Marnie Forbes Eldridge is a freelance Writer and Theatre Practitioner, and an Associate Director for Prime Theatre Company. She is a specialist in Storytelling, Drama and Theatre for education and has developed innovative curriculums. Having worked in professional theatre for over twenty years as an actor, director, writer and producer, she is a skilled storytelling, creating theatre for and with young people, has taught in a wide arena of education establishments from schools to universities, and has developed theatre companies, educational courses, departments, and facilitated the learning of practitioners, students and teachers. Marnie is a creator, writer and devisor, being able to use creativity to solve problems, working independently and with others. She has created board games and interactive learning products. She has a Masters in Theatre Studies, specializing in Japanese, and Chinese theatre with actor training and a Masters in Writing for Young people. She has written three novels for young people and many plays.