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.
Woking Festival - October
Welwyn Garden City Youth Drama Festival - March
Guernsey One Act Festival - May
Liverpool Short Play Festival - August
YFC Drama Festival, Llandrindod Wells - February
Isle of Man One Act Festival and Young Performer of Man Masterclass -March
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.
Admitted to GoDA 2013