Jain Boon

Jain Boon is a theatre director and creative practitioner. She has worked with many companies including National Theatre Wales, National Youth Theatre of Wales, Hijinx Theatre, Gwent Theatre and more recently directed for University of Wales Trinity Saint David. Jain originally trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama. She is a creative activist and dedicated to empowering young people to create a better world through the arts. In 2011/12 Jain won a highly prestigious Arts Council of Wales Creative Wales Award, in which she spent time in Romania and Germany. Jain is an Arts Council of Wales National Adviser and Creative Agent for the Lead Creative School Scheme. Jain is currently developing a model of trauma informed theatre practice.