leatss tutors - past

LEATSS

Luxembourg European Annual Theatre Summer School

JEN HEYES

Director, Teacher, Performer

Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion.

Kate Reid (actress)

Jen Heyes is based in Liverpool and has strong links with the Unity Theatre where she is to be Artist in Residence from Sept 2002 – Jan 2003. She was a founder member of Bare Faced Cheek Theatre Company and more recently Cut To The Chase Productions.

Her directing credits include 2 award winning productions Therese Raquin and Wannabe. She has taught at Liverpool John Moores University for the past three years as well as Wolverhampton University, Hope Street Actors Centre and The Everyman Theatre, Liverpool. She has directed 2 extremely successful productions in Oporto, Portugal Yerma and Women in Shakespeare for ESMAE Academy of Music and Theatre and has been invited to work with Teatro de Garagem in Lisbon later this year. She has been associate director on many community projects including Our Town (Millenium Dome) and Our House Our Home (Liverpool Housing Association and residents) as well as touring youth theatre productions and running a thriving youth theatre for 6 years.

(last updated 2002)

Jen Heyes was a tutor in: 2002