INTERIM HEAD OF SCHOOL
Emma Lucia Hands
Gill works as an actor, director and corporate trainer. She graduated from Drama Studio London twenty years ago and acted for TV, Commercials and Theatre, both fringe and Repertory Theatre. Her directing credits include The Royal Shakespeare Company, Opera North and Out of Joint Theatre Company as well as tours and education work for schools, prisons and currently The National Theatre.
Keith’s performance career has ranged from cabaret, film work and theatre work (including West End). Keith has worked in a variety of movement and dance styles and genres. He has worked as movement director/choreographer, both professionally and within colleges, including The Laban Centre, East 15 and ArtsEd, on numerous productions. Keith has been involved in training actors and dancers for the past 40 years.
Jenny is the Director and Producer of Mercurius which has had Offie nominated productions at Jermyn Street Theatre, The Arts Theatre, the Finborough Theatre, Leicester Square Theatre and The Rose Playhouse. As a freelance director, Jenny has worked for companies such as Shakespeare’s Globe, National Theatre Studio, Riverside Studios, The Park Theatre and London New Play Festival. Jenny also works in the West End and National Theatre as Associate Director to Michael Blakemore most recently on Copenhagan (Michael Frayn), The Life (CY Coleman), Blithe Spirit (Noel Coward), Embers (Christopher Hampton), Democracy (Michael Frayn) and Afterlife (Michael Frayn). She has taught and directed at a number of drama schools, including DSL since 2001.