I am a lecturer in Drama and Performance in the
Prior to joining the team in ESPaCH I was a Principal Lecturer in Drama at
My research is focused largely within the area of gender and theatre, though I am also currently exploring ideas of performance and performativity in 19th/20th Century literary Gothic. Additionally, in terms of practice, I work specifically with new writers/new writing and/or in devised performance, with a particular interest in how acting and performance interfaces with memory and memoir. I also teach and research in the area of literary adaptation to TV/film.
Development of Quick Read code project, in particular preparing a version of Romeo and Juliet for Web App/Smart Phone technology.
An award £3200 for staging new writing at Manchester Festival.