinema awards. Grand Prix des Amériques at Montréal World Film Festival with the Serbian film Kordon that he co-produced.

Other info
Director of El Palenque (Universal Exhibition Seville Expo ’92); Bala Perdida feature film (Producer and Screenwriter); Kordon feature film (Associate Producer).

PAULA PAZ
Associate Director

 

Paula is a theatre director and a former professional ballet dancer. She is cofounder and associate director of the Cervantes Theatre in London and the Spanish Theatre Company.

Paula holds an MA with Distinction in Theatre Directing from Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts.

She began her career as a professional Ballet Dancer with companies such as Angel Corella Ballet, Maria Gimenez Ballet and Ballet Ireland. She toured Spain, Ireland and the UK performing as a soloist and corps the ballet in Giselle, The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Don Quixote, Diana and Acteon, La Bayadère, The Silphides…

With the STC she has directed Darwin’s Tortoise by Juan Mayorga in both Spanish and English at the Cervantes Theatre, a dramatised reading of Sebastián Junyent’s It is Necessary to Take Apart the House at the White Bear Theatre and of ‘History of a Staircase’ by Buero Vallejo at Canada Water Culture Space.

As assistan director she has worked in several productions in Spain and in the UK and as part of her MA in Theatre Directing at Mountview Academy she has directed Eigengrau and Knives in Hens. Paula also holds a BA (Hons) in Advertising and Public Relations.

 

COLLABORATORS

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Isabella Ley  Pablo Fernandez Baz Yaiza Varona  Roberto Turégano  Ángel Haro
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Paula Parducz Jaime Menéndez Dolores Galindo Teresa Cendón 

 

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Cervantes Theatre
Arch 26
229 Union Street
London SE1 0LR