Anna Lambert - Leanne

Anna is an actor, writer and director, having worked with many different companies in the Newcastle theatre industry. Anna’s acting credits include The Importance of being Earnest (Maitland Repertory Theatre), Here, There and Everywhere (Bearfoot theatre), A Doll’s House (Maitland Repertory Theatre), The Crucible (Lindsay Street Players), The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Young People’s Theatre), Seussical The Musical (Maitland Musical Society), Twelfth Night (Young People’s Theatre) and many, many more. Anna’s other passion is writing, having written a number of works, including her most notable being the award-nominated Tamagotchi … the Musical?! (RIPA). Since then, she has taken a break from writing plays to focus on Young Adult fiction. In 2018, Anna was selected to be a judge for the City of Newcastle Drama Association (CONDA) awards. She held this position for three years, finishing up in 2021, so she could focus on her theatrical endeavours. Puffs will be Anna’s debut for The Very Popular Theatre Company.