a director of imagination
- Keith Bruce, Herald Scotland
sharp and witty -Donald Mcleod, BBC R3
- Iain Fraser, Opera Scotland
a fascinating director
- Michael White
strikingly abstract...sombre and haunting - Kate Molleson, Guardian
Emotional extremes, tragic predispositions and a yearning for ensemble movement are key drivers for Holland Williams' work.
Drawing from the imaginative prose of 20th Century philosophers such as Canetti and Calvino and with a background in Commedia dell’Arte she interrogates the volcanic theatrical encounters bubbling away under the skin of social interaction.
An opera activist and patron saint of all things designed to get audiences out of the auditorium.