First Act Drama and Art

Susan set up First Act Drama and Art nearly twenty years ago, creating and teaching original drama and art programmes. Using classical text, devised drama, improvisation and the development of drama skills, young people are introduced to a variety of genres and techniques. 

Teaching includes:

Cambridge Youth Theatre - Director: Spring Awakening, Shakespeare for young people.

Cameron House School Chelsea - Drama: Drama workshops and productions. Teacher's INSET for Guildhall Speech and Drama exams.

Ibstock Place School Roehampton - Drama and Art: Curriculum-based drama workshops, drama clubs. Curriculum-based art workshops.

St. Nicholas School Knightsbridge - Drama and Art: Individual drama coaching for Guildhall exams. Drama workshops and clubs. Storytelling and art classes for early years.

Fulham Prep School - Drama: Drama workshops and clubs.

Notting Hill Prep School - Drama: Curriculum drama.

Lacy Road Art Academy - Art: Set up, created and delivered art programme for young people.

Treehouse Gallery Regent's Park: Site-specific storytelling workshops for families.

Pangolin's Ark: Site-specific storytelling workshops for families.

Alongside curriculum based workshops and LAMDA exam tuition, Susan tutors and mentors young people at both school and university level, including GCSE, A-Level and Foundation Art & Photography. Susan also offers literacy and essay writing support.

Click through the galleries to see some of our Drama and Art workshops.