Stephanie Back

Stephanie graduated with a first class honours in Theatre Arts, Education and Deaf studies from the University of Reading in 2016. She is profoundly Deaf and uses British Sign Language as her first language, and also performs in spoken English.

Since graduating, Stephanie has worked extensively with companies such as Taking Flight Theatre Company, Handprint Theatre, PAD (Positive about Deafness) Productions, Screenology and Illumine Theatre. Stephanie has also completed an extensive week long training residency with clowning expert John Wright. She is in the process of creating her own production with Llyr Williams about language, identity and communication breakdowns. She is extremely passionate about access and inclusion and has recently received an #IAmEmbolden award celebrating d/Deaf and disabled woman in Wales for her work within the Arts.

Her most recent credits include YOU’VE GOT DRAGONS for Taking Flight, and the role of Mary in new three hander 2023 for Illumine Theatre.

Stephanie Back - Shelley Norton Management