Brinley Meyer (Central Coast Drama) has trained and worked as a professional actor (film and theatre) in Sydney since 2009. She has also training and worked in educational theatre, plus a variety of educational modalities. She oversees the program at Lakes Grammar and other schools, and brings her extensive experience and passion for young peoples' creative expression to the classroom.
Merran Winchester is passionate about the Performing Arts, creativity and healthy self-expression, especially in young people. She studied Theatre Studies at University and completed an Advanced Diploma of Acting from
the Actors Centre. She went on to work in the industry as an actor in theatre, theatre in education, TV, and film. She has also worked on numerous projects as a writer, director and producer. In 2012 she returned to tertiary education and completed her Bachelor of Arts at Macquarie University with a major in Writing and Radio. She began working in radio making creative audio and documentaries programs including All the Best Radio. She currently works causally with ABC Central Coast as a Content Maker.
All our teachers are fun, fabulous and friendly. We choose well-qualified teachers with lots of experience in delivering creative programs for young people. Our students enjoy the experience they bring, and our parents often comment on their professionalism.
• We aim to ensure each child enjoys learning about drama and being part of our team.
• Each lesson is planned to ensure every child obtains a sense of success and achievement.
• Each lesson has a focus on skill building that is age appropriate, structuring drama performance and developing individual imagination.
• We aim to develop confidence, communication skills and nurture creativity.