Nick Brace

Nick Brace

Nick has been Artistic Director of Actiontrack Performance Company since co-founding the music-theatre charity in the mid-80s. Prior to that he was Specialist Lecturer in Popular and Community Music at Dartington College of Arts where he developed skill and passion for music making as a catalyst for change and as an equal partner in the devising of theatre, dance and experimental performance.  He is multi-instrumentalist and has delivered music and cross art-form workshops and projects across the UK and internationally in mainland Europe, California, Zambia and Belarus among others.

Nick is an experienced music-educator and studio producer as well as composer, songwriter, and music/theatre director.  His current activity includes delivery of Javanese Gamelan workshops, music sessions with hard-to-reach and vulnerable young people, and the development of studio-based recording and production projects with young musicians.