Our Team

Artistic Director Samantha O'Keeffe

"I am very passionate about theatre and making it an accessible and enjoyable experience for those who find it hard to access and be part of the theatre environment".

Samantha O'Keeffe 

Artistic Director/Performer

Samantha graduated from Newport University with a 2:1 in Performing Arts in 2010, she has since completed a PGCE and has taught drama at college and primary level. She developed a new found passion for sensory theatre since having her son in 2018. She went on to complete a sensory theatre course with Oily Cart in 2019 and is now developing performances for babies, toddlers and those with complex needs.

Paediatric Occupational Therapist and Sensory Integration Practitioner Beverley Williams

"I believe that to fully engage in an activity we need to target as many sensory systems as possible; to improve social interaction, intrinsic motivation, and promote holistic well being".

Beverley Williams

Paediatric Occupational Therapist/

Sensory Integration Practitioner

 

Beverley is a HSPC registered Occupational Therapist with 21 years of experience working in Local Authorities, NHS, Education and the Private sector. She has spent the last 16 years working with children with profound and multiple learning disabilities and Autism. She is also a Sensory Integration Practitioner and is in the process of becoming CLASI (Collaborative  Leadership in Ayres Sensory Integration) certified and completing the Msc in Sensory Integration.