Royal Birmingham Conservatoire - Acting - Tutors
Head of Undergraduate Studies (Acting); BA (Hons) Acting Course director
Danièle started life as a Drama student, training at the Drama Centre, London. She followed her interest in the body and actor by training in Physical theatre both in London and in Paris. After working for 10 years as a freelance actor and movement director, her interest turned to directing and she gained a Masters in Theatre...
Vice Principal - Acting, Professor of Actor Education
Stephen is the Vice Principal of Royal Birmingham Conservatoire - Acting, one of the UK's leading conservatoires of acting, where he is also the Head of Acting. He is also Professor of Actor Education, the only person to hold this position in the country. He directs and teaches on the acting courses at Royal Birmingham...
Course Director MFA in Acting the British Tradition, MA in Professional Voice Practice
Alex Taylor has worked extensively in the UK, USA and South East Asia as a director, an actor and as a voice specialist. From 1984-1990 he was the Director of the School of Theatre, Manchester Metropolitan University and, at thirty, was the youngest drama school principal in the UK. He created one of the first honours degree...
Stage Management Tutor
Louise is a Staff Stage Manager in the Birmingham School of Acting. She has been working in the school for over ten years whilst also gaining industry experience whenever possible. She is a personal tutor on the BA Stage Management course and supervises stage management students across all years whilst working on school...
Françoise Walot is an actor and voice teacher. Born in 1961, she trained at the Liège Conservatoire (Belgium). In 1993 she trained in the US with Kristin Linklater author of ‘Freeing the Natural Voice’ and became an accredited Linklater teacher. She moved to the UK in 2010, and currently teaches voice at BSA (Birmingham...
Course Director, BA (Hons) Applied Performance
Peter is a highly experienced Applied Theatre practitioner, who before taking up his current post has had more than thirty years experience as a writer, director and performer in Young People’s Theatre, Theatre-in-Education and Community Theatre.