Our Team



Diane Leverett. Co-director.

Diane has taught adults with learning disabilities since 1997, specialising in dance, drama, prop-making and sport. She has directed over 40 shows in schools, colleges and day centres. She co-founded QQF in 2014. She also teaches at a specialist college in Haringey. Diane is a qualified Special Needs British Gymnastics Trampoline Coach and Rebound Therapist.


Joe Murphy. Co-director.

Joe has worked with adults and children with learning disabilities since 1992, mainly as a teacher, specialising in drama and music and directing over 30 shows including King Lear at the Shaw Theatre with Jack Tizard School. As a teenager Joe was a member of Sheffield Youth Theatre. He also teaches at a SEN school in Sheffield and is a musician. In 2014 Joe co-founded QQF. He is currently on the Intermediate stage of the RSC Teaching Shakespeare Certificate in Stratford-upon-Avon.