Staff Profile: David Zoob, Senior Lecturer

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Summary

  • David Zoob, Senior Lecturer

  • Position:

    Module Year Co-ordinator

  • Teaching Area:

    Acting

  • Qualifications:

    MA in Theatre Practices; BA Drama

  • Professional Practice:

    Director, Satan's Playground, performed at Camden Festival, 2013; corporate trainer in personal impact, leadership and influence.


Bio

David Zoob is a module year co-ordinator in the School of Performance at Rose Bruford College. David was joint Artistic Director of Electric Theatre Company in the 1980s, presenting devised work based on testimony collected in conflict zones around the world.  The company performed in schools, universities and theatres both nationally and internationally, funded by The Arts Council of Great Britain and by the British Council. In the 1990s he was Associate Director at The Royal Theatre Northampton and at Theatr Clwyd.

While working at Rose Bruford College he founded Sacred and Profane Theatre Company, which creates new work that integrates live music with digital sound technologies.  He is currently working on a new project with Hansjorg Schmidt, which seeks to expand the expressive possibilities within the relationship between lighting and Dramatic Narrative.