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

 

Ph.D.   I SPY: PUBLIC, POLITICITY, AND THE  PEDESTRIAN SURVEILLANCE 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 Course Coordinator,/ Senior Lecturer/ Director 

BA (Hons) Musical Theatre Performance September, 2013 - current

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FONTAINEBLEAU SCHOOL OF  ACTING  

Acting through Song teacher

January - March 2019

 

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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. Most recently Februay 2019)

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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