Mairi Hayes, BA | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Mairi Hayes, BA

Job title

Community Drama and Diploma Manager


Mairi manages and teaches on the Diploma courses, Evening courses, Summer Schools and Youth Theatre. She has worked as a visiting lecturer for Central since 2011 and joined as a full time member of staff in 2014. She is an actor trainer, director, theatre maker and community theatre practitioner.

Mairi originally trained as an actor in 2005 and has worked extensively as an actor and theatre maker with companies including The West Yorkshire Playhouse, The Roundhouse, Look Left Look Right, Underbelly, Lowry Theatre Manchester, Theatre Delicatessen, Theatre 503, National Theatre Studio, Latitude Festival, The Southbank Centre, UK Film Council, BBC and ITV.

Mairi has also worked in various arts and educational contexts which have included work in schools and colleges, work with disabled young people, work in youth clubs and theatres.


BA (Hons) Acting, Central School of Speech and Drama


Gap Year Diploma