PTO Creatives

 

PTO Teaching Team

Rachel Nussbaum Founder and Principle

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Georgina Periam Deputy

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Jessica Bastick-Vines

Teaches at Wallington High School for Girls and Privately (Mon–Fri)

Emily Parker-Barratt

Teaches at Wallington High School for Girls and Privately (Mon–Fri)

Eve Pearson-Wright

Teaches at Wallington High School for Girls and Privately (Mon–Fri)

 

Rachel Nussbaum Founder and Principle

Rachel graduated from Warwick University with a BA(Hons.) in Theatre and Performance Studies where she worked with the RSC through the department’s joint programme and specialised in Theatre in the Community and Education.

Rachel then went onto graduate from East 15 Acting School with an MA in Acting as well as continuing her Shakespeare training at RADA on the Development through Shakespeare course and acted professionally for some years on stage for the RSC, West End and Edinburgh Fringe and screen.

Having trained with the Arcola Theatre, National Youth Theatre and LAMDA on facilitator and teacher-based programmes Rachel co-founded Pull the Other (PTO) Speech and Drama Education in 2012.  Rachel, directs Shakespeare performances in schools and runs the LAMDA examination programmes and drama scholarship preparation classes for PTO both privately and in other Surrey and South London Borough based schools.

Teaches at Sutton High School for Girls, Epsom College and Privately (Mon–Fri)

 

Georgina Periam Deputy

Georgina read English Literature at Sheffield (BA Hons.) before studying for an MA in Acting at East 15 Acting School. Over the last 8 years she has continued to work as an actress, with recent runs at the Edinburgh Fringe, touring productions of Shakespeare across Europe, alongside audio dramas and television work.

Georgina has also worked extensively as a workshop facilitator for the Shakespeare for Schools Festival across the UK and for Pull the Other (PTO) Speech and Drama Education.

She is a LAMDA examination tutor in the performance and communication disciplines and offers drama scholarship preparation classes, teaching these both privately and on PTOs programmes in Surrey and South London Borough based schools.

Teaches at Wallington High School for Girls, Sutton High School for Girls, Epsom College and Privately (Tue–Fri)