Ros has been leading the Conservatoire’s production programmes since 2002, before which she taught Stage Management. Having trained at RSAMD in the 1980s, Ros’ professional theatre career started at TAG Theatre Company, where she spent four years working through the stage management ranks, culminating in the role of Company Stage Manager for a British Council tour of A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess.
She then worked extensively throughout Scotland as a freelance Stage and Production Manager including projects with Dundee Rep Theatre, the Tron Theatre, boilerhouse, NVA, PACE Theatre Company, SYT and many others, working particularly on medium scale touring shows, site-specific projects and large-scale community productions.
As well as being Head of Production for the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Ros is currently the External Examiner for the production degrees at RWCMD and has participated in curriculum reviews for SQA, Guildhall Academy of Music and Drama and the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts, amongst others. Ros also oversees the Junior Conservatoire of Production as well as being Production Manager on the occasional RCS show.