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Adam Hypki

Director Actor Designer Dance Dramaturge

Adam is a Polish-born, London based theatre artist. He’s an actor, director, award-winning dance dramaturg and designer. His collaborative piece with choreographer Maciej Kuzminski Room 40 won the prestigious Audience Award at Polish Dance Platform 2014. Adam is also an acting teacher and mentor to students of Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, Woolwich Acting Studio and City Academy.


Weather by Pippa Gladhill as part of Extinction showcase, Drayton Arms Theatre, 2019
On Missing (Polish–Nigerian collaboration) Voila! Europe Festival Wretched Theatre 2018
Si Vuelves Tu Old Red Lion Emma Zadow 2017
Over the Borderline Old Red Lion Daniel Austin-Boyd 2017
Thaw / Significant Other Festival The Vaults Reece Connolly 2017
Schrodinger’s Cat / The Platform Bread and Roses German Munoz 2016
Sniper Arts Theatre West End John Foster 2016
Co-directing / Dance dramaturgy
Archipelago International tour Dance theatre 2016–
Difference International tour Dance theatre 2015–
Repetition International tour Dance theatre 2015–
Room 40 International tour Dance theatre 2014–


Adam trained as an actor at Morley Acting Studio with Craig Snelling, further training includes Lecoq with Clod Ensemble, comedy and devising with John Wright, directing with Katie Mitchell , Ivo van Hove and Théâtre de la Ville–Paris, dance dramaturgy with Guy Cools.




5-10 years

Art forms / Disciplines

  • Dance
  • Film - short
  • Graphic / product design
  • Theatre / Live perfomance
  • TV - drama
  • Visual arts

What I do

  • Costume Design
  • Devising
  • Directing
  • Dramaturgy
  • Languages
  • Performance Art
  • Performing
  • Physical Theatre / Mime
  • Puppetry
  • Set Design
  • Teaching / Coaching
  • Theatre making
  • Working with young people
  • Working within a Community / with community participants

Additional Languages

Polish, Russian, some French