Jim Manganello

Blackheath Halls Community Opera
Blackheath Halls Community Opera

Jim is a performer, director and movement director who builds work for the theatre, though he's also collaborated in opera and dance. He co-founded the devised theatre ensemble, Fratellanza, in his hometown of Detroit, with whom he continues to create work--currently working on The Big Three Killed Me, a surreal take on Americans and their cars. He's currently working to form an ensemble based in Scotland that is theatrical but rooted in movement, as well as collaborating as a devising performer in the work of others. Jim also devises physical theatre with and for young people.