Gemma has directed throughout the UK and abroad, working on Shakespeare, New Writing, Physical Theatre, Circus and Musical Theatre. During her career, as both Director & Associate Director, she has worked for companies including: Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal Court Theatre, Theatre 503, New Vic Theatre, Pitlochry Festival Theatre, Stephen Joseph Theatre and The Orange Tree Theatre.

In addition to her directing, she is also a choreographer, movement director and dramaturg.


She is the Artistic Director of Light the Fuse and a regular Educational Practitioner for the Royal Shakespeare Company, The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, LIPA and Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.


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