Malin B. Erikson

Malin B. Erikson

Actor Trainer / Theatre Maker / Director

Acting teacher, performance coach and stage director in London, England

About Malin

Malin B. Erikson is an award winning director, actor trainer and acting coach. She was born in Stockholm, Sweden and has lived and worked in Asia for 17 years. Since 2012 she is back in Europe and is now primarily based in London, England.

Malin has been facilitating workshops for drama centres, theatre companies, drama departments and as a freelance artist around the globe. Her experience from working with talented international theatre practitioners has given her the chance to create her own approach to physical theatre training. Her main focus is explore the notion of presence and embodied acting which also characterizes all aspects of her work which she also discuss in her paper ‘Demystifying Presence – Approaching an Understanding of Presence in Actor Training’.

Malin holds a B.Sc in Education and a Master in Acting Training from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. She has studied acting techniques and methods such as Grotowski, Stanislavski, Alba Emoting, Chekhov, Meisner, Viewpoints, Lecoq, Eugene Barba and Clowning.


Name: Malin B. Erikson

Lives in: London, England

Company: Actor Trainer / Theatre Maker / Director

Occupation: Acting Teacher, Performance Coach and Stage Director

Unique traits: MA (Actor Training and Coaching) - Royal Central School of Speech and Drama Speaks English, Swedish & Mandarin

Awards

  • Best Foreign Director (directing) - The Malta International Theatre Festival
    (2014)

  • Best Play of the month (directing) - Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre
    (2011)

  • Best Play of the month (directing) - Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre
    (2010)

Education

  • MA (Actor Training & Coaching) Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

  • B.Sc. (Pedagogy) Umea University, Sweden

  • Theatre History, Stockholm University

  • Film Studies, Linneaus University, Sweden

  • Applied Drama, St. Eriks Folkhögskola, Sweden

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  • Since: October 2014
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Malin's network

Linzy Attenborough
Aura Films
Marcus D. Spencer
Kerry Mckie
Mikael Katzeff
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