Jenny Thornton

AGSM (teaching), ALAM (Acting and Public Speaking), Certificate in Education, LISTD, CDE (Dance), Adjudicator for British and International Federation of Festivals

Jenny trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama gaining awards for Character Acting and for Most Promising Teacher. Jenny has led the Performing Arts Teams in large Comprehensives, been an Assistant Principal for Edexcel, a LAMDA examiner and now enjoys running her own Performance Centre with ages from 4 years to adults delivering drama, dance and musical theatre and also writing. Her play called "Gone" gained a Commended when performed at The Orange Tree Theatre in Richmond as did her most recent play "Young Love". She has two pieces in the new LAMDA acting anthology and is looking forward to seeing them performed. Jenny is looking forward to re-visiting the drama section of The Gosport Festival and making it a very positive experience for all concerned. "Drama is a life skill that changed me from a stuttering introvert to a confident individual. We can give our children no better opportunity." Jenny Thornton