Peter Wiedmann is co-artistic director of LES FOULES.
He trained in the UK at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and at the American Conservatory Theatre's STC in San Francisco, and has directed and performed on four continents. As a member of The Performers he toured extensively throughout Latin America and Spain, and participated in workshops with El Teatro de Los Andes and at El Camarín de Las Musas, where he wrote and performed A La Sombra De Los Muelles. He has performed with Rhum and Clay, Grid Iron, Moving Stories, Lazarus Theatre, Theatre De La Jeune Lune, and St. Louis Shakespeare, and appeared on tour in the UK and at the Edinburgh International Festival, Southwark Playhouse, The Bush, and The Minack. With Les Foules, he adapted and directed Resources of Quinola, adapted When We Dead Awaken, by Henrik Ibsen, co-directed Much Ado About Nothing, Cymbeline, and Boxed and Bagged, and co-created original music for Cymbeline, Boxed and Bagged, and Britannicus. As a musician, he plays in London with the blues band, Erik Wellington and the Junkers, and has toured with the Macalester College African Music Ensemble and St. Louis-based Dub Kitchen. As well as being a core company member of Les Foules, Peter is Venue Manager for Theatre Delicatessen.