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Jack Horner Artistic Director & Circus Choreographer
 
 
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about

Jack Horner’s work as an Artistic Director and Associate has spanned the globe.

With a performing career extending over 15 years of stage and screen, he has worked on numerous world-renowned stages from London’s musical West End, the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the Royal Opera House to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic stadium and the O2 Arena. As Circus Captain and original cast member he has opened Love Never Dies, Batman Live and Wendy & Peter Pan and also the revival cast’s of 'Barnum' the musical in Chichester’s Festival theatre and Chess at the English National Opera’s Coliseum theatre.

Working under so many influential creatives, he has mastered his skills to become an Artistic Director & Choreographer. He has worked on productions such as; Antony & Cleopatra at the Shakespeare's Globe; Mamma Mia in London's West End; The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe at the Birmingham Rep and Wendy & Peter Pan for the RSC.

Being inspired daily by the remarkable artists and creative teams he works with, Jack brings enthusiasm, understanding and compassion to all that he does.

He is the founder & artistic director of AcrobaticArts UK a Circus Production & Entertainment Agency.

 
 
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CREATOR

CONSULTANT & Teacher

Over the past 10 years Jack has been working as a circus consultant. His experience in the circus arts allow him to work as a technical consultant in aerial and acrobatic performance.

As an Aerial Director he has consulted on Wendy & Peter Pan at the Royal Shakespeare Company, Antony & Cleopatra at Shakespeare’s Globe and the Three Musketeers at the rose Theatre Kingston.

He as worked as an Acrobatic Choreographer on the Wizard of Oz at the Palladium and Mamma Mia at the Novello Theatre.

He also teaches and regularly works for the National Centre for Circus Arts. He recently taught Rita Ora for a Moulin Rouge event, in which she swung on a trapeze.

Check out his Creative Resume for more info:

DIRECTor & Choreographer

Jack’s creative abilities allow him to be an Artistic Director, Choreographer & Creative Director. He works in Events, Theatre, Commercial, Film & TV.

As a Creative Director, in 2016 he directed the grand opening of Diageo World Class Bartender of the Year 2016 in Miami.

As an Artistic Director he wrote and directed the National Youth Circus show 'A Sweet Heist' - which was voted 'Best Direction' in the Widow Stantons Best of 2015. In 2016 he return to direct the sell-out National Youth Circus show 'Out Foxed'.

Check out his Creative Resume for more info:

 
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PERFORMER

With a passion for excellence in the Circus Arts and over a decade as a performer, Jack has a wealth of experience.

Jack’s skills have taken him all over the world where he has partaken in a diverse range of performances from London’s West End in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s – Love Never Dies, various productions at the Royal Opera House, Universal Studios in Japan & Singapore, touring Europe as an Aerialist with pop star Mika and playing the lead role in Disney’s ‘Jetix Live’. 

Over the years he has gained a strong reputation and has enjoyed the opportunity of working all over the world, alongside a host of talented commercial & event companies, industry Producers and Theatrical Directors.

He has a keen eye for detail and an adept knowledge of movement and the ability to adapt to wide variety of genres.

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AGENT

He is the founder & artistic director of AcrobaticArts UK a Circus Production & Entertainment Agency. 

Acrobatic Arts are a leading supplier of circus entertainment to corporate events, private parties, luxury wedding, theatre, film & tv.

A collective of the world’s elite Acrobatic, Aerial & Circus talent, Creative Directors, Choreographers & Technicians.

Formed in 2011 by Jack, Acrobatic Arts is born out of a passion for excellence in the circus arts.

As an agency we provide a wide variety of incredible acts which involve charismatic and professional circus performers and dancers in bespoke performance packages for corporate events, private parties, weddings, barmitzvah's and stadium events. You name it - we've done it.

As a consultancy, we provide extensive knowledge in the circus arts. Our expert creative team of directors, choreographers and technicians help create our clients unique desires.

