Helen Evans (she/her)
Helen is a Lecturer, Director, Actor/Performer, Practitioner-Researcher, and Visual Artist. With over 20 years experience as an educator, Helen's pedagogy has evolved through a combination of University and Conservatoire actor-training, academic support and directing, in addition to considerable industry experience as an actress. For the past 9 academic years, Helen has been responsible for coordinating, developing and delivering actor-training for the BA (Hons) Musical Theatre Performance course at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. Other lecturing includes at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, the University of Chichester, Fontainebleau School of Acting, The MTA, Brunel University and Bretton Hall College of the University of Leeds.
Educationally, Helen holds a PhD in Performance from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, where she was a recipient of a Royal Central School Research Bursary, under the tutelage of Professor Stephen Farrier. She holds an MA (with distinction) in Performance Practices and Research (also from RCSSD) and a first-class BA (Hons) Acting from Bretton Hall College of the University of Leeds.
Helen also holds independent, audition-coaching sessions for professional actors in addition to presentational skills for business individuals.