Clary Saddler

Name: Clary Saddler

Job title: Theatre company founder / artistic director / producer / director / facilitator / tutor/inclusive arts practitioner

Organisation: Forget-Me-Not-Productions

Discipline: Theatre, Media, Music & Performing Arts

Background

Clary graduated from drama school in 2002, and has since built a career spanning the performing arts, media, music and inclusive arts. She gained Qualified Teacher Status in 2011.

Her background includes 16 years as a professional actor, musician and songwriter. She has toured with companies including Theatre for Youth and the Production Crew, as well as working professionally as a producer, director, facilitator and tutor through her own company Forget-Me-Not-Productions Ltd.

After qualifying as a teacher, Clary taught and lectured for four years – specialising in secondary education drama, music and media. She has taught A-Level drama and theatre studies and BA Hons courses in drama and education.

Clary’s specialisms include digital theatre, filmmaking, and music and songwriting. She also has a keen interest in inclusive arts development. She has acted as a mentor for others at many points throughout her career. This has included mentoring trainee teachers, training work experience students and apprentices, and delivering and designing staff INSETs and twilights for many different schools.