Michael Lynch

Michael Lynch

Actor | Physical Performer | Aspiring Writer & Director

  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Career stage: Expert
  • Freelancer: Available

Currently training at East 15, specialising in Physical Theatre.

Over the past 5 years, Michael has trained in physical theatre largely with renowned theatre company Frantic Assembly consisting of workshops, graduating from their 2015 Ignition Company and completion of their Intermediate Course January 2015.  He has hosted his own physical workshops for A level students of McAuley School Doncaster, encouraging new, ambitious movement work as well as stimulating writing.

Michael has received mentorship from URBAN conceptz Theatre, shadowing Artistic Director Ryan LoGistic Harston on The Freedom of Freewill and has performed in the company's recent piece VOID at the Barbican, London as a finalist for The Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Award 2015.

Personal Work:
2017 Project Lockout:  The Things That I've Dismissed as Director, Performer and Movement Choreographer.  Project Lockout's theatrical debut production at The Southend Fringe Festival. 
2016 Project Lockout: Living Wiv My V as Director, Performer and Movement Choreographer.
2016 Project Lockout: My Home is Me as Director, Performer and Movement Chroeographer.
2016 Human Dead as a Performer and Writer as part of Bryony Kimmings The Boys Project.  (A Lockout production.)
2016 Project Lockout: Driven by Feeling as Actor/Physical Performer, Writer and Director/Movement Choreographer.
2015 This is a Message as Actor/Physical Performer, Writer and Director/Movement Choreographer (Right Up Our Street’s Documentary),

2015 Stairs! as Actor and Writer (Doncaster’s DNweekeND Festival.)

Professional Credits:
2016 Joe's World, Dead Earnest theatre, Forum Theatre for the University of Sheffield, Actor, Joe, Directed by Charlie Barnes.
2016 CORE, URBAN conceptz Theatre, Outdoor Theatre/Dance, Performer, L Festival, Directed by Ryan Harston.
2016 It Snows, National Connections, Theatre, Movement Choreographer and Assistant Director.
2015 Heaven’s Walk Performance Read-Through, Theatre, Actor, Harry, CAST, Esther Richardson.
2015 VOID, Physical/Dance/Visual Theatre, Actor/Physical Performer, the Barbican, Ryan Harston.
2015 Frantic Assembly’s IGNITION, Physical Theatre, Actor/Physical Performer, Stratford Circus, Scott Graham, Neil Bettles and Jonnie Riordan.
2015 Brief Encounters, Site-Specific/Promenade, Actor, Tomasz, Bradford Interchange, Tom Wright.
2015 Dancehall, Stage, Actor and Dancer, CAST, Lucy Hind and Esther Richardson.
2014 Kes, Stage, Actor, MacDowell, CAST, Kully Thiarai and Philip Osment.

Upcoming Work:
Project Lockout Experiments 2017


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  • Directing
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