Jayne trained at the Rose Bruford College and Kent University, followed by seasons at The Mousetrap in London’ West End, the Glasgow Citizens Theatre, Perth Rep, Yorkshire Theatre Company, and the Belgrade Theatre Coventry. She then worked extensively with the Festival Players touring company as producer, actress & wardrobe mistress followed by acting roles for Traffic of the Stage, Rock Valley Productions, Daylight Theatre, Dramestics and Dreamshed Theatre.
In 1998 she founded Rain or Shine Theatre Company together with her husband Ken.
Born and bred in Gloucester, Jayne has produced every production of theirs, and for 20 years toured with them as an actress, in a wide variety of roles including Paulina, Gremio, Quince, Miss Prism, Mrs Malaprop and Mrs Hardcastle. www.rainorshine.co.uk
Jayne has been screened on TV as Brenda in Sky TV’s comedy ‘Trollied’, Keeping Up Appearances, 999, Casualty, Skins (E4) and in the films Nasty Neighbours and One Day in Nowhere Town.
Her radio credits include Mattie in The House of Mirth, Annie in Headlines and Sadie in Working the System, plus voice-overs for Tenpin Alley.