Susan Bovell, MA | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Susan Bovell, MA

Job title

Visiting Lecturer, Voice


Susan holds an MA in Voice from Central, a Diploma from The Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama, a Certificate in NLP and a she is an EFT practioner.

She has worked for the last 12 years in the corporate sector devising and implementing communication programs and voice workshops. 

Companies she has worked with include:

KPMG, Data General, British Aerospace, Logica, Telewest, Icg, The Nhs, Ibm, Neff, B&Q, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Deloitte And Touche, Odgers, Aviva, Hertz, The BBC, Goldman Sachs, The Brokerage, The Anthony Nolen Trust and Brookes University, Oxford.

Susan has also worked as the voice coach on leadership courses in Tuscany with the CEO of B&Q and ICG and with partners of KPMG in Budapest, Bucharest, Dublin, Moscow and the UK.

She has designed and implemented courses for long-term learners using voice based exercises and has worked extensively with foreign nationals needing to improve the clarity of their speech both in the UK and abroad.

In April 2006 she was invited to travel to Moscow for the international conference of voice with the actors and students of Stanislavski’s world renowned Moscow Arts Theatre. This consolidated the method she has worked with for over 20 years, Stanislavski’s “inner and outer technique”, which provides an unbreakable bond between the physical and psychical nature for the student of acting and voice. 

Susan Bovell has worked as a leading actress in over 100 professional plays in the West End and around the world. Amongst others she has played opposite Gary Oldman, Penelope Keith, Stockard Channing, Christopher Cazenove, and Joanne Woodward, She has worked extensively in television, film, radio and theatre.


MA Voice, Central School of Speech & Drama