Adam Gordon is an actor and a Director of Tooth + Nail Theatre Company. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, where he grew up, he has been heavily involved in theatre from a young age. In 2010 after graduating from St Andrews University with an MA (hons) in English and Film, he went on to intern for the Writer’s Theatre in Chicago in 2011 before completing the two-year Professional Acting course at the École Jacques Lecoq in 2014. Previous work includes: Estragon, ‘Waiting for Godot’, Muckle Roe Productions at the Byre Theatre and Tour; Hedwig, ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’, Burnt Out Bulbs at GRV; (Director) ‘Dracula’, Daysleeper Productions at the Barron Theatre; Laertes, ‘Hamlet’, Two-Day Productions, C Venues, Edinburgh 2009.
In 2014, Adam co-founded Tooth + Nail, an international theatre company, at the Ecole Jacques Lecoq, in Paris. The Company’s original, devised work has been described as ‘dark, funny and highly physical.’ The most recent production, Hummingbird, has been performed at this years Edinburgh Festival Fringe, receiving excellent reviews.