BIOGRAPHY

MINE ÇERÇI
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Mine Çerçi studied dance as a child in Istanbul instilling an early interest in movement and performance. She went on to study Political Sciences at the Galatasaray University and then Theatre Studies at the Sorbonne in Paris. Past productions include Not I and Catastrophe by Samuel Beckett with Pierre Chabert directed by Barbara Hutt. After taking the two year acting course at Ecole Jacques Lecoq, she joined Clout Theatre as a performer and a director. Two shows that she directed were nominated for Total Theatre Awards.

She is also longterm collaborator with Clockfire Theatre, an Australian physical theatre ensemble. Mine has translated the first ever Turkish edition of Le Corps Poetique by Jacques Lecoq.  In Istanbul, she co-founded Physical Theatre and Comedy School. She worked with private, state and municipal theatres as a freelance director. She taught acting and physical theatre at Okan University Theatre Department. Since 2012 she has been running physical theatre workshops for professionals. A master's degree holder in Language, Arts, Cinema from Paris 7, Denis Diderot University. She has a passion for dark humour; she loves creating surreal and grotesque world on stage. She has been acting for screen since 2016. She is currently teaching at the Identity School of Acting in London.

CLOUT THEATRE PRODUCTIONS

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FEAST (solo) 
Edinburgh Fringe 2019

directed by 

Mine Cerci

performed by

Sacha Plaige

adaptated by

Sacha Plaige

Mine Cerci

originally devised by

Jenny Swingler

George Ramsay

Sacha Plaige

Mine Cerci

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FEAST
Edinburgh Fringe 2016

directed and devised by 

Mine Cerci

performed and devised by 

Sacha Plaige

Jennifer Swingler

George Ramsay

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THE VARIOUS LIVES OF INFINITE NULLITY
Edinburgh Fringe 2014

directed and devised by 

Mine Cerci

performed and devised by 

Sacha Plaige

Jennifer Swingler

George Ramsay

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TRIALS AND HARDSHIPS OF HOME LIFE FOR A WONDERFUL COUPLE (CO-PRODUCTION )
January 2017

directed and devised by 

Mine Cerci

performed and devised by 

Güray Dinçol

Sena Taşkapılıoğlu

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HOW A MAN CRUMBLED
Edinburgh Fringe 2013

directed and devised by 

Mine Cerci

performed and devised by 

Sacha Plaige

Jennifer Swingler

George Ramsay

Total Theatre Awards

2014

Nomination: Emerging Company

The Various Lives of Infinite Nullity

by Clout Theatre

Total Theatre Awards

2013

Nomination: Emerging Company

 How A Man Crumbled 

by Clout Theatre

Physical

 Fest

2013

Audience Award

How A Man Crumbled 

by Clout Theatre