a b o u t
We are a trio of artists brought together by a passion for visual theatre and new writing.
We make live performance using overhead projectors, paper puppets
and layered photographic images to create detailed shadow and silhouette worlds.
Shadowboxer have created theatre and film for
Battersea Arts Centre, Little Angel Theatre, VAULT Festival, Merge Festival Bankside, The Kirkaldy Testing Factory
T H E
C O M P A N Y
Shadowboxer are Sammy Kissin, Nicole Black and Lowri James
N I C O L E B L A C K
Nicole Black is an puppeteer, designer and actress and theatre maker.
She was awarded the Sir John Gielgud award in 2011 and was a Spotlight Prize nominee in 2012.
She has worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company, toured Regional Theatres and played ‘The Woman in Black’ at the Fortune Theatre, West End.
Nicole has also workshopped shows at the Barbican Centre, Almeida Theatre and Little Angel Theatre.
L O W R I J A M E S
Lowri James is an actress, puppeteer and theatre maker.
Credits include 'Harry Potter and The Cursed Child' (original cast) and 'Dead Dog in a Suitcase & Other Love Songs' (Kneehigh) and has performed for a host of companies including Punchdrunk, and Little Angel Theatre.
She has also created work for the National Theatre Studio, The Young Vic and Soho theatre and the Barbican.
Lowri recently directed 'I Was A German', nominated for the LET Award & an Offie.
S A M M Y K I S S I N
Sammy Kissin is a writer, actress and theatre maker.
She has written and produced shows for The Old Vic New Voices as well as The VAULT Festival, Merge, Rye and Edinburgh Festivals.
She co-wrote and performed “Alice Re;Imagined” for The Royal Opera House’s education department last year and regularly performs for Punchdrunk Enrichment.
She graduated from LAMDA in 2010.