Acting Tutor, Associate Director
Simon is Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Performance at the Victoria and Albert Museum and Panto Editor for the British Theatre Guide. He is the Founder of National Panto Day and Curator of the National Database of Pantomime Performance. Simon has written on the subject of pantomime for journals New Theatre Quarterly, Popular Entertainment Studies and Studies in Theatre and Performance with his published pantomime scripts much in demand around the globe. He is a regular guest on BBC radio stations at Christmas and contributes pantomime-related content to a number of publications, theatres and companies including Channel 4, Qdos Entertainment and the Birmingham Hippodrome. Simon is also an experienced workshop leader for all ages, and we are very lucky to have him on board.