Bio

Simon is a highly experienced Freelance Drama Practitioner & Arts Educator. He has been devising and delivering a variety of creative learning programmes in schools, theatres and within the community since 2009. He works with people of all ages; from Early Years through to Higher Education Students and with teaching staff to embed the arts into their teaching practices.

 

He is also very proud to be a teacher on Channel 4’s BAFTA nominated and award winning documentary series ‘The Secret Life of 4 & 5 Year Olds'.

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Simon believes in the power of creativity, curiosity and play to engage young people and adults. He is passionate about championing creativity in the classroom and in finding ways to make learning accessible and creative for all.

The arts are a powerful tool in helping us explore, take risks and grow. Simon creates engaging theatre with young people which questions the world we live in.

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In 2020, Simon created 'The Drama Geezers' - Two guys with a love of drama and a passion for working creatively with young people. Their aim is to champion more drama in the classroom and at home through their workshops and creative learning projects.

 

During Lockdown they created two creative home learning projects which received over 25,000 views across the world and featured on BBC News.

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