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.

Future Adjudications    



SCDA One Act Festival Killin Perthshire - March

Leverhulme Festival Port Sunlight - April

Guernsey One Act Festival - May

Isle of Man Young Performer of Man workshop, performance and Festival - May

Woking Festival - October


Welwyn Garden City Youth Drama Festival - March
Guernsey One Act Festival - May
Liverpool Short Play Festival - August

Recent Adjudications    


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

Tamworth Festival


Wales YFC English Language Entertainment Final

Formby Drama Festival

Cheshire Theatre Guild - Full Length Play Competition


Other Information    

Prepared to travel and stay overnight.


Joined GODA Council September 2019.

Available for workshops and master classes.

Sue Doherty

Council Member

Admitted to GoDA 2013





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