Miriam has come here form a background which started in fine art, installations, film making, set design and has worked in the advertising industry as an art director for a number of agencies including Leo Burnett, Grey Interactive and Publicis.

She has just completed a book on advertising which was published February 2014 and lectures in advertising and branding.

Sharon came here from a background in performing arts, a film making cooperative and onto casting for theatre, film, TV and commercials as well as a stint as an open mic stand up comic doing the rounds in Nottingham. She has worked on the marketing of independent productions for the stage and screen. Recently she has written a book of practical advice for actors, published July 2013 and manages the audition room brand.

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They can often be found in each other's company to which Sharon comes prepared with cake

(always delicious and always shop bought) and Miriam makes strong coffee and builders tea.

They have worked as a creative team at Kodu Digital and Ebb & Flow and

they currently work at Calm Publishing, running amok in their marketing department.