A page for people not called Stephen

Though we wish we were

Annie Kershaw – Artistic Director

Annie is the Artistic Director and co-founder of A Girl Called Stephen Theatre.

Credits include:

As Director – Gigi Star and Her Vocal Cords of Magic (Applecart Arts), The System (Lyric, Hammersmith), THIS IS NOT A PROTEST (Reading Thames Festival), Safe (Reading Rep).

As Assistant Director – Henry II, Romeo and Juliet, Off the Block (Rabble Theatre), Alby the Penguin Saves Christmas (Reading Rep).

Annie is also a drama facilitator and teaches in outreach workshops and LAMDA classes in Reading schools. She read Drama and Theatre Arts at the University of Birmingham.


Katie Walsh – Artistic Producer

Katie is the Artistic Producer and co-founder of A Girl Called Stephen Theatre.

She is currently Resident Producer at Magdalen College School and the Oxford Playhouse. Credits include: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Oxford Playhouse), Reflections (Big School) , Animal Farm (MCS), Lord of the Flies (Pegasus Theatre), Bull (BT Studio). At Oxford Playhouse she has produced Nell Gwynn and was assistant producer on Alby the Penguin at the BT Studio. 

Previously she was secretary for the Cardiff Fringe Theatre Festival and worked with multiple companies in Wales including Hijinx and Sherman Theatre. She produced multiple shows including the award winning The Vagina Monologues (Infinity Stage Company) whilst studying Drama and Theatre Arts at the University of Birmingham.