Stuart Cox

Mexico

Stuart Cox

Mexico

Stuart Cox has been a professional actor and theatre director for 40 years, in the first instance across the full spectrum of British theatre, from repertory, experimental and touring to London's West End and opera. He has worked internationally, including in Poland, Ireland, Iceland, India, Pakistan, the USA and Mexico. Pride of place goes to directing a personal trilogy of productions of the Celtic story of Tristan & Iseult: in Wales with and for Cardiff's Indian Immigrant community; in the village of Borunda in the desert of Rajasthan, India; and in the state of Hidalgo, Mexico, each time adapting performances to integrate with the local cultural traditions using text, songs, dance and music. Living in Mexico for the last 15 years, Stuart is the director of the Anglo Mexican Fouendation’s Shakespeare Performance Project and is the founder and Artistic Director of Celebrating Cultures, a performing arts company dedicated to working with cultural diversity.