is a drama in
education specialist with eighteen years experience. He is Stockport’s
drama consultant as well as a freelance drama practitioner and inset
“The focus of my work is on providing pupils with
drama experiences and providing teachers with practical ideas that they
in their classroom. This includes how to
use drama to teach across the curriculum as well as the teaching of
drama as a
discrete, aesthetic subject.”
of Drama at The
Kingsway School (Stockport), Peter led
thriving drama department for ten years inspiring and motivating pupils
a wide ability range to achieve their potential in drama. All pupils
experienced a varied and challenging key stage three drama curriculum
key stage four drama was a very popular and successful GCSE option.
combined this with an extensive range of extra curricular activities
school productions, drama clubs, theatre visits and performance
…Peter works as the Drama
Adviser for Stockport LA supporting the work of the secondary drama
departments as well as co-ordinating a network of drama teachers.
as an Associate
Lecturer at Manchester
supporting the training and development of specialist secondary drama
as well as extending the teaching repertoire of trainee primary school
addition, Peter is the
drama tutor for Northern Ballet School
providing specialist drama workshops to support the performance
training of the
next generation of ballerinas and professional dancers.
extensively on the Chrysalis project in Wakefield
meeting the challenges of the creative curriculum agenda as well as on
P.A.D. (Primary Arts Development) project in Cheshire, inspiring pupils and
through drama as a methodology to raise attainment.