Graduate of The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and National Youth Theatre alumni, Tanya has worked for 2 decades in TV, Film, Stage and Voice-over.
Featuring in many award winning shows, her work includes DC’s Pennyworth, Red Sparrow with Jennifer Lawrence, Happy Valley, Emmerdale, Rules of the Game, Casualty, Doctors, Brief Encounters and more.
Tanya trained in playwriting with Madani Younis and Ola Animashawun. She produces live artistic events and launched the 1st Leeds MonologueSlam UK in 2011. Tanya has also worked extensively, co-producing countless micro-short films which have garnered various film festival nominations. Her Hamlette collaboration with Chicken Shop Shakespeare, featured at The British Library as part their Shakespeare in Ten Acts exhibition.
“Tanya is a 1 woman Arts Festival”
— Dan Stubbs NME
Tanya is the Founder of award winning, digital arts platform Vital Culture UK. The platform is decicated to championing under-represented artists in the UK’s north. Recent productions include How Covid Stole Christmas, a digital music concert. Women in Gaming with Twitch Partner Geeky Cassie and Women’s History in Horror with Gemma Hurley, Dr Alison Peirse and Sampira, as part of her Women’s History Month Series 2021.
She presents on Vital Culture UK and has collaborated with Red Bull Amaphiko, BBC Radio Leeds, BBC Radio Bradford and Leeds Fashion Show and was just announced as 1 of the top 100 CreaTech Ones to Watch companies by the Creative Industries Council in September 2021.
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