Nick Winston is a director and choreographer of theatre, opera and film.
Theatre credits as director and choreographer includes: Chess (Osaka & Tokyo –Winner Outstanding Choreographer Award); Mame (Hope Mill Theatre –7 WhatsOnStage nominations including Best Musical Revival and Best Choreography); the 30th anniversary production of Fame (West End/UK & international tour – BroadwayWorld nomination: Best Choreographer); the first original UK revival of CATS (Kilworth House Theatre–Broadway World Award nomination: Best Director); Club Tropicana (UK Tour); An American in Paris (National Theatre, Linz – 8 BroadwayWorld nominations including Best Director, Best Choreographer & Best Musical); Rock of Ages (UK Tour & Berlin); Guys & Dolls (Kilworth House Theatre); The Wedding Singer (Troubadour Wembley/UK Tour/South Korea –DIMF Award: Best Musical); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Curve Leicester); Bugsy Malone (Curve Leicester, BroadwayWorld Award nominations: Best Director & Best Choreographer) and Flashmob (Peacock Theatre & UK Tour).
Theatre credits as choreographer include: Waiting for Godot (Lincoln Center, NY); Annie (Piccadilly Theatre/UK Tour/South Africa/Toronto – BroadwayWorld Award nomination: Best Choreographer); Loserville (Garrick Theatre – Olivier nomination: Best New Musical, BroadwayWorld nomination: Best Choreographer); Horrid Henry: Live and Horrid (Trafalgar Theatre); The Wizard of Oz (Royal Festival Hall); Kiss Me, Kate (Théâtre du Châtelet/Oper Graz/Theater Bonn/Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg); Sweeney Todd (Leeds Playhouse/The Royal Exchange/Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie/Royal Danish Opera); Pippin (CharingCross Theatre / Garden Theatre – Offie nomination: Best Choreographer); Little Shop of Horrors (Salisbury Playhouse - BroadwayWorld Award nomination: Best Choreographer); Calamity Jane (Watermill Theatre/UK Tour – BroadwayWorld Award nomination: Best Choreographer); The Pajama Game (Tokyo) and Chess (Copenhagen).
Opera credits as choreographer include: Romeo et Juliette (Malmö Opera); The Adventures of Pinocchio (Opera North/Sadler’s Wells/Moscow State Opera/Bonn Opera/Minnesota Opera – RPS Award: Best Opera); Il Turco in Italia (Garsington Opera); Fortunio (Grange Park Opera); and Benzin (Chemnitz Opera).
TV & Film: Director & Choreographer: Tomorrow Morning (Visualize Films); The Royal Variety Performance (London Palladium / ITV); Fame (Broadway HD); Choreographer: Miranda: My Such Fun Celebration (London Palladium / BBC); Shakespeare Live! (RSC - BAFTA nomination: Best Live Entertainment) Sondheim at 80 (Royal Albert Hall/BBC); Shakespeare Live! From the TSC (BBC – BAFTA nomination: Live Entertainment); The Adventures of Pinocchio (Sadlers Wells/Opus Arte) and Bob The Builder (Universal).