Meet the Team
Jack Elliot - Co Artistic Director
Jack is a playwright and founder of Blazing Hyena. In 2014, he graduated with a BA (Hons) in Acting for Stage and Screen at Edinburgh Napier University.
Since then, he has been working as a writer, actor and director throughout Scotland. His writing credits include: Death is the New Porn (Edinburgh Fringe 2018), For the Love of Cousins ( Scottish Tour 2017) One,Two,Three Yippee (Edinburgh Fringe 2016).
In 2017 he was accepted in to Playwright Studio Scotlands Mentorship Programme.
A work in progress of his play 'Bed, Baths and Jaundice' was performed as part of the programme in July 2018.
Catherine Expósito - Co Artistic Director
Catherine is a theatre director and writer based in Scotland. In 2016/2017 she completed a year’s residency as Trainee Resident Assistant Director at The King's Head Theatre in London. Catherine has a First Class BA (Hons) degree in Acting and English from Edinburgh Napier University.
Her directing credits include: For the Love of Cousins, Death is the New Porn and One, Two, Three, Yippee (Blazing Hyena Theatre Company). In 2018, Catherine wrote and directed 'Immaculate Correction' for Playmill Festival at The King's Head Theatre.
Her playwriting credits include: Immaculate Correction, (Blazing Hyena/ King’s Head Theatre) Dead Letter Office (New Celts/ Some Company) and Overtime(Active Inquiry).
Catherine is currently working as Development Director with NOISE Opera where she has also worked as an assistant director on Sloans Opera and Navigate the Blood (Scottish Tour).