Q U A L I F I C A T I O N S

 

Ph.D. I SPY: SURVEILLANCE, POLITICITY, AND THE                  Nearing  Completion

          PARTICIPANT-SPECTATOR TURN                                                           

                Royal Central School of Speech & Drama                     

                Award:  Royal Central School Research Bursary

 

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MA  PERFORMANCE PRACTICES AND RESEARCH                                  Distinction

               Royal Central school of Speech and Drama                                 2006-7

 

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BA (Hons) ACTING                                                                                 First Class

               Bretton Hall College of the University of Leeds                            1995-8

 

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Access to HUMANITIES (equivalent to 3 'A' levels)                                  Distinction

              Subject areas: Literature; History; Sociology; Psychology;             1994-5

              Visual Arts (from 1800 to present day)

              The University of East Anglia

 

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Showcase, March 2017

Ambassadors Theatre, London

 

Rehearsal shot by

Peter John Walsh

T E A C H I N G  

A R E A S

With Molly Osborne and David Sharp

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Rehearsal shot

by Luke Benjamin Roberts

 

TRINITY LABAN CONSERVATOIRE OF MUSIC AND DANCE  

Acting Coordinator, Tutor and Director  |   BA (Hons) Musical Theatre Performance September 2013 - current

 

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THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

Associate Lecturer |  BA (Hons) Acting  |  September 2016

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ROYAL CENTRAL SCHOOL OF SPEECH AND DRAMA  

Visiting Lecturer  | BA (Hons) Drama, Applied Theatre & Education  

Since 2008 (periodically)

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BRUNEL UNIVERSITY  

Visiting Lecturer | BA (Hons) Performing Arts   

'NEW THEATRE WRITING' module |  Jan – May 2013

 

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ARTS EDUCATIONAL  

External Examiner  | BA (Hons) Acting   | June 2013

 

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THE MUSICAL THEATRE ACADEMY, London 

Head of Acting/Acting Tutor/Director | Oct 2010 – Sept 2013

 

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UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

Associate Lecturer/Director| BA (Hons) Performance Arts | various | 2008 - 2011

 

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CENTRAL SCHOOL OF SPEECH AND DRAMA | External Examiner  | BA  (Hons) Theatre Practice - dissertations | 2007

 

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BRETTON HALL COLLEGE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS |Visiting Director/ Choreographer  | 2001 & 2

 

L E C T U R I N G  

&

D I R E C T I N G

T E A C H I N G  A R E A S

 

(through praxis, Lectures, seminars and directing)

 

-  ACTOR TRAINING/PRAXIS: Informed by both Drama and Performance disciplines

 

-  DRAMA: Naturalism/Realism - practitioners, playwrights, contexts, methodologies                             and theoretical texts; Shakespeare; non-naturalism including , Theatre of                             Cruelty, Epic Theatre, Absurdist Theatre,  Postdramatic Theatre, New                                   Theatre Writing, Improvisation and Commedia dell’Arte.

 

-  DIRECTING: Both devised productions and established texts

 

-  DEVISING: Collaborative theatre from both linguistic/new writing and somatic origins

 

-  MUSICAL THEATRE: Acting, acting-through-song, and the direction of productions

 

-  MENTORING (Individual and group): For performance and directing practice                                        and dissertations.

 

- ASSESSMENTS: For both practical and written work

 

                    

Becky Stockley

Rehearsal for Spectaculum

Trinity Laban, 2016

Photograph by Luke Benjamin Roberts