Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts (Acting for Screen and Theatre)
Saint Kentigern College old-collegian, Ashton Brown has just completed his sixth year as an Acting Coach, Speech & Drama Tutor, and Public Speaking Coach at the College. Since completing his degree at Drama School, Ashton has spent years working professionally as a writer for television, voice actor, character actor and stand-up comedian. You may have seen him on Shortland Street or heard him Power Rangers without even knowing!
Ashton works with students of all ages and ability levels. He is experienced at teaching all 8 grades of the Trinity College exams (Speech & Drama, Acting Skills and Communication Skills), as well as working with students who lack confidence in all areas of communication. Ashton firmly believes in creating a fun and open environment in which creativity can thrive.
Ashton is the Director of the Middle College Production and over the past four years has directed Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan, Joseph and in 2020 he is excited about directing the upcoming musical - Shrek.