SESSIONAL WORK


Freelance Facilitation // 2019 - present // Various
As a freelance facilitator, I’ve worked with organisations including Burnt Orange Theatre, MakeBelieve, University of Bristol and Salford City Council - running workshops on performance, writing for stage and devising. Currently, I’m one of fifteen facilitators in the Royal Exchange Theatre’s freelance pool.

Young Company Associate // 2019 - 2022 // Chickenshed Theatre
Facilitated specialist skills-development sessions around writing and devising for diverse groups of young people aged 13-18, and pitched new ideas to the wider team.

Young Company Assistant // 2016 - 2019 // Chickenshed Theatre
Facilitated workshops, taster days and development sessions for diverse groups of young people aged 13-18, employing Chickenshed’s unique inclusive methodology.

Children’s Theatre Support // 2013 - 2015 // Chickenshed Theatre
Facilitated workshops and holiday schemes for diverse groups of young people aged 5-12.

PROJECT-BASED WORK


Inexpressible Project // Lead Writer & Dramaturg // Chickenshed Theatre
A participatory docu-drama made in lockdown with 30 teenagers. Trialling remote participatory co-creation methods for Chickenshed.

Feel The Love // Co-writer & Facilitator // Chickenshed Theatre
A re-imagining of the world of love, loss, hope and heartbreak. Expect pulsing live soundtrack, visceral choreography, immersive staging, multimedia and glitter. “Their wisdom, thoughtfulness and brutal honesty was inspiring. I know that last night, I fell a little bit in love.” - Spy In The Stalls, ★★★★
an inalienable right // Director-Facilitator // University of Bristol
A community-led verbatim piece about life under and after Section 28: a clause in UK law from 1988 - 2003 that prohibited local authorities from “promoting homosexuality”. Funded via the Institute of Advanced Studies at the University of Bristol, with thanks to the London Metropolitan Archives and Off The Record.
Dreams of Freedom // Facilitator // Chickenshed Theatre, Amnesty International & Royal Albert Hall
Inspired by Amnesty International UK’s illustrated children’s book of the same name, Dreams of Freedom is the culmination of a two-year project working with children across London to create a new show that demands human rights for everyone. “Bringing 600 children together in such a life-affirming show must surely be the pinnacle of [Chickenshed’s] achievements to date.” - London With A Toddler, ★★★★
Sharing Stages // Additional Writing // Chickenshed Theatre
Sharing Stages was a celebration of Chickenshed’s creative partners, bringing to the stage a range of collaborative pieces exploring themes of cooperation, sharing and co-creation. Nominated for Off West End Awards 2016.