Pia Rickman

Lecturer - Acting & Performance, UCA Farnham

Academic, School of Film Media and Performing Arts

Pia is specialised in coaching actors for screen (auditions, character development & on set). Her recent professional credits include coaching actors in Finland on a feature film The Unknown Soldier (2017)

Pia has trained as a director at Drama Centre London, and has recently finished her MA in Actor Training and Coaching from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

Pia’s professional background is in film & TV working as a production manager and 1st assistant director

Prior to joining UCA in August 2017, Pia taught at Arts Educational Schools London (Arts Ed), Theatre Academy in Helsinki, Aalto Film School in Helsinki, St Mary’s University in Twickenham and number of other drama schools as a freelancer.

Pia is specialised in coaching actors for screen (auditions, character development & on set). Her recent professional credits include coaching actors in Finland on a feature film The Unknown Soldier (2017)

Pia Rickman's website

Professional Membership, Affiliation and Consultancy

External examination:

External examination at BA (Hons) Acting for Live and Recorded Media/ The Arden School of Theatre/ SHU

Awards, Grants and Commissions:

2015 – Finnish Cultural Foundation