Strutting Player is committed to gaining support through tutoring, support in schools, and offering enrichment activities. Through this, young people gain confidence through creativity, inspiring them to follow their goals.


Strutting Player was founded to teach young people how to tackle examination pressure through the arts. The arts are being eroded in schools, so it is more important than ever to afford young people the opportunity to engage with creative and dramatic arts to encourage ownership of the learning process, and ownership of their own development.


Fully DBS checked, Strutting Player has a BA (Hons) in English and Theatre Studies, PGCE in English and Drama from Cambridge University, an MA in Shakespeare and Education, specialising in Shakespeare and Autism, and 18 years of teaching experience.


Testimonials from previous clients.
Tutoring Testimonial

Tutoring Testimonial


Susie worked with my son to help him with his English GCSE resit. In four hourly sessions she gave him more help and support than he had received in his entire final year at High School.

Working with Susie gave my son confidence that he’d never had before. She helped him to realise his own potential.

For the first time he had no fear when he turned over the exam paper. The strategies that she had taught him gave him the framework he needed to get through each paper calmly and clearly.

Susie was absolutely brilliant with our son and we will always be grateful to her.




I just wanted to take the opportunity to say thanks to the recommendation of Susie.
I can see why you recommended her, she’s fantastic!
We have already booked 4 sessions with a better time.

Maureen Boettcher

Maureen Boettcher

BA Hons Education

I know Susie Flintham for a number of years. I was a colleague at the Durham Johnston School.

Susie Flintham has demonstrated a high level of talent and commitment in this area of ​​English language in both word and script.

Susie Flintham is able to motivate adults and young people with enthusiasm and strong work ethic

I recommend Susie Flintham unreservedly.

Contact Details


Fulwell, Sunderland, SR6

Contact Details

Susie Flintham
+44 (0)7852931831
Mon - Fri, 09:00-20:00

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