Anna-Maria Nabirye is a multi-disciplinary artist. As a collaborative artist/performer she has co-directed/devised The Scar (multi-screen for HOME, Delfina Foundation) Ruptures (single screen for London Film Festival), Hold Your Ground (Film and Video Umbrella) & The Paper Man (Improbable Theatre).
Her own projects include Motherhoody (with Jess Mabel Jones, The Albany), One Prick At A TIme (with Jess Mabel Jones, Kings College Culture & MRC), Up in Arms (with Annie Saunders produced by Arts Admin), Coming to Our Census? & No Word For A Pier in Lusoga (De La Warr Pavilion), Strong & Wrong (Brighton/Edinburgh Fringe) & AFRORETRO; a creative entity which tells stories of the diaspora through upcycled fashion and textiles; commissioned by Royal Court, V&A, SBC, Brighton Museum and awarded Yinka Shonibare’s Guest PRojects residency.
Recent acting roles include Medea (The Faction/The Lowry), Elizabeth Is Missing (BBC), Mephisto [A Rhapsody] (The Gate), Les Blancs (National Theatre) and Macbeth/Boudica/A Midsummer Night’s Dream (The Globe), Informer (BBC) & Collateral (BBC).
Anna-Maria has developed relationships combining roles as actor, collaborator, educator, director and co-director with; Imogen Knight, METIS – Zoe Svendsen, Noor Afshan Mirza and Brad Butler, LAMDA, Mounview, Half Moon YPT, LPO and National Theatre Institute. She is currently a Jerwood artist in residence at the Whitstable Biennale- developing work for the 2022 festival.Visit Anna-Maria's website