Keith Badham

Keith founded Up-Stage in 2006.  He trained with Rose Bruford International Drama School of Theatre and Performance.  He is a best selling playwright, with his works being performed all over the world from The UK to New Zealand and Africa.  He has taught drama to thousands of children both in formal education and in a workshop environment.  Keith is also a performer and musician, and is a passionate advocate of the arts in education.  Keith is a proud member of Equity, the Actor's Union.


sophie bryant

Sophie is a successful performer in her own right, appearing in a number of independent films.  She has worked with Up-Stage for several years .  She is an established Director and Choreographer. Sophie continues to study in the Performing Arts, and regularly appears in Stage productions. Sophie is currently studying at ALRA (The Academy of Live and Recorded Arts).

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Hayley Bloodworth

Hayley has been with Up-Stage for a number of years.  She has recently completed her MA Performing Arts: Creative Practice and Leadership after successfully completing her BA Hons Theatre and Professional Practice (1st class)at the University of Bedfordshire.  Hayley writes, Directs and Performs, and also assists with Art at our Summer Workshops.  Hayley performs regularly and is excited to be pursuing a career in Theatre.