Jacob Piccinino – Theatre Group Leader

While studying Communications and Theatre Studies at The University of Malta, Jacob was also freelancing for various local and international directors (Mavin Khoo, Malcolm Galea, Rubberbodies). Two months after graduating in 2016, Jacob moved to Paris where he trained at the prestigious Ecole Jacques Lecoq. The two-year course came to an end and he moved back to Malta a year later to create his company ‘Teatru Triptiku’ on the launch of Valletta2018. Its works so far include ‘The Prisoners’, ‘Il-Qarcilla: L-Gharusa Karfusa’, ‘Ernesto&Bianca’ and ‘Hal-Fejn’. Jacob has worked with Opening Doors since 2015 and currently leading the Theatre level 2 group.