About Bea Webster
Bea Webster is a deaf queer Scottish-Thai actor, writer and theatre-maker who graduated with a BA Performance in British Sign Language and English from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. She was a member of Solar Bear’s Deaf Youth Theatre.
Bea wrote, performed and directed House of Ladies for RCS's On The Verge festival at the Citizens Theatre. She co-wrote and devised Everything Will Be Perfect, playing as a drag queen alongside Jamie Rea as Vikki Ryan at Buzzcut: Double Thrills. She has published a poem in both BSL and English titled Long Lost Lover, about her birthplace of Thailand. She also wrote and performed in BBC Social's How not to be d*cks to deaf people.
Her recent acting work since graduating includes The Winter’s Tale (Royal Shakespeare Company) Peeling (Taking Flight Theatre Company), Mother Courage and Her Children (Red Ladder Theatre Company).
Bea is one of the Playwrights Studio Scotland’s mentored playwrights for 2020. She was nominated Best Actress in a Play at The Stage Debut Awards 2019 for her role of Kattrin in Mother Courage and Her Children.
Bea communicates in both English and British Sign Language.