Nick Winston

Represented By

Sam Day


Nick Winston is an international director & choreographer working in theatre, opera and screen.

Read more


Nick Winston is an international director & choreographer working in theatre, opera and screen.

Nick’s debut feature film Tomorrow Morning stars Samantha Barks, Ramin Karimloo, Omid Djalili, Fleur East and Dame Joan Collins – set for release in spring 2022.

Upcoming stage projects include Bonnie & Clyde in concert at Theatre Royal Drury Lane, starring Jeremy Jordan; a new world tour of We Will Rock You; the world premiere of She Loves You at Tivoli, Copenhagen; and opera Romeo & Juliet for Malmö Opera, Sweden.

Screen credits as director & choreographer include: The Royal Variety Performance, hosted by Miranda Hart (London Palladium/ITV); Miranda: My Such Fun Celebration (London Palladium/BBC); as choreographer, Sondheim at 80 starring Dame Judi Dench (Royal Albert Hall/BBC) and Shakespeare Live! from the RSC (BBC – BAFTA nomination: Live Entertainment).

Theatre credits as director & choreographer includes: Chess (Osaka & Tokyo); Mame (Hope Mill Theatre – 7 WhatsOnStage nominations including Best Musical Revival and Best Choreography); the 30th anniversary production of Fame (West End/UK & international tour – BroadwayWorld nomination: Best Choreographer); the first original UK revival of Cats (Kilworth House Theatre – Broadway World Award nomination: Best Director); Club Tropicana (UK Tour); An American In Paris (National Theatre, Linz – 8 BroadwayWorld nominations including Best Director, Best Choreographer & Best Musical); Rock of Ages (UK Tour & Berlin); Guys & Dolls (Kilworth House Theatre); The Wedding Singer (Troubadour Wembley/UK Tour/Korea – DIMF Award: Best Musical); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Curve Leicester); Bugsy Malone (Curve Leicester, BroadwayWorld Award nominations: Best Director & Best Choreographer); Flashmob (Peacock Theatre & UK Tour) and Tomorrow Morning (New End Theatre).

Theatre credits as choreographer include: Waiting For Godot (Lincoln Center, NY); Annie (Piccadilly Theatre/UK Tour/South Africa/Toronto – BroadwayWorld Award nomination: Best Choreographer); Loserville (Garrick Theatre – Olivier nomination: Best New Musical, Broadway World nomination: Best Choreographer); Horrid Henry: Live & Horrid (Trafalgar Studios); The Wizard of Oz (Royal Festival Hall); Kiss Me, Kate (Théâtre du Châtelet/Oper Graz/Theater Bonn/Grand Théâtre, Luxembourg); Sweeney Todd (Leeds Playhouse/The Royal Exchange/Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie/Royal Danish Opera); Little Shop of Horrors (Salisbury Playhouse – BroadwayWorld Award nomination: Best Choreographer); Calamity Jane (Watermill Theatre/UK Tour – BroadwayWorld Award nomination: Best Choreographer); The Pyjama Game (Tokyo) and Chess (Copenhagen).

Opera credits as choreographer include: The Adventures of Pinocchio (Opera North/Sadler’s Wells/Moscow State Opera/Bonn Opera/Minnesota Opera – RPS Award: Best Opera); Il Turco in Italia (Garsington Opera); Fortunio (Grange Park Opera);and Benzin (Chemnitz Opera).

Nick is UK associate director & choreographer of Disney’s Beauty & The Beast.