Beccy was the Creative Learning Producer and then Head of Creative Learning at Half Moon from April 2012 to April 2023 having previously worked at Southwark Theatres’ Education Partnership with whom Half Moon partnered on a number of projects in Southwark.
Beccy Allen talks about working with Half Moon Theatre on the Creative and Media Diploma in 2009 and the huge impact the project had on the young people, as well as on herself – it led her to wanting to work for the company.
Beccy Allen talks about bringing a group of young people to see Locked In at Half Moon Theatre before joining the company.
Creative Learning Producer, Beccy Allen talks about the ethos and strengths of Half Moon Theatre on White Horse Road and describes how the professional theatre and participatory programmes are treated equally within the company.
Beccy Allen talks about Dramatic Maths, a project to support primary schools in teaching maths at KS2.
Beccy Allen talks about Half Moon Theatre’s Transitions programme, which has been running since 2011. Transitions uses Forum Theatre to support young people’s transition from primary to secondary school. Interviewed by Toni Tsaera.