Craig Morris

Tartuffe

Craig Morris is a versatile performer and educator. Craig is continuously involved in numerous corporate theatre productions as a physical performer and Classical and Contemporary Mime artist, script writer, director and Master of ceremonies.

He has been nominated for the MEC Gauteng Choreography and Dance Awards numerous times and won the award for Best Male Dancer in a Contemporary Style in 2005 and 2008.

Craig starred in A Species Odyssey and Sapiens, two French feature films about human evolution (the first breaking viewership records in France), and was the physical performance specialist and actor trainer on AO The Last Neanderthal, a full length feature film. Recently Craig completed shooting First Man, due for international release in 2017. Craig was also invited to perform with Cirque du Soleil.

Here in South Africa, Craig has also starred in several Leon Schuster movies, and has appeared in several soapies and numerous commercials!

He performs in Physical Theatre One-Man shows, Hero, Blood Orange, Die Annale van ’n Windgat and Johnny Boskak is Feeling Funny at various venues in and around Southern Africa. He has collaborated with Well Worn Theatre on their Climate Action Play, called Pollution Revolution, and with Clara Vaughan on the ASSITEJ supported sex&ME.

He won the prestigious Gold Ovation Award at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown in 2015, for his performance of Johnny Boskak is Feeling Funny. He was nominated for Best Actor in a Lead Role (Male) during the 2016 Naledi Awards and won for Best Cutting Edge production.