St Matthew's C of E

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Drama Club

Your Principal:


Andréa Wright attended Elliot Clarke in Liverpool from a young age and was signed up to an agency. At the age of 7 Andréa made her first appearance on The Richard and Judy Show. More work then followed such as modelling for: Argos, Littlewoods, North West Water and Iceland. Acting experience includes: BBC The Accused, Hollyoaks, Terri Dwyer in Celebrity Ghost Stories and Raechel Betts in The Crimes That Shook Australia. Extra work include Programmes: Coronation St, Shameless. Extra work in Music Videos: Zornik-Backseat and Ricky Tomlinsons- Calm Down.


Since graduating with a BA Honours Drama in 2009, Andréa attended LMA for Adult TV Acting participating in Master Classes with Imelda Staunton from Harry Potter and Claire Cooper from Hollyoaks. 


She then went on to train at David Johnson Drama in Manchester for 3 years. During this time Andréa taught for the Helen O’Grady Drama Academy for 2 years, and then became Principal in 2012.


When Andréa heard about Helen O’Grady Drama, she became very passionate about the curriculum and its ethos. Andréa loves what she does as it’s so rewarding seeing the children flourish though having lots of fun!

Drama Club leaflet