Who's Who 

Co- Artistic Director/Course Leader- Lucie Sherwood  

Since graduating with a Masters in Drama and Theatre Studies, Lucie has worked with theatre companies such as Cardboard Citizens and Chicken Shed Theatre. She has also run numerous outreach theatre projects for communities, schools, care homes and art festivals. In the past Lucie has taught and directed drama on courses in Italy, Sri  Lanka and Africa. She currently works as the Co-Director of Firecracker Theatre. 

Co-Artistic Director/Course Leader- Danielle Arkwright

 Danielle specialised in a Masters Course in Applied Theatre. She is a freelance theatre workshop leader and director with people in the community from 0-95 years old! She works alongside various organisations and companies such as Beyond the Classroom, Wandsworth Council, St Mungos, Theatre Tots and Haringey Shed Theatre to name a few.  She currently works as the Co-Director of Firecracker Theatre. 

Musical Director/Course Assistant- Hannah Potter

Hannah studied Music at university and specialised in performance. She has sung in bands, cabarets and musicals both here and abroad. She has worked in a range of educational and community settings including the role of Choir Director for the Royal Opera House's community production of the Owl and the Pussycat.  Hannah is now working as a freelance vocal tutor and choir director as well as taking care of all things musical at Firecracker Theatre.


Circus Skills Faciltator- Rosie Bartley

Rosie has enjoyed manipulating objects since she got her first set of devil sticks 10 years ago and has been finding more things to throw, spin and balance ever sinceā€¦ Rosie studied Drama and Theatre Studies at the University of Kent with a Masters in Physical Actor Training, blending her physical training with her juggling to create a more physical style of juggling that dances to music. She frequently performs with Chivaree: Circus of Discord and Harmony and works as a teacher at the National Centre for Circus Arts amongst other places.