Participant Info

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First Name
ANN
Last Name
JONES
Qualification
LLCM(TD), LNEA, LLAM, LGSM LRAM, FSTSD(Adj)
Region
EAST MIDLANDS
County
NOTTINGHAMSHIRE
Phone
01623 627636
Address
73 Berry Hill Road, Mansfield
Post Code
NG18 4RU
Details
<h4>Availability: Full (International) 5 weeks</h4> <h5>Festivals (Sessions) in 2016: Chester Performing Arts Festival (2)</h5> Ann trained in Dance and Drama in Cheltenham where she taught in a variety of schools and colleges. She was associated with Cheltenham Festival and is now Drama Co-ordinator for Mansfield Festival. She has directed and choreographed productions for Gilbert and Sullivan and Operatic & Dramatic groups, and taken classes for the Y.M.C.A., Salvation Army and Church Army. In 1985 she was appointed Secretary of The Society of Teachers of Speech and Drama, and in 2002 was awarded a Fellowship. She has written several articles for the STSD journal “Word Matters” and for Trinity College she co-wrote with Robert Cheeseman a book on the teaching of Speech and Drama. Her duologues and solo character studies, published under her pen name Ann Kingsley, have won prizes at a number of Festivals. She has travelled the world examining and adjudicating and continues to teach in her own studio.