Andrea Cabrera Luna

  • Andrea Cabrera Luna

Andrea Cabrera Luna (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland) is the artistic director of Anahat Theatre. She won a FONCA scholarship to read an MA in Performance and Culture at Goldsmiths College, University of London. She holds a BA in Acting from the National School of Performing Arts (ENAT) and a BA in English Literature from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).

Andrea’s practice is inspired by the absurdities of everyday life. She facilitates workshops for actors and non-actors, adults and children interested in physicality, comedy, social criticism, play and improvisation. You can find Andrea’s poetry in Mixtape 2020 and 2021, two Writers of Colour Audio Anthologies curated by Hannah Lavery.

Directing credits include: Instructions on How to Cry (work in progress), Lyceum Studio, The Arsonists, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland; Scenes from The Duchess of Malfi, Shakespeare’s Globe, London; Hotel Juárez, University of Edinburgh/Assembly Roxy; I Am That Girl Scottish Storytelling Centre; Waterfront Wasteland Medea Material Landscape with Argonauts, Etcetera Theatre, London.

Assistant Director credits: The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart, directed by Wils Wilson, Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh, 2022; Would you Bet Against Us? Script Coordinator, 2022; Charlie and Stan, both directed by Paul Hunter, Told by an Idiot, 2021; Life is a Dream, by Pedro Calderon, dir. Wils Wilson, 2020; Lyceum Christmas Tales, directed by Wils Wilson and Zinnie Harris, Royal Lyceum Theatre.