Lara-Louise Jones

BA Production Arts


Lara is specialising in stage management for her final year at BOVTS.  She is particularly interested in contemporary theatre, musicals & theatre for young people, having previously worked at the school teaching the Young Artists Courses.

When not in the theatre she enjoys dressmaking, painting & up-cycling furniture.

Professional credits include Assistant Stage Manager on Aladdin at The Theatre Royal, Bath.  Assistant Stage Manager on The Two Popes at The Rose Theatre, London.  Deputy Stage Manager on White Bear Lake at The Drum, Theatre Royal, Plymouth.

Credits at BOVTS include Deputy Stage Manager on As You Like It at The Malcolm X Community Centre, Bristol.  Stage Manager on Robin Hood & Marian at The Redgrave Theatre, Bristol.  Stage Manager on The Book BOVTS Showcase at The Criterion Theatre,  London.  Deputy Stage Manager on Follow the Star (Schools Tour) and Assistant Stage Manager on The Three Seagulls at Bristol Old Vic.


The culture at BOVTS is encouraging, respectful, welcoming and empowering; the environment and buildings are beautiful and I found Bristol to be one of the most wonderful cities in which to spend summer! Lindy Yeates, Foundation Course Student