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School/Division:Arts and Creative Industries / Arts and Performance
Tanya's background is in Theatre Directing and her training centred on working with actors, rehearsal techniques and acting methodologies. Tanya Roberts is the Artistic Director of Metra Theatre and directed their site-specific adaptation of Chekhov's Three Sisters, performed on a canal boat, which was programmed by The Lowry, The Wales Millennium Centre and The Oxford Playhouse.
As Assistant Director Tanya has worked for the Young Vic and Arcola Theatres. Tanya has taught and lead workshops for The International Shakespeare Festival of Gdansk, Ostrava Shakespeare Festival, Peckham Shed, Wandsworth Prison, London Metropolitan University and Richmond American International University.
Tanya's research interests include Acting Methodologies, Shakespeare Studies, and Inclusive Pedagogies. Tanya has presented work at The European Shakespeare Research Association conference in Rome, The British Shakespeare Association conference in Swansea, and The Children and Youth Performance conference in Toronto.
- HEA Fellowship