Aileen, the founder and head Drama teacher in Encore, always loved performing from a young age. After completing a Degree in English and Drama with the University of Wales, and her teaching Diploma with The ‘London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art’
Aileen specialises in Speech & Drama/ Public Speaking/Elocution/Acting & Shakespearean examinations.
For the last 16 years Aileen has been employed full time as a Drama & Elocution teacher in Primary & Secondary schools throughout Munster. Aileen facilitates Drama, Theatre and Public Speaking workshops in Secondary Schools and offers Drama/Choral Speaking and Elocution in Primary schools.
Aileen also offers group and individual teaching in Speech & Drama, Poetry, Acting, Public Speaking & Elocution exams. She has a wonderful success rate putting many students & adults through Theatrical examinations.
Dungarvan Encore Strage Academy, was a long term dream as she was inspired to rejuvenate the appreciation of theatre, poetry and performance in Dungarvan. Aileen rejuvenated adult musicals and The Yearly triumph ‘The Dungarvan Town Pantomime’ bringing adults and children together to perform for the community.