LRAM (Speech and Drama)
PGCE – University of Central England
SEDA Accreditation as a Teacher in Higher Education
Writers Guild of Great Britain for the encouragement of new writing (2011)
Writers Guild of Great Britain for the encouragement of new writing (2013)
BOVTS – I am currently external examiner for the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
Actors Lab – I currently oversee the Everyman Theatre’s Actors Lab, which is an ongoing training and networking facility for professional performers who are based in the South West.
Writers Lab – I currently oversee the Everyman’s Writers Lab, which provides an ongoing series of lectures and workshops for playwrights who are based in the South West.
Birmingham School of Acting –
Senior Acting Tutor 1993-2000.
Leader of the Postgraduate Diploma Course 2003-2006.
Specialist subjects: Scene Study. Creating A Character. Audition Preparation. Improvisation.
National Operatic and Dramatic Association (NODA). A number of Residential Summer Schools:
Directing A Play (Contemporary)
Musical Theatre Performance
Sondheim: A Rehearsal Approach
University of Gloucestershire – Stanislavski Technique. Creative Writing (Drama).
University of Worcester – Performance in non-traditional venues.
Hereford College of Arts – Improvisation and Devising.
The Cotswold School – Stanislavski Technique (“The Seagull” and “A Doll’s House”)
Cleeve School, Cheltenham – Playwriting