Staff on the course

You’ll be taught by experienced teaching staff during your time here at AUB. You can find out more about their specialisms and research interests by exploring their profiles below.

You can also read about the research interests of staff on this course here.

Rebecca Pride Course Leader

BA (Hons), Hdip (Slade) PGCE Rebecca joined AUB in 2005 and became course leader for BA Costume and Performance Design in 2009. A scenographer by...

Mandy Barrington Senior Lecturer

MA, PGCE Textile artist, costume maker and international ambassador for the AUB. Mandy is currently researching the use of digital equipment for...

Wayne Martin Senior Lecturer

BA (Hons), Cert Ed Wayne has worked in the theatre and film industry for over 20 years as a costume cutter and interpreter. Particular emphasis has...

Katerina Lawton Lecturer

BA (Hons), PGCE Katerina trained in tailoring, costume making and designing. She is an expert historical cutter has a particular interest in...

Sarah Magill Lecturer

MA, BA (Hons), PGCE Sarah trained in costume design and interpretation and has been teaching for seven years. She specialises in costume cut and...

Dr. Jon Croose Lecturer — Contextual Study

PhD, MA, Certificate in Newspaper Journalism, BA (Hons) (University of Kent at Canterbury) Jon’s academic background is in Theatre, Performance and...

Alison Hart

BA (Hons), PGCE Alison trained in Fashion and Textile Design, Costume and Millinery. Within the course she supports work in the dye room and is...

Heidi Dickeson Technician Demonstrator

Heidi trained as a Theatre Designer at Nottingham Trent University and did her MA in printmaking at Camberwell College of Arts, London. She has...

Jennifer Ridge Technician Demonstrator

Jennifer graduated here from The Arts University Bournemouth from the BA (Hons) Costume with Performance Design course in 2011. Since graduating,...

Milena Nawrocka Technician Demonstrator

Milena qualified as a seamstress and tailor in Poland and has almost 20 years experience in garment making. She spent 3 years as an apprentice...

Helen Ford Technician Demonstrator

Helen’s background is as a Costume Supervisor and maker with over 20 years of experience within the Theatre and events industries. Helen has also...