A collection of expert coaches, award winning director, performers and writers
FOUNDER & DIRECTOR OF ACTING OUT
UKA ASSOCIATE TEACHER
PROFESSIONAL DEVISION MEMBER TMI
ACCREDITED YOGA AUSTRALIA MEDITATION FACILITATOR
HONS / BA / UKA / HNC
Award-winning, highly experienced Acting Coach, Director Coach and Public Speaking Consultant. Trained and worked in Europe, America and Australia with a variety of high profile actors, writers, directors and speakers including Emma Callander, Zinnie Harris, The Tabacco Factor Theatre, Zendeh Theatre Company, Dominic Hill, Ian Robertson, Michael Hart, Lisa Spirling, Cressida Brown, Lynn MacDonald Mclean, Liz Harley, Meribeth Dayme and Orla O'Loughlin. She has coached thousands of clients all over the UK, including Professional Actors, CEOs, Senior Managers, Doctors, Politicians and Sport Professionals and has trained 100s of organisations from the NHS and Social Servicing Councils to Elite Private Schools and World Class Universities.
BMUS(HONS) / AmusTCL / ATCL (Recital) / LLCM / LLCM (TD)
Expert in Singing Training, Vocal Technique and Breath Training.
Award winning artist and musical director. Trained and worked with world leading professionals including Margaret Field, Julian Pike, Andrew Greenwood, Stephen Barlow and Jeffrey Skidmore (OBE) and Connie Talbot. Performed in and Directed world famous productions with elite theatre companies including the CBSO choir, the Royal Shakespeare Company and Silvia Young Theatre School.
BA (HONS) / DIP
Expert in Acting Training, Writing Training & Directing
Former Associate Director of the Traverse Theatre with over 30 years experince. Award-winning Director, Writer and Lecturer for Dundee College, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Queen Margaret University, Traverse Theatre, Lung Ha's Theatre Company. Founder of award-wining Oxygen House Theatre Company.
DIP / HND / HNC
Expert in Acting Training, Movement Training, Psychical Theatre & Directing
Renowned Physical Theatre Director who has performed all over the world and worked with critically acclaimed experimental theatre companies. A highly experienced performer and theatre maker, Lewis has developed his very own experimental practice relating to both the comedic aspects of clowning and bouffon. His main passion lies in unique theatrical forms, as well as the traditional.
MA / BA
Expert in Acting Training, Physical Theatre Training & Bilingual Training
Professionally trained at RADA (London) and performed in many Stage Productions, TV Shows, Commercials and Feature Films. Extensive background in Acting with a strong interest in improvisation, devising and physical theatre. Founder of "Theatre Sans Accents" an innovative bilingual theatre company.
Expert in Acting, Voice Over and Public Speaking Training
Heather trained with Acting Out Drama School and became a professional performer, securing contracts with the BBC for TV and Radio work, as well as starring in theatrical roles with award-winning theatre companies. As a successful actor and voice over artist with a passion for coaching, Heather has a wealth of knowledge and experince in the Performing Arts.
HNC / HND/ BA (Hons) / BTEC L3 / BADC
Expert in Acting, Devising and Vocal Coaching
Calum trained in London at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts and has worked as a professional actor for many years. Established in Edinburgh, London and New York City, he is highly experienced with a passion for coaching acting, vocal health and audition technique.
MA / PGDIP / BA / HONS
Expert in Keeping students able to attend classes by offering payment plans and instalment options for all our courses and lessons
With a background in IT Project Management, Accountancy and Book Keeping, Paul is our Accounts and Finance Manager. He's here to help our students enrol when they can't make the full payment for tuition fees upfront.
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BA Hons, LLB, DipLP, Notary Public, ATCL.
Expert in Directing, Acting, Voice & Public Speaking
Performing Arts Professional from Edinburgh, qualified in Speech & Drama, Performing Arts and Directing and Devising, Steven has been coaching, training, performing and mentoring for over 30 years.
Starting out as one of Acting Out's very own students and working his way to the top, Steven brings a wealth of experience in the wider performing arts scene, as an actor on both stage and screen, in voice acting, directing, writing, performing music, songwriting and singing. He is hugely knowledgeable when it comes to acting, singing, public speaking and any form of communication coaching.
As a trained lawyer and experienced businessman, Steven also has a special interest in providing performing artists with “business of acting” advice.
Expert in Directing, Acting & Script-Writing
Having worked with award winning theatre companies like 7.84, the Byre Theatre, Eden Court Theatre as well as establishing his own companies like the Orkney Youth Theatre and the Untied TIE Company in Glasgow, Alan has a wealth of knowledge and experience in both the performing arts industry and theatre and community education. A former HNC acting lecturer at Edinburgh College for over 10 years, he not only comes with a strong creative performing background but also a strong academic foundation. Most recently, Alan founded Stand Easy, a charity that works with Wounded, Injured and Sick ex-Forces and their families by using drama and performance to help their recovery. Alan is a versatile, passionate and highly regarded theatrical director and expert coach.
MFA / MA (Hons)
Expert in Directing, Acting Training & Writing Training
Multi award-winning director and playwright, James is the Founder of Aulos Productions and an exciting director to work with. Professionally trained under the tutelage of Mark Thomson, former Artistic Director of the Royal Lyceum, James has written, directed and performed plays all across the UK, including the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh Fringe, Buxton Fringe and Greater Manchester Fringe. With a strong interest in Ancient Greek Theatre, New Writing and Improvisation, James comes with an array of expertise and experience.