Britt Plummer

Britt Plummer is a performing artist, theatre-maker, and director of FRANK. Theatre. Britt trained at the Adelaide College of the Arts and École Philippe Gaulier, in France. Britt has worked with Vitalstatistix, APHIDS (VIC), Punctum (VIC), Flabbergast Theatre (UK), Stan’s Cafe (UK), Adelaide Festival Centre, Slingsby, Foul Play, ActNow, Monski Mouse Productions, Five.Point.One, Early Worx, and State Theatre Company of SA as a performer, and Adelaide College of the Arts, Adelaide Festival Centre, SAYArts, and NIDA Open as a teacher and facilitator. In August 2020, she directed Dan Thorpe in You Are Jeff, a collaboration with Forest Collective (VIC) as part of Adhocracy at Vitalstatistix. Specialising in Bouffon, Clown, and Vaudevillian styles, Britt is driven by theatre rooted in the realms of pleasure, play, and connection with the audience. She is passionate about telling stories, and creating socially conscious theatre through an intersectional feminist lens.

Founded by Britt in 2018, FRANK. presents original work; exploring the human condition with honesty, humour, and heart; theatre born in the realms of joy and play with the audience, where we laugh, breathe and have a sense of togetherness. FRANK. also provides workshops in Neutral Masque. Mask Play, Bouffon and Clown to professional and emerging artists, and young people. FRANK. presented Chameleon in the Adelaide Fringe Festival 2019 (Emerging Artist Award), Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019, FRINGE WORLD 2020, and a reimagined version with a chorus of women as part of Rumpus Theatre Program 2020.

Britt is currently directing Swedish performer Oliver Nilsson (Scotland! & The Bakers) in a one-man clown show, The Baroque, which is premiering at FRINGE WORLD Festival 202, and Adelaide Fringe Festival 2021 (The Mill Centre Stage Residency), and developing a new project which will tour to schools.

Britt is a part of the Rumpus Membership, working within the venue team. She often works in venue management and festival roles.

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