Royal Birmingham Conservatoire - Acting - Tutors

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  • Phyllida Furse MA, BA Hons, PGCE, ALAM

    Visiting Tutor in Voice Theory

    Phyllida first taught Modern Foreign Languages (French and Italian) before discovering her passion for voice. In support of clear speech to improve both the teaching and learning experience, she has delivered vocal health and development workshops to schools, colleges, and universities, as well as in the commercial sector for...

  • Helen Gibbs


    Helen has been working in the stage management industry for 13 years and is one of two Staff Stage Managers within Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Helen is part of the professional production team that provides production support to almost all courses within the school itself. Helen is also a Stage Management supervisor,...

  • Dr Polly Hudson

    Head of Movement

    Dr Polly Hudson has worked in dance for the last 30 years and is Head of Movement at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. She makes performance and Screendance works that have been shown in the UK and internationally, and is a certified teacher of Skinner Releasing Technique. Polly’s work focuses on process within artistic making,...

  • Iain Jackson

    Resident Accompanist

    Iain is a graduate of The University of Birmingham and Birmingham Conservatoire, where he studied piano accompaniment under Simon Nicholls and Robert Markham. He also studied composition at The Royal Academy of Music, and is a qualified teacher, holding a PGCE from BCU. He is now employed as the in-house accompanist at the...

  • Cecil Mackinnon

    Visiting Tutor

    Cecil MacKinnon is a visiting tutor, leading the summer course, Comedy in Shakespeare . She is one of the most experienced Linklater voice teachers, an actor, director and clown.   As an Actress, with Section Ten: New York Monster Show , with Shaliko Company in residence at La Mama: Midnight Visitor , Whirligig ,  ...

  • Robert Miles

    Course Director for Foundation in Acting, Head of Singing

    Rob is a musician and works as a composer, arranger, musical director and vocal coach. Recent theatre MD credits include : The Addams Family (Swinburne Hall), The Wall (Mercury Theatre), Godspell (Lakeside Theatre), Ragtime (Kenneth More Theatre) and The Full Monty (Queen’s Theatre). Recent non-MD : All...

  • Clifford Milner

    Senior Acting Tutor Recorded Media

    Clifford trained as an actor at The Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, London. His TV appearances include: A Very Open Prison, Brookside, Emmerdale, Drop the Dead Donkey, Poirot, Cold Feet, Pork Pie, The Bill, EastEnders, Coronation Street, Comic Relief EastEnders Special, Crime File, Trial and Retribution II and IV,...

  • Lise Olson

    Course Director, MA in Acting

    Lise is currently the Course Director of MA in Acting at Birmingham School of Acting. She relocated from Merseyside, where she trained actors for a decade at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA). An American ex-pat, she has been working professionally in the UK for over 20 years.

  • Louise Papillon HEA Teaching Fellow

    Acting and Physical Skills Tutor and Director, Librarian, Disability Officer, Personal Tutor, HEA Teaching Fellow

    Louise is an acting / physical skills tutor on all BSA acting courses and also directs on the three-year BA Acting and foundation courses. Originally trained at the Legat School of Russian Ballet and Ballet Rambert, she then went on to a successful career as a dancer, singer and actress in the West End and regional...

  • Professor David Roberts

    Professor of English, National Teaching Fellow and University Orator

    I qualified BA from the University of Bristol and DPhil from Oxford, where I supervised by the great Shakespeare scholar, Emrys Jones. After teaching at both Bristol and Oxford, I moved to Japan, where I taught at the Universities of Kyoto and Osaka, as well as for the British Council. I was Head of English at BCU for nearly...

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