In 2011 Gavin Glover formed a new theatre company... PotatoRoom productions
With many years experience as a theatre practitioner, Gavin Glover specialises in puppetry and live feed micro cinema. He has developed his own distinctive style of work in both visual and text based theatre.
Having trained at The Little Angel Theatre, he co-founded Faulty Optic Theatre of Animation and toured to many parts of the world with their highly acclaimed shows such as Snuffhouse-Dustlouse, Bubbly Beds, Soiled and Tunnelvision.
Freelance since 2011 he collaborates with many other artists from all theatre and arts based disciplines. He runs specialised workshops in puppet manipulation and Micro Cinema Theatre and trains actors in larger theatre institutions.
His recent collaborations have included:
The National Theatre of Scotland - Christmas Carol and Tin Forest
The Abbey Theatre, Dublin - Ulysses
Puppet Animation Scotland - Testroom
The Citizens Theatre, Glasgow - Feverdream
BBC - Dickens in London
Norwich Puppet Theatre - Beauty and the Beast
Ramesh Meyyappan - Butterfly
Ludens Ensemble - Ubu Roi
Since 2011 he has developed 2 specialised workshops in puppet manipulation -
ACTING THE PUPPET
PUPPETRY - THE DARK SIDE
And the experimental live video feed performance workshop -
MICRO CINEMA THEATRE
He has taken these workshops to many theatre institutions around the world including:
ESNAM, Charleville-Mezieres, France
The London Mime Festival
Puppet Animation Scotland
Casteliers Festival, Montreal
Segovia, UNIMA Spain
He is based in the UK and always happy to travel.
He speaks English and some French and Spanish.
Commissions for previous works
Education for workshops
Dates for upcoming works of gigs and workshops