The Team

Modo is led by Creative Director Martin Danziger. He studied English and Drama at Edinburgh University and Circus and Physical Theatre at Circomedia in Bristol. Martin has directed professional and community shows for companies including the Arches, Toonspeak, Dundee Rep, RSAMD, Borderline and Scottish Youth Theatre as well as continuing to work extensively in Europe. In the guise of Dr Rocket he was also a Clowndoctor.

He is joined by Theresa Ritchie as Development Worker and Volunteer Coordinator, and a young team of workshop leaders and assistants, all of whom have progressed through participation and training programmess.

  • Workshop Coordinator: Joanne Findlay
  • Design Coordinator: Jenny Emslie
  • Workshop Assistants: Evija Zalkalne

In addition to the core team there is a pool of freelancers who can bring their own expertise to specific projects as well as all the volunteers who do so much to make everything possible.

"I’ll never forget walking on to start performing. Its such a great feeling to learn such a cool new skill and to show so many people." Participant