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A Sweet Heist - National Youth Circus
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CREATIVE RESUME

Jack is the Artistic Director of AcrobaticArts. - Circus Entertainment Events Agency. Over the years has gained a strong reputation as a creative professional and has enjoyed the opportunity of working alongside a host of talented commercial & event companies, industry Producers and Directors; as a Creative/Artistic Director, Circus Consultant, Choreographer, Acrobatic/Movement Specialist and Show Captain. Below are his credits;

2018

CHESS MUSICAL - CIRCUS CONSULTANT - ENO / MICHAEL LINNIT & MICHAEL GRADE

2017

GALA LAUNCH - CURATOR & DIRECTOR - NATIONAL CENTRE FOR CIRCUS ARTS

MOULIN ROUGE (RITA ORA) - AERIAL DIRECTOR & TEACHER - DAVID ADKIN LTD | FAIT ACCOMPLI

HOUSE FESTIVAL - CIRCUS CONSULTANT - SOHO HOUSE GROUP

2016

CIROC VODKA- CREATIVE DIRECTOR & CHOREOGRAPHER - CIROC SHOW / WORLD CLASS MIAMI

OUTSIDE OF THE CLUB - DIRECTOR - CIRCLE, AUCH CIRCA FESTIVAL, FRANCE

OUT FOXED - CURATOR & DIRECTOR - NATIONAL YOUTH CIRCUS, LONDON

BLOWN AWAY - ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR - METTA THEATRE, UK TOUR

2015

WENDY & PETER PAN - AERIAL DIRECTOR & TEACHER - ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

A SWEET HEIST - CURATOR & DIRECTOR - NATIONAL YOUTH CIRCUS, LONDON

AIR/WATER|FIRE/EARTH - CO -DIRECTOR - NATIONAL CENTRE FOR CIRCUS ARTS

MAMMA MIA - ACROBATIC CONSULTANT - JUDY CRAMER, LONDON

2014

HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS - STUNT CAPTAIN - UNIVERSAL STUDIOS SINGAPORE

ANTONY & CLEOPATRA - AERIAL CONSULTANT - SHAKESPEARE’S GLOBE THEATRE. LONDON

THÉRÈSE RAQUIN - AERIAL CONSULTANT - THEATRE ROYAL BATH.

ANNIE GET YOUR GUN - CIRCUS CONSULTANT - AMBASSADOR THEATRE GROUP. UK TOUR

DUE FOSCARI - CIRCUS CASTING - ROYAL OPERA HOUSE. LONDON

2013

LIGHTSEEKER - CIRCUS CASTING DIRECTOR - RESORT WORLD SENTOSA. SINGAPORE

BARNUM - CIRCUS CAPTAIN - CHICHESTER FESTIVAL THEATRE.

2012

BATMAN LIVE - CIRCUS CONSULTANT - NICKGRACE / WARNER BROS. WORLD TOUR

OLYMPIC CEREMONIES - AERIAL CAPTAIN - LONDON 2012 CEREMONIES.

CARMEN - FIGHT CHOREOGRAPHER - IMPACT OPERA / YVONNE ARNAUD.

2011

BATMAN LIVE - CIRCUS CAPTAIN - NICK GRACE / WARNER BROS. WORLD TOUR

WIZARD OF OZ - ACROBATIC CONSULTANT - REALLY USEFUL GROUP. LONDON PALLADIUM

THREE MUSKETEERS - AERIAL CONSULTANT - BUD MARTIN/ ROSE THEATRE. LONDON

LOVE NEVER DIES - CIRCUS CAPTAIN - REALLY USEFUL GROUP. LONDON ADELPHI THEATRE

EDUCATION

National Centre for Circus Arts - BA (First Class Hons) in Circus Arts

Royal Central School of Speech & Drama - Foundation Degree in Theatre Studies

Teesside Tertiary College – BTEC National Diploma in Popular Music

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