Actor, Director, Teacher
Joanne is an actor from the South Coast of England who completed her training at Arts University Bournemouth.
When not acting, Joanne is usually seen on the other side of the stage, directing, facilitating drama workshops or teaching drama to young people at a leading UK theatre arts school. Her latest project, 'Out of Control', is a new verbatim play looking at abusive and controlling relationships among young adults, with the aim of raising awareness and prevention.
Joanne has 18 years' experience of leading and directing youth theatre. Regular participation in National Theatre Connections has allowed Joanne to workshop scripts with the UK's leading drama practitioners and writers.
Joanne has also lead and directed several productions taken to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and this year took her own piece, 'Out of Control'.