Meet the Team

Natasha McDonaldDrama Teacher

Natasha McDonald

Natasha has been an actor, arts worker and childcare professional for over 20 years. She graduated from QUT (Brisbane) with a Bachelor of Creative Industries (Drama & FMS). She then travelled to South Korea to teach and perform in an English theme park on the DMZ.

Returning to Australia, she completed Post Graduate studies in Drama Education, becoming a secondary and tertiary drama teacher. Natasha has taught drama education in Australia, Asia and the UK for several years, as well as performing in many musicals, theatre, film and television internationally.

In 2014, Natasha moved to Sydney to pursue her acting career, studying at ACA, TAFTA (Syd & LA), NIDA Actor’s Studio and THE HUB for professional actors. Natasha continues to train regularly with industry professionals.

Natasha has been with Kids Up Front since 2016, and she especially loves writing and directing the children’s theatre and watching them grow in confidence and personality.