Polly Bennett is a Movement Director and Choreographer working across the UK and internationally. She holds an MA in Movement from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and was Resident Company Movement Practitioner at the Royal Shakespeare Company 2013.
Polly was Assistant Movement Director on the London 2012 Opening Ceremony, Mass Cast Choreographer on the London 2012 Paralympic Opening Ceremony and Mass Cast Choreographer on Sochi Winter Olympics Opening and Paralympic Ceremonies.
Theatre credits include: A Mad World My Masters (RSC/ETT), Dunsinane (National Theatre Scotland, UK, Asian and US Tour), Yen (Manchester Royal Exchange), The King’s Speech (Chichester Festival Theatre/Birmingham Rep), Pomona (Orange Tree Theatre), Hopelessly Devoted (Paines Plough, UK Tour), Helver's Night (York Theatre Royal), To Kill a Mockingbird (Regents Park Open Air Theatre, UK Tour), The Angry Brigade (Paines Plough, UK Tour), Ragnarok (Eastern Angles), Mock Tudor (Pleasance, Theatre 503), Anna (Aix-en-Provence International Festival), Nut (National Theatre), Hysteria (Hampstead Theatre), Acis and Galatea (Iford Opera), Mudlarks (Bush Theatre), The Lights (The Spring) and Celebrity Night at Café Red (Trafalgar Studios.)
Other: Fazer’s Urban Symphony (Royal Albert Hall/BBC), The Queen’s Coronation Concerts (Buckingham Palace/BBC) and The Festival of Neighbourhood Finale (Royal Festival Hall)