“A major new writing and directing talent.”
Toby has had an extensive career in Theatre, TV and film as a Director, Playwright and Acting Coach spanning over 20 years.
He directed the Olivier Award Nominated Warheads at Park Theatre. He is currently Resident Director at Theatre Peckham, Young Company Director at Stratford East and has just been appointed as Head Acting Coach of the Young Vic's new Over 25 Acting Company. Toby just directed Simon Stephens' Punk Rock at Stratford East in the Summer and is currently directing Broken English by Theo Hristov.
He has produced work nationally as a Writer/Director and as an Acting Coach has worked for the BBC. Toby has supported a number of actors to gain representation with top agents, including Troika, Curtis Brown and Lou Coulson Associates.
Toby has had the privilege of training and mentoring a number of now established actors including BAFTA Nominee Ruth Madeley, Seraphina Beh (Eastenders, Bush Theatre), Ria Zmitrowicz (Three Girls, Royal Court, Almeida Theatre), Jamael Westman (Hamilton), Milly Zero (Eastenders), Michael Salami (Hollyoaks) & Severine Howell Meri.
“I can never thank Toby enough for all he’s done for me. My career would not have grown to what it has become without his guidance.” Severine Howell Meri (Hanna, Regular)
"Toby pushes you in a detailed and thorough way which ensures you produce your best work. I would highly recommend him as an Acting Tutor and Mentor." Milly Zero (Eastenders, Regular)
Toby is now branching more into film and has begun shooting Showreel scenes for professional actors in collaboration with
Film-Maker, Greta Zabulyte.
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