Coral Messam

Coral Messam trained at Rose Bruford, Central School of Speech and Drama, and the Northern School of Contemporary Dance.

For the National, as movement director or choreographer: Small Island, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, The Amen Corner

For the National, as a performer: Everyman, Death and the King’s Horseman

In London’s West End, as a performer: The Lion King

Other theatre as movement director or choreographer: Macbeth, The Winter’s Tale and Bartholomew Fair at Shakespeare’s Globe; Fantastic Follies of Mrs Rich and The Whip at the RSC; The Convert at the Young Vic; Ruined at the Almeida; and One Love: The Bob Marley Musical at Birmingham Rep

Other theatre as performer includes: The Lightning Child at Shakespeare’s Globe; Feast at the Young Vic; Faustus (performer and choreographer) and King Lear at the Royal Exchange; and To Be Straight with You for DV8 Physical Theatre

As a director: Run it Back for Talawa

She was the choreographer for the United Arab Emirates’ 40th anniversary stadium show in Abu Dhabi.
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Small Axe, I May Destroy You, Cursed, Britannia (seasons 2, 3 and 7), Game of Thrones

Bone (short film; intimacy coordinator), For Love (short film; intimacy coordinator), First F*** (music video for 6lack; intimacy coordinator)

London Road (as a performer)


(Published June 2021)