shauna macdonald – artistic director & drama leader
Shauna is the Co-artistic Director at EYT.
Trained at The Royal Academy of Music and Drama, Shauna has 20 years experience in film, television, theatre and radio. Best known for her work in The Descent, Spooks, Filth and Danger Mouse she is a critically acclaimed actor and director.
She has been part of Edinburgh Youth Theatre since 2014. Her approach to drama teaching is influenced by her many years experience and knowledge of working professionally in the business and also by her love of devising and writing.
In Shauna’s classes the youth theatre members will not only be exposed to a variety of contemporary and classical texts, they will also devise their own shows from scratch, allowing the kids to feel ownership over their work.