New writing, classics, devised and physical theatre, audio drama, site-specific shows, youth & community, adaptations, research, improvisation and theatre in education.
Experienced in delivering a wide range of workshops for professional, educational and community groups of all ages. Over fifteen years' teaching experience designing and facilitating workshops abd classes, LAMDA exams practitioner and principal of a successful Saturday school, set up in 2009.
Project management and educational workshop specialist, logistical planning and administration, website design and marketing experience, competent audio editor and script reader
Ali works accross Scotland, London and the South East. She has a full clean driving license and is a car owner. She also has an up-to-date DBS & Enhanced PVG, and Public Liability Insurance
MA (Merit) Theatre Directing 2009 - 2010
St Mary’s University College
Postgrad diploma in Professional Acting 2005 - 2006
Drama Studio London - Trinity College accredited
Foundation in Performing Arts 2000 - 2001
Bodyworks Dance Company
Member of the Traverse Directors Programme
Member of the Young Vic Directors Scheme
Part of the Tron 100 Club 2017
Envelope Room & Grid Iron - Interrogating Space Residency 2017
Part of the Tron 100 Club 2016
Meyerhold & Biomechanics (University of Leeds) 2015
Directing movement workshops (Young Vic Directors) 2012
Masterclasses with Timothy West, Mike Alfreds and Prunella Scales. 2010
Other classes taken include; Acting classes (The Actors Centre & Morely College),
Mime (Desmond Tucker), Shakespeare Masterclass (Patrick Tucker)
Period Movement (Jack Edwards) Radio (Jilly Bondy) Stage Combat (Philip d’Orleans).
The Leys School, Cambridge. (9x GCSE’S results ranging from A-C Grades) 1996-1999