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Edward regularly teaches and leads workshops for the following colleges and organisations

The Actors Centre, London
Guildhall School of Music & Drama
National Theatre Education Department/Shell Connections
Trinity College of Music

He has also taught for

Bennington College, Vermont
British American Drama Academy
Central School of Speech and Drama
Chichester Festival Theatre Education Department
Edinburgh International Festival
Glyndebourne Touring
Louisiana State University
Royal College of Art
Royal Opera House Education Department

Subjects covered include:

  • Acting
  • Acting for Singers
  • Devising
  • Directing
  • Narrative
  • Improvisation
  • Playwriting
  • Shakespeare
  • Textwork

“Having trained both in the classical British tradition, including text and voice work with teachers such as Patsy Rodenburg, and the continental physical and improvisatory tradition, including work with Simon McBurney and other Lecoq-trained teachers and performers, my particular interest is in finding common territory between these two traditions and in nurturing technique and craft within a theatrical culture which is often overly focused on personal experience and psychology”