Edward Jaspers


Edward Jaspers is an actor and musician who trained at Cambridge University and École Philippe Gaulier, Paris and is now based in Birmingham, UK. He is co-writer of Hamlet! The Musical (MTM/Whatsonstage Best Musical, Edinburgh). Theatre credits include: ‘GreenandPleasantLand’ (FanSHEN); ‘Grisly Tales from Tumblewater’ (Teasel); ‘Boy In A Dress’ (Independent Productions); ‘The Alchemist’ (Cornish Theatre Collective); ‘At the Hop’ (Forest Forge); ‘The Day the Earth Wobbled a Bit’ (Eastern Angles); ‘The Children of Hercules’, ‘Agamemnon’ (the Steam Industry at The Scoop); ‘Falkland Sound’ (Finborough); ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ (BAC); ‘The Bacchae’ (National Theatre); ‘Far Too Happy’ (Cambridge Footlights, Perrier Best Newcomer award nominated). Film and television includes: ‘Cassette Boy’ (Hat Trick); ‘Right Hand Drive’ (Pine Road Pictures); and ‘WMD’ (Patchwork Productions). Edward regularly leads devising workshops, was an associate theatre maker on the inaugural Foundry programme with Birmingham REP and is a Creative Projects Associate of Northampton Royal & Derngate Theatres.