Jack Downey

Theatre School and Fledglings Tutor

Jack studied Education Studies and Applied Drama at university in Lincoln where he ran the drama society. Having recently graduated he now works as a teacher at a local primary school. Jack has featured in productions with Phoenix for many years, attending the Theatre School since he was 8 years old. Most recently he played Fitzwarren in Dick Whittington (2014) and President Roosevelt in Annie (2013). Other productions include Oliver!, Romeo and Juliet, Bugsy Malone, Peter Pan, West Side Story and The History Boys. Jack has been a regular member of the cast in recent Rhodes pantomimes including Jack and the Beanstalk and Robin Hood although he is probably best remembered as Ugly Sister Fanny in the Phoenix production of Cinderella.