Gillian Georgiou

Gillian has worked as the Diocesan RE Adviser for the last five years. She supports church and community schools across the region to deliver high quality Religious Education and she works alongside school leaders to ensure teachers feel confident about how to promote respect for different faiths, cultures, beliefs and world views. She has a background in academic research and secondary school teaching.

Emily Bignell

Emily has been working as a producer, director and facilitator within the creative industries for over 10 years, in a freelance capacity and as Artistic Director of Shooting Fish Theatre Company.  She has worked on a broad spectrum of projects including commissioning and managing new work from artists, producing multi-arts festivals and events, touring theatre, outdoor events, film and participatory workshops, for a range of audiences and clients.

Laura Cordery

Laura Cordery is our Designer. This is Laura’s eighth time working with Shooting Fish. She trained at RADA and since 2017 she has been developing her own art practice, through painting and sculpture, seeking to explore the relationship between faith, ritual and objects.

Leanne Taylor

Leanne Taylor is one of two producers for REConnecting Lincolnshire. She has worked in Arts Development for twenty years.  

Leanne is a producer for Curious Creations Street Theatre Company and is involved in raising funds, producing, managing and evaluating a range of projects - in fact, she is always wearing a different hat!

David Lambert  

David is our other Producer. He is Managing Director of cultural solutions UK and has been involved in a vast range of eclectic and innovative artistic and cultural projects, programmes and interventions over the past thirty years.

He has lived and worked in Lincolnshire since 1995 with his work tending to either gravitate towards working with people whose voices are in need of some amplification, or otherwise on major regional and national initiatives such as the Olympics and Magna Carta.

David Lane

David Lane is our Playwright. He has been writing plays with and for young people for the last 14 years.

'Cultural diversity, spiritual identity and faith are big themes that resonate with so many people, and the challenge of this new play is hugely stimulating, as well as being a big puzzle to work out!'

Ben Glover

Ben Glover is our Drama Facilitator. He is a Street Theatre performer and Storyteller, passionate about using drama and creativity as a vehicle for enrichment and education. Ben first volunteered as a student on Shooting Fish's 2014 production of Arabeska as a production assistant. Since graduating, he has worked on numerous different projects for Shooting Fish including the 2015 Literacy project, the 2016 Lincolnshire Inter-faith project and has facilitated drama workshops at Lincoln Cathedral's Schools’ festival.

Georgina Weller
Georgina is our Drama Facilitator and is a creative producer based in the East Midlands. Her work is rooted in the community using theatre to educate and bring people together. Current work includes: associate artist/actor for a number of theatre companies around Lincolnshire including Stand By Theatre (Lincoln based Theatre Company that unearth hidden stories and believe that theatre can heal, recover & unite), resident Artist for Paradigm Arts: running story-telling and immersive workshops in homes of looked after children, bursary Producer for The Imagineers.

Dan Nicholls

Dan is an enthusiastic collaborator drawing on a wealth of experience in music and sound production. As an accomplished musician and performer, Dan's passion for creating and manipulating sound grew out of his early days touring and recording as frontman with a ska-punk septet. He has since developed a career as an independent sound designer and composer, and is very much in his element working with creators of visual media and theatre.

Home Phase 1-2019 Phase 2-2020 Project Team Funders Education Pack

REConnecting Lincolnshire
The Lincoln Diocesan Board of Education
103 Newport, Lincoln LN1 3EE, England / 01522 594016

ReConnecting Lincolnshire

The Diocese of Lincoln Education Board

103 Newport, Lincoln LN1 3EE, England 01522 594016