Course leader Leanne Laurie has been a permanent member of the National Theatre (NT) Wig, Hair & Make-up team for 10 years. As part of this team, she is responsible for various pre-production, production, maintenance and running of shows across the three theatres of the National.
An accomplished wig maker, wig stylist, hair dresser, and make-up artist. She is skilled in adapting her work to accommodate filming in HD and 4K with the NT Live filming.
Leanne has worked with Danny Boyle and made wigs for Amadeus, Young Chekhov, The Plough and The Stars. She has worked on King Lear, Frankinstein, Warhorse, Othello, Here Lies Love, and Strange Interlude to name a few.
Before life at the NT she freelanced across the country in theatre, film, TV, and corporate events and productions.