David James Hulston
Director and Choreographer
David is currently the resident director on the UK tour of Sister Act starring Alexandra Burke. He was recently associate choreographer on the revival of Kiss Me Kate with Welsh National Opera, having been part of the original creative team on the same production with Opera North in 2015. David worked as movement director alongside James Branning to create the West Yorkshire Playhouse production of Into the Woods with the chorus of Opera North.
David was part of the original creative team on Opera Norths' successful production of Carousel as assistant choreographer, and also the revival choreographer when the show played in London at the Barbican and in Paris at the Châtelet. He also took on the role of resident director in Paris and then at Opera North when the production returned to the company almost two years later.
Other works include: Assistant Director/Choreographer on the 2014 UK Tour of Fiddler On The Roof; Assistant Director/Choreographer on Witches of Eastwick (Watermill Theatre); Assistant Director on Strictly Confidential (UK Tour) written and directed by Craig Revel Horwood.
Director and Choreographer on the production of Stiles & Drewe's Just So (Petersfield Youth Theatre); Choreographer on Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs at The Swan, High Wycombe; revival choreographer on the play A Round Heeled Woman in the West End staring Sharon Gless.
Assistant Director/Choreographer on the UK Tour of Brother Loves Traveling Salvation Showdirected and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood.
He also assisted Craig on the Operetta Der Ker Handel at the Bregenz Festival in Germany and on Opera North's production of Paradise Moscow.
David will be working alongside director Joanna Davis on creating a new production of Don Giovanni as movement/fight director in The Netherlands.