Teaching CV

Principal/Creative Director – Make Believe Orpington

March ’20 – Present:

Running a busy part-time stage school, including writing and directing end of term shows, preparing assessments and overseeing the work of teachers in drama, dance and singing.

Auditioning for Camera – Mixing Networks

May ’18 – Present:

Leading numerous weekly classes for professional actors, working on their technique for screen auditions.

Meisner Technique Tutor – Millennium Performing Arts Centre

Sept ’16 – July ’17:

Planning and delivering sessions for the 2nd year students.

Shakespeare Today Workshop Leader – West End In Schools

Apr ‘16 – Present:

Leading individual workshops to all year groups in primary schools, bringing classes together for a performance at the end of the day. Plays taught; A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Macbeth and Romeo & Juliet.

 
Meisner Technique Tutor – Millennium Performing Arts

Jan ’16 – July ‘16:

Planning and delivering sessions for the 2nd year students.

Foundation Course Acting – Millennium Performing Arts

Jan ’16 – July ‘16:

Preparing students’ monologues for drama school auditions as well as introducing them to the Meisner Technique.

Meisner Technique workshop – Kitchen Table Theatre Group, Mansfield

Oct ’15:

2-day introductory course.

Acting Tutor/Project Director – Millennium Performing Arts Centre

Sept ’15 – Dec ‘15:

2nd Yr Play Study (The Crucible) and 3rd Yr Scene Study (Oscar Wilde), covering all elements of textual analysis, character work and providing direction for assessed showcase at the end of term.

Musical Director – Avril Earl Dance and Theatre Arts Centre, Guernsey

Aug ‘15:

Musical direction for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory summer School for 125 children aged 6-18 yrs.

Meisner Technique Tutor (cover) – Millennium Performing Arts Centre

May ‘14 – Dec ‘15:

 Covering 2nd Yr Meisner Programme

Director/Musical Director - Avril Earl Dance and Theatre Arts Centre, Guernsey

August ‘13: directing over 60 children aged 6-18yrs in a 1hr version of Shrek The Musical co-conceived with the choreographer.

Workshop Leader – various

Aug ’13 – present:

Workshops focussing on all aspects of the opening of Shrek The Musical, including vocals, choreography and scene work.

Private vocal/acting through song tuition

Mar ‘12 – present:

Lessons for a wide range of clients, including both students preparing for drama school auditions and those already in the industry preparing for professional auditions

Principal/Creative Director – Make Believe Rotherhithe

Sept ‘11 – present:

Running a busy part-time stage schools, including writing and directing end of term shows, preparing assessments and overseeing the work of teachers in drama, dance and singing.

Singing teacher – Make Believe, Hackney

Sept ’09 – July ’10:

Working with students 6-16yrs in all elements of vocal training and performance.