Jay Kerry trained as an actor at the Birmingham School of Speech and Drama. Since graduating he has worked as a performer, lighting designer and facilitator. He has experience of creating work in a variety of spaces, theatre and non-theatre based including Bristol Old Vic, Exeter Northcott and London & Edinburgh Pleasance as well as Bodmin Jail, Plymouth Aquarium and various gardens and gallery settings across the country. He also has extensive experience of working with adults with learning difficulties and young people suffering from mental health issues with Wolf and Water Arts Co, Effervescent and Extream, who have all won awards for their work. Jay was Lighting Designer with Salt Factory on their show Paradise written by Nell Leyshon, which toured major venues in South West.