Morgann Runacre-Temple

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​​Morgann is a freelance choreographer based in London. She is Choreographer in Residence at Ballet Ireland, National Ballet of Ireland.
Morgann graduated from Central School of Ballet in 2004, winning the choreographic Award in 2002 and 2003. She is choreographer in residence at Ballet Ireland for whom she has created several full length ballets. Cinderella (2009) Romeo and Juliet (2010) Scheherazade (2011) and Carmen (2013). Other credits include The Interview (2003) and Sidewinder (2005) for Ballet Central, On your Marks (2007) The Curve Foundation Dance Company , Rumpelstiltskin (2011) The London Children’s Ballet, Jealousy (2012) The Print Room, Sweeney Todd (2012) Images of Dance, The Stargazer (2012) and Peter and The Wolf (2014) for Chance to Dance company at The Royal Opera House.

Morgann has performed as a dancer for Ballet Ireland, English National Ballet, Rosie Kay Dance Company and The Curve Foundation Dance Company.
In 2007 Morgann formed her own partnership with Jessica Wright, working specifically in dance for the camera. In 2010 the created 'Mishandled'- which was supported by ACE and produced by MJWProductions.

Morgann and Jess have just finished work on their new dance short 'The TryOut' which was screened on Channel 4 on July.

Professional Details

Level of Expertise
Dance Styles
Classical Ballet, Contemporary, Film, Movement Direction, Staging
Work Contexts
Advertising, Ballet Company, Cabaret, Clubs, Commercials, Community , Corporate Events, Dance Theatre, Devised Theatre, Digital / Internet, Dramaturg, Education, Fashion / Hair Shows, Film, Installations, Live Art / Performance Art, Live Music, Music Video, Musical Theatre, Opera, Outdoor events, Own company, Pantomime, Physical Theatre, Pure Dance , Site Specific, Stadium & arena opening and closing ceremonies., Television, Video, Visual Theatre
Performers worked with
Actor-Musicians, Actors, Children (0-12), Dance Beginners, Dancers, Musicians, Non-Dancers, Non-dancers, People other than professional dancers, People with little dance experience, People with special needs, Singers, Stars, Teenagers (13-19), Those w. little dance exp.

Professional Credits

Peter and the Wolf - Linbury Studio Theatre, Chance to Dance company, Royal Ballet Education
One Etunim - Dance film with Jessica Wright for Dance Ireland
The Keeper - Dance film for Leafcutter John evening at The Kings Place, in an evening of work curated by Wayne McGregor
Carmen - Full length commission for Ballet Ireland
The Try Out - Dance film commissioned by Channel 4, Big Dance and Bafta with Jessica Wright
Jealousy - The Print Room. Collaboration with Hubert Essakow, James Cousins and Daniel Hay Gordon
The Stargazer - Commission for Royal Opera House Main Stage, Chance to dance company, Royal Ballet Education
Sweeney Todd - Commission for London Studio Centre, UK tour
Rumpelstiltskin - Full length commission London Children's Ballet, Peacock Theatre, Sadler's Well's
Sheherazade - Full length commission Ballet Ireland, UK and Ireland tour
Mishandled - Dance film with Jessica Wright. MJW Productions, funded by ACE
Romeo and Juliet - Full length commission Ballet Ireland, UK and Irish Tour
Shrewlands - Morgann Runacre-Temple Dance, Resolution! Cloud Dance Festival
Cinderella - Full length commission Ballet Ireland
Point of You - Interactive dance and film performance with Jessica Wright, Resolution!, Derby Dance. Supported by ACE