TEACHER

 

EDUCATION / TRAINING

 

1996-1999       BA Geography | University College London

1999-2002       Three Year Acting Diploma | London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art

 

TEACHER

2018    Course Leader | Acting Technique | Performing Arts Diploma at Pontifical Xavierian University, Bogota, Colombia

2017    Course Leader | Acting for Camera | Performing Arts Diploma at Pontifical Xavierian University, Bogota, Colombia

2016    Workshop Leader | Authenticity on Stage and Screen | 1 day workshop at The Actors Centre

2014    Workshop Leader | Actor as Poet | Regular 2/3 day workshop at The Actors Centre | link

2014    Workshop Leader | Shakespeare and the Actor | 1 day workshop at the UK Actors Guild

2014    Workshop Leader | Shakespeare Masterclass | 1 day workshop At Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

2013    Course Teacher | Shakespeare Module | MA Acting Course at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

2010    Drama Facilitator | Youth Arts Drama | Weekly after-school workshops for 7-11s at Hoxton Hall

THEATRE MAKER

2019    Dictating to the Estate by Nathaniel McBride | Director | Staged reading at The Playground Theatre | link

2018    Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen | Director | E15 Acting School (BA Physical Theatre final showcase)

2016    The Last Songs of Lucan | An Heroic Death | Director | Vault Film Festival / Cockpit Theatre 

2014    Rechnitz by Elfriede Jelinek | Director | Austrian Cultural Forum London | link

2013    Darkness Spoken | Director and Adaptor | Spoken word performances at Royal Festival Hall | link

2013    Orango by Shostokovich | Assistant Director | Semi staged performance in the Royal Festival Hall | link

2011    Burmese Days by George Orwell | Director and Adaptor | BritsOffBroadway Festival, 59e59 Theaters, New York | link

2011    Kaspar by Peter Handke | Director and Actor | Southwark Playhouse | link

2010    Summit Conference by Robert David MacDonald | Director | 33 Portland Place | link

2009    Burmese Days by George Orwell | Director and Adaptor | Staged reading at University College London

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

 

2014    Unlocking the Director’s Imagination - Working with Actors | One week practical seminar with Irina Brown

2013    Young Vic Director’s Network | Ongoing day workshops on various aspects of theatre directing

2012    Unlocking the Director’s Imagination – Preparing a text | One week practical seminar with Irina Brown

2008    Cheek By Jowl Summer School for Directors and Designers | Participant

 

POSITIONS / ACHIEVEMENTS

 

2009-2014       Founder and Artistic Director (ongoing) | aya | a theatre company producing seminal, progressive texts | link

2012-2014       Founder and Director | Factory Junction | a temporary performance and rehearsal space in Battersea | link

2010-2011       Founder and Director | Arch 6 | a temporary performance space in Battersea