Samantha Murphy


LIPA 4:19 Assistant

​Sammy graduated in July 2008 with a BA Joint Hons in Dance and Drama. Whilst at university she gained further knowledge in Contemporary Dance and Theatre and she has worked with theatre companies that have toured local schools and communities.

As well as gaining experience of performing on stage - both acting and dancing, Sammy has worked at the International School of Treviso as a teaching assistant with children from ages 3 to 18 years. Since graduating, Sammy has choreographed musical productions and worked backstage as the Stage Manager, organising the staff and production team.

She recently returned to Liverpool after working in Cumbria, where she delivered her own after school dance workshops at a public school and was an assistant to the international children, helping them gain confidence and improve social skills. Sammy has been the Assistant at the Saturday Academy for two years working alongside head of LIPA 4:19, Kerry Watkins.