From our core team and board, our freelance theatre practitioners, workshop leaders, technical gurus, to our awesome ambassadors, and not forgetting our super talented interns and apprentices – everything we do at Forest Forge is created in collaboration with people who love working in the arts and making theatre.
Our core team at our Cultural Hub in Ringwood are:
Sharon Lawless – CEO / Creative Producer
Lucy Phillips – Creative Learning Director
Jo Billingham – Education and Participation Officer
Laura Bean – Marketing Officer
Sam Dennis – Administrator
Sharon Toft – Finance Manager
Ellie Bull – Youth Theatre Assistant (Volunteer)
Kitty Schneider – Youth Theatre Assistant (Volunteer)
Colin Bull – Facilities Manager
Our team of brilliant outreach workshop leaders and technicians include:
Lisa Halpin, Carl Woodward, Megan Purdie, Dom Phillips, David Haworth, Anna Harriott, David Hunter, Stacey Burt, Stephanie Jalland, Claire Threadgold and many more…
Dr Miranda Whitehead (Chair), Deborah Edgington, Junior Jones, Sophy Robinson, Nicola Wilson, Brenda Smith.
Cllr Michael Thierry (Hampshire County Council), Cllr Christine Ward (New Forest District Council), Gloria O’Reilly (Ringwood Town Council).