Staff Profile: Rebecca Pollock, Lecturer

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  • Rebecca Pollock, Lecturer

  • Position:


  • Teaching Area:

    American Theatre Arts

  • Qualifications:

    Certificate in Professional Learning in Higher Education; MA in English and American Literature; BA (Hons) American Theatre Arts


Rebecca Pollock teaches primarily on the BA (Hons) American Theatre Arts Degree at Rose Bruford College but also on the Acting Part-Time Course and the online BA (Hons) Theatre Studies degree. She is also an Associate Lecturer at Bath Spa University on the BA (Hons) Drama Studies degree where she runs a diverse selection of modules that range from Devising Performance through Theatre History and into Feminist and Queer Performance. Along with her specialism in American Drama, it is ‘the other’ of feminist theory and performance that her own practice explores.

Rebecca is also a founding member of Shady Dolls Theatre Company whose work has created inclusive theatre from a feminine perspective since its inception in 2004. The Shady Dolls' shows have included, ‘The Erotica Project’, ‘Homestead’, ‘The Spoils’, ‘Deadstock’ and ‘An Ornery Tale’ which have been performed at venues including The Courtyard, Covent Garden, the Arcola Theatre and The Cuenca International Theatre Festival in Spain.