Anna Sandreuter works as a freelance Director/ Dramaturg/ Choreographer. Anna made her directing debut with the show Façade, as founder and artistic director of Crashmat Collective, a Wales based Circus Theatre company. Crashmat Collective investigates original concepts and experiential live performance. Façade is a circus theatre show that blurrs the boundaries between the audience and the performer. This show was supported by the Arts Council of Wales, Arts Council England, Circus Futures, Wales Millennium Centre, Riverfront Theatre, NoFit State Circus and Creu Cymru. A big thank you to NoFit State Circus for their ongoing support and good will and to Circus Futures and Organised Chaos. Cast for Facade George Fuller, Andrew Mark Davies, Laura Moy, Kevin McIntosh, Alice Ellerby, Gemma Creasey, Anna Sandreuter, Paul Evans Composer/ Sound Editor:Tom Elstob, Lighting Design:Adam Cobley, Writer:Alan Harris, Designer: Buddug James Jones creative collaborators during development: Vreni May, Shaena Brandel, Jaakko Tenhunen, Kylie Anne Smith, Becky Brynolf, John-Paul Zaccarini
Anna co-founded the Mary Bijou Cabaret and Social Club in 2010. Mary Bijou Cabaret & Social Club have toured their show Hitch, directed by James Williams, to Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Royal Welsh College Of Music and Drama, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Gwyn Hall, Torch Theatre, Ffwrnes, Brighton Fringe Festival, Postcard Festival, Jacksons Lane Theatre, Canterbury Festival, Macchynleth Comedy Festival, Bath Fringe Festival, Blysh festival, Big Splash Festival. Hitch was commissioned by Wales Millennium Centre and supported by Arts Council of Wales and Arts Council of England.