The Directors


Temi Wilkey and Celine Lowenthal founded Pecs way back in 2013.

Celine Lowenthal is a London-based theatre director. She trained in directing at Birkbeck College and The Crucible, Sheffield, and is the Associate Director of award-winning Shadwell Opera. She also co-edits Moot Press, Bristol- and London-based publishers of poetry and photography.

Director credits include: Let's Talk About Sex (Camden People’s Theatre), Twice Through the Heart (Hackney Showrooms), Into the Little Hill (The Courtyard), Kreutzer vs. Kreutzer (Crucible Studio), The Overcoat (Clapham Omnibus) and Canada (The Pleasance).

Assistant/Associate credits include: The Distance (Orange Tree Theatre), Labyrinth (Hampstead Theatre), Racing Demon (Bath Theatre Royal), The Penal Colony (Arts Theatre West End), Showboat (The Crucible/West End) and Roundelay (Southwark Playhouse).

Temi Wilkey is an actor, theatre maker and drag king from North London. She studied English at Clare College, Cambridge before training with the National Youth Theatre REP company in 2014. Her theatre credits include How to Hold Your Breath at the Royal Court, The Comedy of Errors at the National Theatre and she has recently finished a year-long contract with the Royal Shakespeare Company, where she performed in both Hamlet and Cymbeline. She frequently performs with Pecs and to find out more about her drag alter-ego, click here.