Angela is passionate about connecting people across different communities and making a difference through creative engagement. She comes from a background in theatre where she has spent the past three years reading and developing scripts, supporting new writing, and facilitating new work in London and Edinburgh. Most notably, she was Assistant Producer and then Head of Programming at Bedlam Theatre for Edinburgh Fringe 2018 and 2019, developing performing arts programmes with a focus on arts education and championing marginalised voices. Angela is also a founding member of Shrinking Violet, an emerging company who make collaborative, community-focused theatre; exploring history through a contemporary lens, to understand contemporary identities.
Angela read French with English Literature at Edinburgh University, and is currently an Assistant Producer at Big Ideas. She is working primarily on Foundation Stones and No Barriers 2020.