Celine captures her experiences on camera by focusing on documenting the European Ballroom scene, shooting at fashion events and editorials and has recently become an industry professional (Sleek Magazine, Hero Magazine & Indie Magazine.) She’s worked as a production assistant intern (Fortune Cookie Film production), as a voice-artist (nhb, Winterzeit Verlag) and as a dramaturgy and directing assistant for the productions Das Tierreich (Thalia Theatre) and Fast Normal (Kammerspiele Theatre) in Hamburg, Germany which have deepened her interest in visual stage imagery and movement direction. Throughout her Drama & Theatre arts Degree at Goldsmiths University, she art directed visual concepts for album covers (Intimate Night, Kamionka), theatre productions (Ich hab Hunger, Side Orders, A Site of Abject, Pity and Ruin) and focused on directing her own shows (Who ever said it was easy, Colder Water, No Soothing Grave For Us, Putzi Kamionka). Since graduating in July 2018, she works as a freelance photographer, performer and director in the arts and entertainment business. Recently, she performed in Here It Goes’ physical theatre piece PANGEA at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (nominated as Favourite Theatre Show by the Broadway World Edinburgh Fringe Festival Awards) and will debut her one-woman show Putzi Kamionka at The Place, London, in January 2019.Locked Pro Plan feature
For the event Uniform of the Free
The Utopia Ball was a special event mixing a traditional vogue ball with a fashion show by young and upcoming designer Yamuna Forzani.
Being involved with the London and European Ballroom Scene since 2015, I have styled and designed outfits for runway categories and traveled for ballroom documenting various vogue balls. The On the Cover of Vogue Ball was inspired by the photography of Irving Penn and hosted by Bikini Berlin.
A theatre festival which I worked for as a photographer and publicity rep. I ensured the production of posters, images and coordination of social media content for marketing purposes of the festival while also working as a lighting designer on two shows.
Director of "Colder Water," a play written by Laurie Ogden and produced by Antonym Theatre. This show explores the experience of living in a female body through „full bladders, awkward dance moves, and consent.“ It was performed at the N16 theatre.
This piece of theatre tells the story of a young immigrant woman through combining movement and speech. Her character was inspired by French philosopher Simone Weil and was performed as part of the semi-finals at the London Student Drama Festival.
Dancer in black for the music video We Are Dreamers by artist Frida Sundemo, directed by Silent Tapes.
Organization of rehearsal schedules, reading over scripts, noting changes and visual documentation for the production Next to Normal. Prompting the actors during rehearsals and responsible for behind-the-scene footage and production photography.
Helping with the staging of visual imagery, movement, and choreography for the actors due to my background in dance for the production Das Tierreich.
While working for Fortune Cookie Film Production, I acquired an understanding of filmic language and furthered my knowledge of budgeting, resourcing and maintaining relationships with creatives involved in the productions run by the company.
Working closely with the marketing team on editing the visual content of their webpage and resourcing artists for upcoming events produced for corporate companies.
Designing the visual execution and content of Carolin Fortenbacher’s Album Kamionka. Part of my job was to find the accurate visual communication and representation of her music.