Liz Carruthers is a regular panel member for auditions for the BA Acting at RCS.

She has been a theatre director for nearly 30 years. Her work has been seen at the Citizens Theatre, the Tron, the Traverse, Pitlochry Festival Theatre, Finborough Theatre, the Gate Theatre and venues all over Scotland and England. She has directed student and professional productions of Shakespeare plays and led specialist workshops all over Scotland and beyond. She has also directed over 40 world premieres of new work.

Past productions have won the Guinness Pub Theatre Award, the LWT Plays on Stage Award and been nominated for the Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland for Best New Play and Best Production for Children and Young People.