Jesse Briton

Jesse Briton

Writer/Director/Actor. Artistic Director of Bear Trap Theatre Company. Co-director of The Buddug James Jones Collective. Founder and Producer of WASSAIL.

  • Location: London/Somerset
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

I am an actor, writer and director.

Originally trained on East 15's acclaimed Acting and Contemporary theatre course, I now make work through three of my companies: Bear Trap Theatre Company, the Buddug James Jones Collective and WASSAIL.

As an actor I have performed across the world including the Phillipines, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Holland, France, Canada and the U.S.

I am an Evening Standard award-nominated writer and Fringe First winning theatre-maker. I am also a visiting director at East 15 where I lead the annual Debut Festival of New Writing.