DNA by Dennis Kelly Directed by Andy Brigden Hawke's Bay Youth Theatre 2014 Photo by Simon Cartwright
Director of Out East Creative, Andy Brigden qualified with a P.G.C.E (Post Graduate Certificate in Education - Secondary Drama) in the UK in 2003 and went on to teach Drama and IB Theatre Arts from Year 7 to 13 in one of the UK's top independent schools.
From 2012 to 2014, Andy was the Artistic Director of the Hawke's Bay Youth Theatre. She has also taught, directed and produced theatre for The Drama Workshop in Hawke's Bay. Most recently, Andy was invited to perform alongside the talented young cast of Carol-Ann Duffy's 'Everyman' presented by the Hawke's Bay Youth Theatre (HaBYT) under the direction of Peter Cottrell and Champa Maciel, as part of the 2020 Harcourts Hawke's Bay Arts Festival. Reviewed here and here. Photo by Angela Elliott
Andy is available for one off contracts to deliver a wide variety of practical workshops or to devise/direct or perform in productions for youth companies and secondary schools in Christchurch or Hawke's Bay during 2021. Contact Andy to discuss your ideas on firstname.lastname@example.org or 027 5506 647