Previous paid speaking roles
- UK English
- UK Posh
- USA California
***** TRAINING *****
The Actor's Pulse (2020) - Awarded a scholardship
Taught by Billy Milionis (a student of Stanford Meisner himself) in the Meisner technique as well as camera classes
BA Hons Theatre & Performance (2016-2019 - graduated with 1st class honours)
-3 years of on screen/film classes (focus on Uta Hagen, Strasberg, Adler) taught by renowned director David Crowley (Aiysha, Hollyoaks) and actress Erin Shanagher (Peaky Blinders, The Bay) working with broadcast drama scripts rehearsing and recording for the camera under conditions mirroring industry practice.
-3 years of theatre training (focus predominantly on Chekhov, Stanislavski and Artaud) - including devised and classical theatre, combat and movement. Created 2 theatre companies during this time, scripted, directed, acted in and produced professional theatre shows (touring and local) in association with a British charity. Training also included lighting, sound and all technical production elements.
-2 years of vocal training - included radio dramas, audiobooks, commercial voice-overs, animation - taught by established British VOA Helen Mason.
Act Up North Drama School TV/Film classes (2017-2019)
Trained by director David Crowley and actor Deane Smith (Ridley Scott's The Founding, Snatch, The Last Kingdom). Training focused heavily on internalising emotion, using exercises such as breathing to alter states and included technical workshops, textual analysis, in-depth character work, audition prep, improvisation, self-taping and more.
The Actor's Lab Drama School (Theatrical and Commercial training) (2015-2017)
Trained by Illy Hill (UK board of Directors), actress Sue Jenkins (Coronation Street), actor/director David Fleeshman (War Horse), casting director Lee Mountjoy & director Jake Norton (LIPPA). The training focused heavily on movement, stage presence, voice and character analysis.
HND Performing Arts - Bury College (2012)
Studied dance, movement, stage combat, musical theatre, singing, voice and speech for actors, ensemble singing and theatre.
Carol Godbys Drama School (2007-2008)
Trained by Carol Godby in theatre and movement.