Benita Wakefield

Benita hails from Scotland and has spent the last 10 years dividing her time between travelling the world teaching English and British Culture to students ranging from 2 to 72 years old, and production managing the odd Award Ceremony, New Year’s Day Parade or Festival back in the UK. Before this she worked as a Production Manager for 20 years with a wide variety of theatre companies from small scale touring children’s theatre, including Krazy Kat in Brighton to the Unicorn Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Barbican, as well as several West End productions. Benita has also worked as Project Manager for many corporate events and charities. She is delighted to be co-producing ‘The Con Man’ and looks forward to bringing this brilliant show to many people and places around the UK.