Steven Kavuma is a writer and theatre director who studied Applied Theatre at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

He is the co-founder and co-director of The Diversity School Initiative; a campaign initiative set up to address under-representation and diversity in UK drama schools.  Steven featured inThe Stage 100 list (2020) as one of the most influential people in theatre and he is also currently heading up the Foundation Drama and Acting Course at ArtsEd!


In this interview he explains how he got into writing and directing and what he still uses from his actor training. He also discusses what you can expect from the Foundation Acting course at ArtsEd and he explains the Diversity School Initiative that he set up with friends whilst in the first year of Drama school and the massive positive impact it has had on diversity within Drama schools.