Our Team

Ann Croger BA Dip Ed.
Tutor: Extension, Seniors, HSC and Adults Classes
Co- director of UpStage

Ann CrogerAnn has a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Drama and a Diploma of Education. She has over 16 years extensive experience in teaching K – 12 students in NSW State and Catholic schools, including Hunter School of the Performing Arts from which she is currently on maternity leave.

Ann has been responsible for helping to implement and facilitate such performing arts programs as Hunter Drama Camp and the Creative Arts Camp for the Dept of Education.

Ann has been in theatre for most of her life and has directed almost 20 productions for Young People’s Theatre, University of Newcastle, Hunter School of the Performing Arts, Tocal Homestead and UpStage Youth Theatre.  

Ann was awarded a CONDA award for ‘Outstanding Contribution to Newcastle Theatre’ in 1999 for her Young People’s Theatre production, ‘Two Weeks with the Queen’.