Paul Burgess trained at Motley. Over the last decade and a half he has designed for numerous performance companies and venues in the UK and abroad - including the US, Vietnam, India and Pakistan. He teaches design, directing and theatre production at various universities and has extensive experience of youth arts work. As a director-designer, he is artistic director of Daedalus Theatre Company and co-artistic director of Scale. He also produces on a freelance basis, including work for Apples and Snakes. He plays the violin and is a member of The Black Smock Band.