Photo credit: Chris Payne

About Liz Richardson

Liz has a BA Honours from East 15 Acting School, London. She has since moved back to the North West. 


Whilst living in London, she was an active member of actor-led, improvisational theatre company The Factory, creating & performing widely, including at The Globe, Southwark Playhouse, Soho Theatre, Hampstead Theatre and on BBC radio.


Liz dabbled with stand-up comedy and enjoyed notable success as a semi-finalist in Soho Theatre’s Comedy Competition, from which she was invited to appear with Amused Moose (BBC) and at The Hackney Empire alongside Jenny Eclair.

Liz was a supported artist at HOME Manchester, where she also opened and ran the regular engagement strand Mothers Who Make, a national initiative offering peer to peer support for artist-mothers of any discipline.


Liz lives in the Peak District with her husband, kids, cat & dog. Liz runs a children's music class, playgroup, youth club and does youth work with the local primary schools.