Lydia graduated from Toi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School (Diploma in Entertainment Technology) in 2012.
Lydia has been props assistant for previous Court Theatre productions including Grease and The Women. Other credits include Joseph K (Stage Manager) for NASDA at CPIT; Our Country’s Good (Props Master) and Love’s Labours Lost (Assistant Stage Manager) for Toi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School; Choreographic Season (Lighting Designer & Operator) for New Zealand School of Dance and Sweeny Todd (Stage Crew) for Showbiz Christchurch.
- 2016 - Legally Blonde the Musical - Stage Crew / Props Assistant
- 2016 - Matariki: Little Eyes in the Sky - Assistant Stage Manager
- 2015 - The Early Early Late Show 2015 - Stage Manager