theatrical, learning English through theatre

Biographies

Raquel Feliu

Raquel Feliu

Creator and Director of theatrical

Raquel has lived between the U.S.A and Europe since childhood. She studied Drama at Rose Bruford College in the UK and has worked in educational theatre since she graduated in 2001.

She was an actress for the children's theatre company in English "Forum Theatre and Education" for two seasons acted in over four hundred performances throughout Spain.

After that she worked in Cristina Marsillach’s "The Acting Academy" in Madrid where she taught English through theatre to children and adults.

Whilst in Madrid she produced and represented four of her own theatre pieces for children and worked in various theatre projects.

In 2006, they accepted her solo piece "soledad.es" at the prestigious New York Fringe Festival, year in which she moved to the Big Apple.

She extended her stay in New York City for two years, where she worked as an actress and continued her research on the usefulness of theatre as an educational tool.

In 2008 she moved to La Coruña and theatrical opened its doors in the heart of the city.

She has been teaching her own method since then and continues to do so, as it is only through practice that we learn!

Jessica

Jessica De San Jose

Born and raised in Sydney to Spanish parents, she has the best of both cultures.

Her Master’s Degree in Music Therapy and her sweet charm for children make her the ideal teacher for our youngest students.

Gon

Gonzalo Paz

Born in Uruguay and raised in Miami, he is completely bilingual!

He is energetic, creative and has an innate talent for hip-hop!

He is in charge of teaching the “older” students here at theatrical and has all the resources to bring out their most “theatrical" side.!

Jay

Jay González

Born and raised in Cantabria, this whack-a-do moved to Salamanca to study. A couple years abroad helped him practice his English a little further. After 9 years doing theatre on and off and being in a completely new city,he found that Theatrical was a perfect match for him.

Tuuli

Katie Kasetti

Born in Finland and speaking English since childhood. She is an actress, singer, plays the violin and other instruments and has an angelic voice! She taught our youngest students at theatrical for two school years and now composes songs for theatrical.