Gemma Pobjoy

Gemma Pobjoy Associate Director Bishops Stortford Academy of Performing Arts

Gemma Pobjoy

Position: Consultant Director

Gemma was the Director of BSMTC Youth’s production of Legally Blonde and will bring her exceptional talents to Bishops Stortford Academy of Performing Arts on a consultancy basis. Gemma is Head of Expressive Arts at a local Hertfordshire school; therefore most of her time is spent directing the pupils! Gemma was a member of Full Circle Theatre Company and Rare Productions before pursuing her teaching career.

Thereafter has been apart of PBTC and HD&OS amateur dramatic companies. Her Favourite roles to date include Betty’s minder/Puppeteer in Betty Blue Eyes, Julia Gulia in The Wedding Singer, Elle Woods in Legally Blonde, Susan in Calamity Jane, Sarah and Angie in Our House HD&OS and PBTC, Nancy, Oliver and Bet in Oliver, Fizzy in Bugsy Malone, Mama Euralie in Once on this Island, Eldest Magician in Just So, Judy in A Chorus Line, Narrator in Joseph and the Technicolor Dream coat, Molly in Annie, Clover in Animal Farm, Aladdin in Aladdin, Young Jacob Marley in Mrs Bob Cratchit’s Wild Christmas Binge and many more… Gemma hopes you enjoy the show!

Aside from performing and teaching, Gemma’s favourite directing/producing roles to date include Bugsy Malone, Seussical, High School Musical, Oliver, Teechers and many musical reviews and concerts.