Dr. Jennifer Hartley

Education Advisory Board Member

Dr Jennifer Hartley is an award-winning director, writer, educator and Applied Theatre Practitioner who has received global recognition for her work in Applied Theatre and as an international speaker. An international practitioner, Jennifer lectures on Applied Theatre approaches alternative educational approaches and human rights nationally and internationally.

She specialised in Applied Theatre working extensively with Augusto Boal’s Theatre of the Oppressed after years of training and working with Boal across three continents. Jennifer’s work has led to a number of studies and publications.

She regularly works on various Applied Theatre projects around the world tackling a variety of issues and is the founder and director of the award-winning charity Theatre versus Oppression (TVO) and co-founder and director of Multi Story Media Ltd.