Curriculum Vitae

PUBLICATIONS include:
2012:
• Company of Angel’s Theatre Cafe Plays 3 including BusStopKisser (or. Der Bushaltestellenkuesser) by Ralf N Hoehfeld

 

PRODUCTIONS (THEATRE) include:
2012:
• Theatre Cafe Germany (Goethe-Institut London)
Writers: Eva Rottmann, Bjorn Bicker, Azar Mortazavi, Ralph Hoehfeld; Dir: Adam Barnard; Ass Dir: Ellen McDougall
Anne & Zef (Salisbury Playhouse)
Written by: Ad de Bont; Dir: Ben Kidd; in co-production with Salisbury Playhouse
2011:
• Truant (The Tron, Glasgow & on tour)
Written, devised & directed by: John Retallack; in co-production with National Theatre Scotland
2010:
• Theatre Cafe Festival 2010 (Unicorn Theatre / Southwark Playhouse)
Writers: Ad de Bont, Holger Schober, Beth Escude i Galles; Anna Bro et. al.
Dir: John Retallack; Assistant Dir: Ellen McDougall, Ben Kidd
2009:
Sense (Southwark Playhouse)
Written by: Anja Hilling; Dir: Laura Baggaley; Mia Theil Have, Max Webster; Oystein Ulsberg Brager; Max Key
2008:
• Theatre Cafe Festival 2008 (Unicorn Theatre / Southwark Playhouse)
Writers: Anja Hilling, Darja Stocker, Anna Bro, Esther Gerritsen, Klaas Tindemans
Dir: John Retallack; Ass Dir: Brenda Murphy; Associate Dir: Max Webster, Mia Theil Have
• This Child (Southwark Playhouse)
Written by Joel Pommerat; Dir: John Retallack
• Theatre Cafe Sweden (Swedish Ambassador’s Residence, London)
Writers: Henning Mankell; Margareta Garpe; Niklas Radstrom; Matthias Andersson
Dir: John Retallack
2007:
• Theatre Cafe Festival Europe
Writers: Jonas Hassen Khemiri, Joel Pommerat, Lutz Huebner, Ad de Bont, Peca Stefan, Hanneke Paauwe, Jaime Rocha, Urmas Vadi, Gerda Dendooven, Ingmar Villqvist, Klaas Abrahamsson, Jeroen van den Berg; et al
Dir: John Retallack, Ben Harrisson; Ass Dir: Anthony Banks, Max Key;
in co-production with Le Grand Bleu, Lille; VAT Teater Tallinn and hetMUZ Theater, Amsterdam
RISK (The Tron, Glasgow; macrobert arts centre, Stirling & on tour)
Written & directed by: John Retallack; in co-production with macrobert arts centre
Truckstop (Hampstead Theatre Studio, Edinburgh Festival & on tour)
Written by: Lot Vekemans; Dir: Chris Rolls
2006:
Virgins (The Junction, Cambridge, Edinburgh Fringe Festival & on tour)
Written & directed by: John Retallack

 

PRODUCTIONS (FILM) include:
2012:
• Pass It Own (Short)
Dir: Adam Barnard; DoP: Anthony Gurner; Commissioned by Kids Connections on behalf of the Equality and Human Rights Commission
http://youtu.be/G7l6crlMOrw
2011:
Drowning (Short)
Dir: Adam Barnard; DoP: Paul Jackson; Commissioned by Kids Connections on behalf of the Equality and Human Rights Commission
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywgbHAqjzZ4&feature=share&list=PLC5413AD9424A329C
The Incident (Short)
Dir: Adam Barnard; DoP: Paul Jackson; Commissioned by Kids Connections on behalf of the Equality and Human Rights Commission
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5gHevO6rI4&feature=share&list=PL10CDFF1D22EF6D02
Pipe Up (Short)
Dir: Adam Barnard; DoP: Anthony Gurner; Commissioned by Kids Connections on behalf of the Equality and Human Rights Commission
http://youtu.be/Qyg8XTuRvZc 

 

TRANSLATIONS include:
  • Deportation Cast (or. Deportation Cast) by Bjorn Bicker
  • BusStopKisser (or. Der Bushaltestellenkuesser) by Ralf N Hoehfeld; world premiere English version: London July 2014 by Action To The Word theatre company at Camden People’s Theatre
PROFILE:
• ambitious, enthusiastic and proactive with a great degree of self-motivation
• attentive to detail and highly organised with a practical and creative approach to problem-solving
• excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• thriving in challenging work environments with a proven ability to work efficiently and maintain high standards under pressure
• able to work well on own initiative but also enjoys being part of a successful and productive team
• flexible, open-minded and always welcoming opportunities for skills development
• professional work ethic with a strong commitment to delivering projects within agreed budgets and deadlines
• quick to grasp new ideas or concepts and to adjust to changing work environments

 

EDUCATION:
• MSc Criminal Justice Policy – London School of Economics and Political Science
(2010 – Distinction)
• Post-Graduate Diploma in Criminology – Birkbeck College, University of London
(2008 – Distinction)
• Post-Graduate Certificate in Criminology – Birkbeck College, University of London
(2007 – Distinction)
• MA Arts Policy and Management – Birkbeck College, University of London
(2004 – Merit)
• BA (Hons) World Theatre and English – Southbank University London
(2001 – Merit)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
• London Dance Academy (London): Studio Manager (2014 – present)
• Company of Angels (London):
2010 – present     Producer
2008 – 2010        General Manager
2007 – 2008        Acting Producer (maternity cover)
2006 – 2007        Administrator 2005 – 2006 Admin Assistant (p/t)
• Southwark Irish Pensioners Project (London):
2012 – 2013 IT tutor (freelance)
• Broken Rainbow (London):
2007-2008 Workshop leader (freelance)
• Unicorn Theatre (London):
2003 – 2005 Development Assistant (p/t)
• Marlin Research / Field Facts Int. (London):
2001 – 2003 Supervisor / Quality assurer (English, German, French, Spanish)
             Translator (English, German)
             Market research analyst
• BILD Zeitung (Leipzig, Germany):
1997 – 1999 Freelance Journalist
• Radio Leipzig (Leipzig, Germany):
1996 Promoter

SKILLS & OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:
• Webdesign / graphic design: Adobe Dreamweaver and Photoshop Certified Associate (ACA); good XHTML, HTML 4 / 5 skills
• HABC Level 4 Award in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS)
• City & Guilds Level 3 Award in the Delivery of Conflict Management Training
• Databases: Razer’s Edge, Filemaker, Appeal Master
• SIA (Security Industry Authority) Front-line License (Door Supervision) with 10+ years trackable work experience and valid skills upgrade from March 2014
• Full, clean driving license
• Current CRB check

 

VOLUNTARY WORK:
• Youth Offending Team London Borough of Southwark:
2008 – 2013 Volunteer Community Panel Member
• Unicorn Theatre (London):
2003 – 2004 Internship, Development Department
• Kings Head Theatre (London):
2003 3-month Placement (all departments)
• Radio PSR (Leipzig, Germany):
2001 Internship, news reporter
• BILD Zeitung (Leipzig, Germany):
1997 Internship, Journalist (all departments)

OTHER TRAINING:
• Independent Theatre Council (London): 2005 – 2009 various short training courses concerning all aspects of strategic and practical company management
• Youth Offending Team London Borough of Southwark: 2003 Community Panel Member Training

LANGUAGES:
• English, German (fluent / bilingual)
• Spanish, French (good)

REFERENCES:
Available on request.