Jan Willem has over 23 years’ experience as a theatre director, writer and facilitator challenging bias through an ego-less creative approach. Working inclusively with diverse and often under-represented communities, he unearths ideas and shapes talent where he can be of most service. Jan Willem was explores innovative types of theatre such as lip-synching, verbatim and site-specific performance. His far-reaching productions and co-productions have travelled widely to humble and renowned stages across the world – to Africa, Australia, Eastern Europe, Hong Kong, Russia, and the USA. A vast body of his work has also been welcomed to iconic London theatres, like Almeida, Arcola, Royal Court and Young Vic.