Nick Winston is an international Director and Choreographer working in Theatre, Opera & Film.
West End credits include: ANNIE (Piccadilly Theatre); FLASHMOB (Peacock Theatre, Artistic Director & Choreographer); LOSERVILLE (Garrick Theatre, Olivier Award nomination: Best New Musical); HORRID HENRY: LIVE & HORRID (Trafalgar Studios) and THE WIZARD OF OZ (Royal Festival Hall).
Nick directed and choreographed the National tour of THE WEDDING SINGER and has choreographed the National tours of CALAMITY JANE, ANNIE, I DREAMED A DREAM, TO SIR WITH LOVE, TELL ME ON A SUNDAY and BY JEEVES.
Nick is an Associate Artist of Curve Theatre, where he has directed productions of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM and BUGSY MALONE and has choreographed GREASE (also, Dubai) and LEGALLY BLONDE (also, South Korea; DIMF Award: Best Musical).
Other credits include: THE PAJAMA GAME (Japan); KISS ME, KATE (Theatre du Chatelet, Paris and Theatres de la Ville, Luxembourg); SWEENEY TODD (La Monnaie, Brussels; The Royal Exchange & West Yorkshire Playhouse); WAITING FOR GODOT (Druid Theatre; Abbey Theatre; Spoleto Festival, USA); LET’S DANCE AGAIN! (Royal Festival Hall); WHITE CHRISTMAS (West Yorkshire Playhouse); LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (Salisbury Playhouse & Mercury Theatre); MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG (Theatr Clywd); FLASHDANCE (St Gallen, Switzerland); LOVE STORY (Minerva Theatre, Chichester); DANCING AT LUGHNASA (Birmingham Rep); STEPPING OUT (Derby Playhouse); A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Birmingham Rep and West Yorkshire Playhouse) and FOLLIES (Royal & Derngate, TMA nomination: Best Musical).
Opera includes: THE ADVENTURES OF PINOCCHIO (Opera North, Chemnitz, Minnesota, Moscow, Bonn; RPS Award: Best Opera); IL TURCO IN ITALIA (Garsington Opera); FORTUNIO (Grange Park Opera) and BENZIN (Chemnitz Opera).
Film & TV credits include: SHAKESPEARE LIVE! FROM THE RSC (BBC2; BAFTA Award nomination: Live Event); SONDHEIM AT 80 (BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall) HIGH SCHOOL DANCE (E4) and Music Videos for UNIVERSAL MUSIC.
Commercial clients include: REDKEN, PAUL MITCHELL, MOROCCAN OIL and DUBAI WORLD CUP.
For Qdos Entertainment, Nick has directed and choreographed, ROBIN HOOD; SLEEPING BEAUTY; PETER PAN; CINDERELLA; ALADDIN; SNOW WHITE and DICK WHITTINGTON working with Shane Ritchie, Elaine C Smith, Bobby Davro, Jessie Wallace, Jimmy Osmond, Joe McElderry, Linda Robson and Denise Welsh.
Nick has been nominated for the 2017 Carl Alan Award. He has received Broadway World Award nominations for his choreography on ANNIE, CALAMITY JANE, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, WHITE CHRISTMAS, LOSERVILLE, LEGALLY BLONDE and for both his direction and choreography on BUGSY MALONE.