Carmine De Amicis

Movement Director

Carmine De Amicis works internationally as choreographer, stage director and performer in Dance-Theatre, Opera and Film. He’s co-artistic director of EDIFICE Dance Theatre, producing stage, immersive, site-specific and film works.

As Choreographer Carmine has worked for Opéra National du Rhin (Stiffelio), Welsh National Opera (Carmen, Le nozze di Figaro, Al Wasl – world premiere), Rossini Opera Festival (La cambiale di matrimonio), Hampstead Garden Opera and Gothic Opera for which he co-created a new production of Bluebeard’s Castle (Off West End Award Finalist). Carmine has received choreographic commissions for ReisOpera – Netherlands, Athens & Epidaurus – Greece, På-Tå-Hev – Norwegian Ballet and Opera.

He is associate lecturer in dance at the University of Chichester and has performed for award-winning choreographers Richard Alston and Shobana Jeyasingh and also for Jose Agudo, Tavaziva, Watkins Dance, Welsh National Opera and Grange Park Opera.

Carmine directs and choreographs also for the camera and has collaborated with internationally acclaimed film directors Alfred Bailey, Rogerio Silva and Joseph Wilson.

Carmine has a Masters in Opera Directing (Verona Accademia per l’Opera) and a Masters in Choreography (University of Chichester) and is certified Stage Fighter from the British Academy of Dramatic Combat.