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Find out more about our teaching staff, for our Foundation degree, BA (Hons) and PgDip courses.

Director of Technical Training

Mel Purves

FdA and BA (Hons) in Technical Theatre & Stage Management, PgDip in Theatre Costume

Jeff Bruce-Hay Head of Scenic Construction
Kate Jewitt Deputy Head of Scenic Construction

Alison Cartledge Lead Design Tutor

Gillian Tan Head of Production Video
Tim Bird Head of Video and Digital Design
Nina Dunn Head of Video and Digital Design

Matthew Leventhall Head of Lighting
Deanna Towli Assistant Head of Lighting and Video

Sarah Barton Head of Production
Nick Ward Technical Manager (interim)
Philip Matejtschuk Assistant Head of Production with Sound
Jethro Walker Technical Supervisor (RADA Studios)

Deryk Cropper Head of Properties
Davy Atkinson Deputy Head of Properties

Daniel Collins Head of Scenic Art

Steve Mayo Head of Sound

Diane Favell Head of Wardrobe
Helen Chattaway Deputy Head of Wardrobe
Pippa Batt Assistant Head of Wardrobe

Ciara Fanning Stage Management Tutor

Academy Associate Teachers

Paul Aspinall Wardrobe
Rupert Carlile Professional development
Alex Firth Technical management and production
Karen Hebden Professional development
Zara Janmohamed Stage management
Alice Jenkins Stage management
Rob Pearce Technical management and production
Matthew Scott Score reading
takis Alternative design
Tom Wilson Sound
Gary Yershon Music consultant