Open Drama

Johanna Hassouna-Smith
Greater Manchester Open Drama
SN13 0BW


Arts Award Supporter
Cultural Learning Alliance Member

Who we are

My name is Johanna Hassouna-Smith, your local Champion for Open Drama UK in the Greater Manchester Region. Open Drama UK is OPEN to all those working within the theatre industry or in Drama education. We’re free to join and our member-led networks across the UK bring people together to share practice and make change happen. Our purpose is to advance, improve and benefit the lives of young people through their involvement.

What we do

I will be offering free CPD from local theatres and companies working to enable Drama students and teachers to access as much theatre as possible in our region. If you aren’t already signed up to our free newsletters and access to our Drama teaching resources, please sign up for free here: Once you are signed up, you will be able to access the network meetings and more