Naomi Paxton

Naomi trained at Goldsmith’s College and the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. She acted for Extreme Psychiatry between 2009 and 2013.

Performance credits include Shadowlands at the Wyndhams and Novello Theatres, the UK tour of The Vagina Monologues, Amy in Dr Who – Cryptobiosis for BBC Radio and Knickerbocker Glories at the Union Theatre in Southwark. She is currently performing as ‘Stick Lady Love’ on the UK and International tour of Scamp Theatre’s Stick Man. Her teaching experience includes being the Actor in Residence at Christ’s Hospital School which led to five years’ creating and teaching drama and puppetry for special needs teenagers in Romanian orphanages for With Feeling, Nightingales Trust, Fundatia New Life and Christ’s Hospital; and as a harp teacher for Elmhurst Ballet School. Naomi has also been a reader for Interact Reading Service at St Thomas’ Hospital since 2005. She gained her PhD at the University of Manchester researching the Actresses’ Franchise League and their work.