Pauline Mayers is a multidisciplinary theatremaker and facilitator.


“I define art as a means of being able to see the world in a different way, to explore the world through different doors...”

- Pauline Mayers

As a Rambert trained dancer and choreographer, Pauline has performed and taught for contemporary dance companies across the UK. Now integrating theatre and dance, Pauline's recent work, What If I Told You, toured nationally to critical acclaim and is a shortlisted nominee for the Amnesty International Freedom of Expression Award 2017.



PolkaLab Commission won by Two Tonne

Pauline Mayers announced collectively as one of six artists Polka Theatre will be working with as part of the PolkaLab programme 2019/20

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© Matt Rogers

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Praise For Pauline’s Work

‘Powerful and experimental work about difference and prejudice takes a communal approach to performance’

The Stage

‘What If I Told You is a gift for all who attend it.’

The Scotsman

‘Her choreography has a compelling lineage, and with each movement there comes a meaning and story of its own.’

A Younger Theatre

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