Meet Kevin: Founder of Theatretrain

Kevin has taught drama and acting, first in schools, then at the Curtain Theatre, a respected London training theatre.

Since founding Theatretrain in 1992 he has worked in drama schools training actors including Head of Acting at Italia Conti and taught for 6 years an Advanced course for professional actors. He has led workshops in many European countries and continues to adjudicate in theatre festivals and teach at international summer schools.  

Among his published works are a musical play, Dream Date, The Theatretrain Way for teachers and 100 Days -Developing the Performer’s Mindset for young people.

Latest Articles from Kevin

We are as one

Our Founder and Artistic Director, Kevin Dowsett, shares his thoughts on connection and the importance of being in the moment: For about 30 years I have been using an exercise with actors…


Like many people I watched some of the Jubilee offerings over the weekend. For me it was special in a personal way as at the end of August I am looking forward…

Books by Kevin

100 Days: Developing the Performers Mindset

The Theatretrain Way: A Handbook for Drama Teachers

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