Our Team

Becca Lamont

Becca is a theatre workshop facilitator based in Edinburgh and working throughout Edinburgh and the Lothians. She has been with At the Root Theatre since 2016, and has been the programme leader for our Uphall Drama Group, Junior Drama Group and Kids Drama Group.

Becca graduated from Queen Margaret University in 2018 with BA Hons in Drama and Performance. Since then, she has been working with groups like At the Root Theatre and MBArts.

Becca is currently leading our Bathgate Junior Group, Edinburgh Kids Group and Edinburgh Junior Group.

Kyle McRoberts

Kyle is a theatre workshop facilitator based in West Lothian. He co-founded At the Root Theatre alongside Matthew in 2015. He has been assisting in workshops for the past five years and has been involved with many groups in our programme.

Kyle graduated from New College Lanarkshire in 2016 with a HND in Acting and Performance. Since then, he has been working with At the Root and developing his George & John double act with Matthew.

Kyle is currently assisting with our Bathgate Kids and Junior Groups.

Lisa McDonald

Lisa is a director and theatre workshop facilitator based in North Lanarkshire and working across the Central Belt. She has been working with At the Root Theatre since 2016, and has been the programme leader for our Adult Acting Group, Drama Juniors and Seniors.

Lisa graduated from Queen Margaret University in 2018 with BA Hons in Drama and Performance. She is also the artistic director of Central Belters and Simply Surreal.

Lisa is currently leading our Adult Acting Group and Senior Drama Group.

Matthew Swan

Matthew is a theatre workshop facilitator based in West Lothian. He is the co-founder and creative director of At the Root Theatre. Matthew programmes all of the activities and projects ran by At the Root Theatre.

Matthew graduated from Queen Margaret University in 2018 with BA Hons in Drama and Performance. Since then, he has worked for Star Harmonies, The Performance Academy and many more.

Matthew is currently leading our Kids Group and Senior Group.