Julia trained at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. She worked as a performer in musicals and plays both in London and touring the UK, large scale immersive theatre, cruise ships and pantomimes. She also performs with the charity The Flying Seagull Project who bring much needed joy and laughter to families in refugee camps.
Credits as Choreographer and Movement Director include: Pride and Prejudice, Treasure Island, Dick Whittington, Our Day Out, Arabian Nights, Sleeping Beauty, Beauty and the Beast, Jack and the Beanstalk and Cinderella (all at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds), Wizard of Oz (Salisbury Playhouse), The Winter's Tale and Nell Gwynn (Changeling Theatre), Spring Awakening (Mountview), Pictures of Dorian Gray (Stephen Joseph/Jermyn St) – also Assistant Director, Lord of The Flies (Greenwich Theatre), Infinite Joy (Southwark Playhouse), Help! Get Me Out of This Musical! (YMT), Cinderella and Jack and the Beanstalk – also Director (Jordan Productions), Taming of The Shrew (Lazarus Theatre), Northanger Abbey (UK Tour) The Picture of Dorian Gray (English Theatre Frankfurt) – also Assistant Director, Stig of the Dump (UK Tour and Arts Theatre, West End) – also Resident Director, RENT, I Love You, You’re Perfect Now Change and Spelling Bee (JAM), Angels Punks and Raging Queens –as Assistant (Criteron Theatre, West End), Everything’s Coming Up Roses (Electric Theatre, Guildford), King Lear (The Space), Thank You Haters (award winning music video), Women Of Troy (The Blue Elephant), Latecomers Will be shot –Four Screws Loose (Edinburgh Fringe), Tribe (Brighton Fringe).
Julia also teaches at a number of top drama schools.