Shelley O'Brien (Artistic Director).

Shelley trained as an actress at the Academy Of Live & Recorded Arts (3 yrs Actor's Course, ALRA London, NCDT,CDS). She has performed with numerous theatre companies in Britain and abroad playing a wide range of roles such as Juliet in Romeo & Juliet (Durham Theatre Company), Olivia in Twelfth Night (Mad Alice), the title role in Macbeth (Theatre Hullabaloo) & Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing (Mad Alice). As well as classical roles she has played roles in numerous modern interpretations of classic stories such as Goldilocks, Red Riding Hood and Cinders with Jack Drum Theatre Company & Princess Thousand Beauties in The Singing Ringing Tree (CTC Theatre/NTC) She has also been part of new writing including the role of Kate in Keep It Simple with Farnes Productions at Live Theatre Newcastle & Manchester 24:7 Festival. Physical theatre and devising also form a core part of her work such as" Bambino" a street theatre show with Jack Drum Arts directed by world famous clown, Angela De Castro. She has produced as well as acted in all of Mad Alice's productions.

Shelley is represented by HEATHER SIMPKIN, Theatrical Agent, English Repertory Theatre.  / / 07710 238 481 / 01628 601 672"><img      Click to view Shelley's full CV.

Valerie Proud (Marketing Manager)

Valerie has a wealth of experience in sales, marketing and market research working for some of the top marketing and research firms in the country delivering business analysis to such clients as One North East, Go Ahead North East, Department of Transport and other government organisations.

Pete Baynes (Company Secretary)

Pete is a highly established experienced Actor/Writer/Devisor/Musician/Theatre Practitioner/Community Artist/Workshop Leader with over 3o years professional experience. Trained with Monica Pagneux & Phillipe Gaulier in Paris, he excels in physical theatre and devising. A regular performer/director/devisor/actor/writer & workshop leader with the Company as well as working for other national & international companies.    CLICK ON LINK TO VIEW PETE BAYNES CV

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