Training: BA (Hons) French with International Relations at Warwick University before training at Ecole Jacques Lecoq and completing the MFA in Theatre Directing at Birkbeck, London.
Theatre includes: The Kindness of Strangers(curious directive/Norfolk and Norwich Festival); After the Rainfall (curious directive/Watford Palace/UK tour); And We Will Play Again? (curious directive/Watford Palace); Olfactory (Lyric, Hammersmith/Greenwich and Docklands International Festival/Imagine Watford/Latitude Festival); Binary (HighTide Festival/curious directive); In the Image of You (West Yorkshire Playhouse - Furnace/curious directive); Your Last Breath (Edinburgh Festival/UK tour); Exoplanets (Latitude Festival/curious directive); Return to the Silence (NSDF/Shunt) and The Best Years of Your Life (HighTide Festival/Watford Palace).
As assistant director: Last Seen (Almeida Summer Festival/Slung Low); Amazon Beaming (rehearsal and development project for Complicite) and staff director on Love, Love, Love (Paines Plough/Drum Theatre, Plymouth/UK tour).
Awards: Edinburgh Fringe First Award and NSDF 2009 Award. Finalist for the Sky Arts Ignition Fund and two Ideas Tap Awards. His company, curious directive, was recently shortlisted for the Oxford Samuel Beckett Award at the Barbican.
Previously he was trainee director at Paines Plough. Jack is artistic director of devising ensemble the curious directive and associate director of nabokov. He is a peer reviewer for the Wellcome Trust and the Bruntwood Prize. He has also worked internationally with local artists on various workshops/residencies in France, Croatia, India, Sri Lanka and Kenya.