Paula Crutchlow

Paulamake-shift20.8-150x150Paula Crutchlow is a performance maker and director who authors live events across a variety of forms. As a co-founder and director of Blind Ditch she combines digital media and performance to engage audience and participants in distinct and active ways. Her work often uses a mix of score/script, improvisation and structured interaction to focus on boundaries between the public-private, and issues surrounding the construction of identity and the politics of place. Paula is currently the Creative Adviser for Adverse Camber directing performance with some of the UK’s leading storytellers, she was an Associate Lecturer in Theatre at Dartington College of Arts, Devon 2001-10, and teaches Digital Performance Practice at the University of Plymouth. Most recent:
Developing MoCC with Ian Cook from
Director/dramaturg on The Kingdom of the Heart
The Literary Festival a collaborative writing experiment published in A Devon Anthology
Dave’s Quiz (part 2) as part of  WWW:World Wild Web, Furtherfield Gallery, London
2011/12 Touring make-shift with Helen Varley Jamieson
Wordquest Tombola! A Wordquest Devon event at Ways With Words
Creative Adviser and Director for Adverse Camber 
Project Mentor – Michael Harvey’s Creative Wales project The Secret Art of the Storyteller.
Associate Lecturer in Theatre and Performance (Digital Performance Practice) at the University of Plymouth.