Ruth joined TORCH in June 2020 as Theatres Officer (Connecting Researchers with Theatres). This role includes support for existing Theatre Seed Fund grant holders, and wider engagement with Oxford researchers and performance-makers as they seek to create meaningful connections.
Ruth previously worked in communications for the University’s Social Science Division, and in communications, project management and fundraising for a range of local third sector and arts organisations. She has an MA in Applied Theatre from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, and is interested in writing for young audiences. Previous roles/projects include work with Oxford Playhouse, Pegasus Theatre, local museums & schools, National Theatre.