Helen Ashton

Associate Editor, Southern England
MA (Hons)

 

 

 

 

Contributions to IDEA:
England 82 | Ireland 12 |

Bio:

Helen trained at The Central School of Speech and Drama, graduating with Distinction from the MA in Voice Studies.

She specialises in Speech and Dialect, which she teaches at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), and Drama Centre London. She has coached actors in many accents in productions for screen and stage. You can find more details of her work on her website. Helen is co-author of Collins’ Work On Your Accent- a practical manual for non-native speakers of English.

She also holds an MA with First Class Honours in History from The University of Edinburgh.