Qualifications and Experience
B.Ed Hons Dance and Drama
Head of Expressive Arts St Julies High School 1983-2013. During this time A level Drama results were consistently in the top of the national league tables. Past pupils gained places at leading establishments including RADA, Guildhall and LIPA. Students performed at local, national and international events, including China and Barcelona.
Creative Co-ordinator for Liverpool City of Culture 2008.
Member of Liverpool Playhouse and Everyman Teachers Forum. As a result has worked with leading practitioners including Kneehigh, Shared Experience and RSC.
Currently is a governor and mentor at the prestigious LPIA Sixth Form College, and teaches A Level Drama at a large Catholic comprehensive school in Liverpool.
Recent projects have included directing a verbatim project exploring dementia which was performed at The Liverpool Everyman November 2017.
YFC Drama Festival, Llandrindod Wells - February
Young Actor of Man workshop and preliminary selection round, Isle of Man - March
Isle of Man One Act Festival - March
Chester Festival of Speech and Drama - March
Leverhulme AETF, Port Sunlight - April
Wakefield Full Length Play Festival - May
Woking Drama Festival - October
Durham and Sunderland AETF Washington
Chester Speech and Drama Festival
Durham and Sunderland One Act Festival - 8-10 March
South West YFC Pantomime Final
Wales YFC English Language Entertainment Final
Formby Drama Festival
Cheshire Theatre Guild - Full Length Play Competition
Prepared to travel and stay overnight.
Joined GODA Council September 2019.
Available for workshops and master classes.