Where did you get that hat?

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

Originally published in The Stage, July 2014 It’s possible you’ve walked past Jane Smith’s studio many times and never known what is behind the unassuming door. It’s possible you’ve worked on the same production as Jane Smith, even worn one of Jane Smith’s creations and never known, never met her. As Jane opens the door to her […]

Studying Abroad

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

Originally published in The Stage, July 2014 Studying abroad can be a life changing experience. It’s a chance, not only to get a qualification, but also to discover another country, to learn about another culture. British theatre is a melting pot, sharing a common language with America, and cultural allegiances with Europe, so training outside of the […]

Do bold ideas for behind-the-scenes training put industry on the right course?

Posted by on Jul 17, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

Originally published in The Stage, July 2014 The chances are if you say you’re training at a drama school people will assume you’re an actor, and yet drama schools have been offering courses in everything from stage management to courses for drama teachers. Going to drama school does not mean becoming an actor. These days most drama […]