As The Artistic Director I'm responsible for the creative direction of the company and the style of our creative output. I am an Improviser, teacher, maker and writer and I trained at the Curious School of Puppetry, Northumbria University and The Danish Institute of Improvisation. If you want to talk to Life and Limb about a new idea, workshop or piece of applied puppetry then I am your man!
I am Life and Limb's Company manager, responsible for the day to day running of the companies finances and logistics. If you want to speak to someone about quotes, availability and contracting, then speak to me. I am also Life and Limb's head puppeteer, taking workshops and sessions to all manner of groups and organisations.
Head Puppeteer and Company Manager
As our child psychologist and Data manager my role at Life and Limb is to ensure the best outcomes for children and young people engaging with our applied puppetry project. I qualified as a Dr of education at NCL university in 2015 and am an advocate for evidence based practice using quantatative and qualatative data to ensure the effective impact of our work. Data Questions? I am the one to speak to.
Child Psychologist and Data Manager
Improve knowledge of and access to puppetry as an art form
Work with applied puppetry in education settings for academic and social outcomes