Credits - Workshops and Teaching

Visiting lecturer work includes

  • Visiting Lecturer in casting and directing actors - The Met Film School, Ealing
  • Associate Lecturer - London Metropolitan University, MA Film Production; Commercial Project module & 5 minute Drama module (Semester 2)
  • Visiting Lecturer/Casting Consultant - Northern Film School, final year Film & Moving Image Production students.   MA students.
  • Directing Actors/Casting workshops for BA & MA film students at the Northern Film School.
  • Visiting Artist at Ohio University, Athens, USA - ran acting workshops for graduate actors in the School of Theatre and casting workshops for graduate directors in the Film School.
  • Drama Lecturer
  • B.A. (hons) Communication Arts; University College of Ripon & York St. John.

Drama school work includes

  • Acting for Camera workshops with 1st, 2nd and postgraduate acting students at ALRA South
  • Acting for Camera workshops with 2nd year acting students at Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Audition technique & speeches – foundation course, Mountview.
  • Drama facilitator and lecturer at East15 drama school.
  • Accreditor & assessor for the National Council of Drama Training.
  • Master Classes in casting, auditioning, casting workshops at:
  • Birmingham School of Acting; Arts Ed; E15; RADA; BOVTS
  • Mentor for MA Directing students at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.

Casting workshops include

Developed over the past ten years, I have a range of different types and styles of workshops, tailor made for each client.

Casting workshops at:

  • The Actors Centre
  • Equity branches
  • MickSing
  • The Actors Guild
  • Identity Drama School;
  • Arcola Theatre;
  • ACT;
  • Bristol Old Vic Theatre School;
  • RADA.

Improvisation & devising workshops include

  • ‘Month of Sundays’/’SoS Workshops’ – The Actors Centre & British Legion
  • Devising and improvisation workshops.  Ongoing.  For professional actors.
  • Workshop Leader at Croydon Young People’s Theatre –
  • Planning and running weekly Saturday workshops at Croydon Warehouse Theatre.
  • Directing devised projects, scenes & Chekhov at:
    • Mountview;
    • Arts Ed;
    • Bretton Hall.

Qualifications & skills include

  • B.A. (Hons) in Dramatic Arts. (Bretton Hall);
  • 1 Year Director’s Attachment at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School;
  • Recipient of 1992 Rose Bruford Award for Young Directors
  • 6 years professional stage management experience:
  • ASM & DSM, repertory theatre, open air theatre, youth theatre, fringe theatre.