Meet the Performing Arts team

Performing Arts in Dorset at The Bournemouth and Poole College. Acting, Dance, Theatre, Stage Design

Learn from some of the best in the business

Our staff are all industry professionals. They are committed to providing you with the very best training for your future career in the performing arts industry.

All are specialists in their fields with a huge amount of experience in the industry. They are continually encouraged to maintain and add to their skills and knowledge.

So... meet some of our fabulous team

Andrew Muir, Lecturer in Performing Arts/ Writer in Residence

Andy Muir, screen writer, writer in residence, Bournemouth & Poole College, DorsetAndrew has worked for over 25 years in the creative industries, working as an actor for both TV and theatre. For the past decade he has focused on playwriting for the stage. Read more


Chris Tucker, Lecturer
Chris Tucket, Jellicoe Theatre, Acting, Dance, Theatre, Performig Arts, Bournemouth and Poole, DorsetChris started his career as a community theatre practitioner delivering performances in prisons, drug rehabilitation centres and various charities supporting the homeless community. Read more
Dan Sawyer, Theatre Technician
Dan Sawyer, Jellicoe Theatre, Acting, Dance, Theatre, Performig Arts, Bournemouth and Poole, DorsetAfter completing a BTEC at The Bournemouth & Poole College Dan went on to study Stage Management and Technical Theatre at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, specialising in lighting. Read more

Fran Anderson-Lamb, Lecturer on FdA and BA (Hons) Top-up Performing Arts
Fran Anderson-Lamb, Lecturer and Personal Tutor on Performing Arts Foundation Degree and BA (Hons) Top Up Performing Arts, Bournemouth & Poole College, DorsetFran trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama specialising in Voice. She has taught extensively across the college's Further and Higher Education Performing Arts courses. Read more

Jonathan Davis, Team Leader and Lecturer Performing Arts (FE) Lecturer
Jonathan Davis, Performing Arts Degree, courses, Bourenmouth and Poole College, Dorset, Acting, Singing, Music, DanceJonathan is responsible for the organisation, delivery and quality of the Performing Arts Department at The Bournemouth & Poole College. He specialises in acting techniques, devising and directing for theatre. Read more
Victoria Clark, Programme Leader FdA and BA (Hons) Performing Arts

Victoria Clark, Performing Arts Degree, Acting, Dance, Jellicoe Theatre, Theatre, Bournemouth and Poole CollegeVictoria has a degree in Drama & Literature from St Mary’s University College, an MRes From Royal Holloway College and a Cert Ed from The University of Southampton. Read more