Below is a list of available presentations. Talks may also be requested on a theme of your choice and can be accompanied by a masterclass or workshop.
First presented during the How to act conference (2007), organised by the Central School of Speech & Drama. The talk has since been published as an article in the book Theatre Materials, edited by Eleanor Margolies, and in the Spanish theatre journal Revista Galego de Teatro (No.65, winter 2010).
A lecture accompanied by film about devising theatre with puppets, objects and materials. First presented during the Theatre Materials conference (2008), organised by the Central School of Speech & Drama, and subsequently at the Tallinn Treff festival, Estonia (2009), the 7+7 Solos festival in Lapland (2010), and at the Festival of Puppet Theatre of the Black Sea Countries in Sochi, Russia (2011).
A talk accompanied by film and Q&A session requested by the TIP-Connection, international puppetry association, Turku, Finland (2011). The theme was how to direct and perform puppets manipulated by three or more operators.
A talk and workshop about the dramatic and dramaturgical possibilites of the visible puppeteer. Presented at the puppet centre Poiju in Helsinki, Finland (2012).
Presentation and hands-on workshop during the MIMO seminar, Finland (2011), a conference about social applications of the arts and working with alienated youth.
A demonstration of the methods I use to introduce and develop puppetry skills with students in higher education, presented during the Palantine Workshop on Teaching Puppetry in Higher Education, organised by Royal Holloway, University of London (2006).
A talk given during the Finnish UNIMA annual meeting, Helsinki, (2011).