Seamus Allen - Head of Acting
Seamus trained in his hometown, Dublin at the Conservatory of Music and Drama. After graduating he toured nationally with some of Ireland’s premier children’s theatre companies, as well as developing and performing clown performances for Barrabbas, and magic shows for Cahoots N.I.
Since moving to the UK Seamus has appeared in The Tempest, As You Like It, Comedy of Errors, Macbeth and Robin Hood (Creation Theatre Company), Quest (Folklore Presents) The Disappearance (The Sticking Place),and Where’s My Desi Soulmate? (Rifco Arts). Tv work includes Bear Behaving Badly (Thames Valley).
Seamus is also a skilled improviser, working with Ken Campbell’s School of Night and appearing in the annual London 50 hour Improvathons. Seamus has been the primary Drama teacher and Director for Stagecoach Oxford for the last several years, directing We Will Rock you, Les Miserable and Billy Elliot. He has also developed a further training institute in Oxford for Trinity Grade 8 Examinations.