Abigail Turkmore

Head of Performing Arts and Teacher of Drama

Abigail Turkmore brings significant experience to the British School of Bucharest in her role of Head of Performing Arts. Working for a Manchester high school as the Community Arts Coordinator, Abigail taught Art, Drama and Dance, also teaching in all three primary schools and a specialist support secondary school. In this role, she was responsible for developing learning opportunities in the local community: this included choreographing, rehearsing and performing multi-school shows every term, as well as running weekly art workshops in the community, involving professionals from the creative industries in arts opportunities and holding local exhibitions. Before joining our school, Abigail worked for Academy Trust Schools in the UK as the Head of Art and Drama.