Meet the Team

A Younger Theatre wouldn’t be possible if it wasn’t for the following team members who work on a part time basis to deliver the core work we do.

Samuel Sims

Samuel Sims

Managing Director

Sam is a freelance writer with work published in The Stage, Exeunt and Attitude magazine, among others. He hails from Hull, 2017's City of Culture so you probably won't understand a word he says.

Jay Grainger

Jay Grainger

London Reviews Manager

Jay has performed for stage and film as an actor and has been published by Vogue UK and GQ as a model. He is currently working on his first written play and is the founder of the vegan podcast, It All Vegan With Friends.

Pippa Le Grand

Pippa Le Grand

Marketing Officer

Pippa is a digital marketer, theatre producer and MA Historical Research graduate from the University of Sheffield. She is the co-founder of Only Lucky Dogs Theatre and sits on the board of directors at Portland Works in Sheffield, where she also spends time writing about culture online.

Becks Rosen

Becks Rosen

Social Media Officer

Becks is an actor, dancer and model and enjoys working both on stage and screen. She spends most of her free time drinking wine out of plastic cups in the theatre. She is currently very busy longing to be able to do this again.

Halima Hassan

Sub Editor

Halima is a writer and editor based in London. When she's not trying to see all the plays, she's trying to read all the books.

Nina Cave

Sub Editor

Nina is a freelance writer and current Master's student specialising in depictions of Gender and Sexuality in theatre. Nina loves nothing more than immersive performances, and runs her on YouTube channel - Nina Does Things

Jake Orr

Jake Orr

Founder

Jake founded A Younger Theatre in 2009 and now works as a freelance producer.