Ms Maria Gough


Maria is one of Impromptu’s long serving professional Role-players and facilitators with over 17 years’ experience. She also has over 28 years’ experience as a professional actress. She has worked across a wide range of companies at all levels and has experience in leading forum theatre, role-playing and facilitating 1 to 1 bespoke and pre-written scenarios. She has also worked in assessment centres in both the legal and government run sectors and has role-played in complex business simulations which may run over 2 or 3 days and include characters ranging up to CEO and F.D. level.


Maria is familiar with and has experience in working with a wide range of business and behavioural models including: MBTI, Coaching using G.R.O.W. T.A. Thomas Kilman conflict handling, Johari Window, feedback using A.I.D, BOOST, and LCAR, and different customer type models e.g. re!ector, activist etc, Insights/colours


Areas of Expertise

  • Coaching
  • Assessment centre recruitment
  • Leadership Development workshops
  • Performance management programmes
  • Multi agency/team development


  • Diploma in Theatre Manchester Metropolitan University