Maike Strichow has been a part of the Newcastle Theatre community since 2006 when she began her training.
Maike has been teaching at Hunter Drama since 2014 but has been involved with the company’s productions since 2008. For Hunter Drama Maike has been the costume designer of several productions including Peter Pan, The Twits, and The BFG which she was nominated for a CONDA. Maike’s credits include Thea in Spring Awakening, Mrs Twit in The Twits, Julia in George Orwell’s 1984, and Margot in The Book of Everything for the Popular Theatre Company.
Aside from theatre, Maike has trained in film, and has worked on both sides of the camera.
Aside from theatre, Maike has trained in film, and has worked on both sides of the camera. Maike has written, directed, and filmed short films including Girls Like Us, and has starred in The Sleepover. Currently Maike is a drama and screen acting tutor at Hunter Drama and hopes to continue to be involved in the arts industry in Newcastle for many more years to come.