REECE DONNELLY - FOUNDER AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
Reece Donnelly, has been in the industry since the age of 6 securing a TV role with CBBC, it has been a constant journey since then working professionally on projects like: Carrie & Davids Popshop(CBBC), Waterloo Road (BBC), Citizens Theatre, Pavilion Theatre, Happy Days UK Tour (Scottish Leg), T-Mobile (Commercial) - Reece also has an background as a voice over artist for clients like NHS & Nickelodeon.
In addition, Reece’s work as an actor has seen him do various community drama projects with the organisations such as Barlinne Prison in partnership with The Citizens Theatre and Kibble Secure Centre in partnership with West College Scotland.
Reece attended various youth theatre and stage schools as a kid and after securing his first professional job at six years old he continued to train and develop his own skills. Throughout secondary school he attended intense drama courses part-time and then finally went on to train full time. Obtaining a BA(Hons) in Drama from the University of Sunderland. This degree does not only cover performing but also teaching the academics of Drama, from the theory to directing and of course intense studying of practitioners. However, the passion for Reece was in teaching TV and Film, in 2016 Reece was booked for various teaching jobs in TV/Film workshops around various stage schools and KR Management and then decided to set up Theatre School of Scotland to provide his own platform for kids to come in train and work towards their dreams.
His commitment to training and teaching theatre skills to kids is outstanding. The balance between professional training and having fun is something which is mastered completely at Theatre School of Scotland.
Reece is now looking forward to what the future holds for him personally and his students and the Theatre School of Scotland.