Suha has been an Artistic Director at Little Fish since its creation in 2008. She has written, directed and devised many productions. Much of her work is in the health sector, outreach projects with young offenders and hard to reach people. She has worked with a number of companies, including The Lyric Hammersmith, RCSSD, Full House Theatre and Simpatico. She also works as a visiting lecturer in applied theatre at a number of universities including RCSSD and LSHTM. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience of project management and delivery in the arts sector.
Alex co-founded Little Fish with Suha after a number of successful Arts Education Projects with Big Fish Theatre, West Sussex County Youth Theatre & Breakout TIE. Although the company takes up a lot of his creative energies in writing and directing, he has occasionally worked as a freelance consultant with other organisation working with young people including CARE, Artsmark & West Sussex County Youth Theatre.
Alex also has over 15 years of experience in the sexual health and drugs education field, which fed the early direction and focus of the company.
Associate Freelance Practitioner
Francesca has worked with Little Fish as a freelance actress and practitioner since 2008. During her time with the company, she has supported the development of thousands of young people’s through performance, devising, directing and delivering issue-based creative projects.
She has worked on many relevant topics including sex and the law, mental health, gang violence and domestic violence. She has also worked as a freelance consulatant with GAVS and Face Front Inclusive Theatre. Francesca became the Embrace Project Coordinator in 2017.