Ruth has a BA/B.Ed in music education and performance. She has taught music for the past 35 years and especially enjoys creating and staging musical plays. She has a wealth of experience in writing, directing and producing whole school productions, individual class productions and assemblies for children of all ages.
Ruth is able to offer workshops which focus on adapting children’s writing into high end staged performances. She is able to advise on song and lyric writing, staging and directing and can give practical advice on all aspects of production, including choreography, musical accompaniment,sound, lighting, scenery and prop and costume making.
Ruth regularly writes and produces the annual school shows and Year 6 graduation shows, at the Noam Primary School where she works. Subjects have included: British Values, William Shakespeare,Tales from the Shtetl and adapted folk stories.
She is a firm believer in equality and inclusion and makes sure that children of all ages and abilities actively participate in her shows.