Youth Arts Develpoment Managers
BA Hons Performing Arts
At 24 years of age, Holly graduated from university with a 2:1 in Performing Arts Bachelor Honors and has prven herself a successful performer. In dance, she has a range of abilities in Musical Theatre, Jazz and contemporary. She has also trained in Theatre which includes improvising, script work and directing. Holly has taken many LAMDA exams in Musical Theatre and Singing, and is now teaching acting LAMDA. Holly is now a part time teacher at Thame Youth Theatre teaching the Inters and Middies.
Clare trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama wiht a MA in Advanced Theatre Practice. Clare has had over 19 years experience in directing,teaching and facilitating drama for young people. Clare has also taught clases at Roehampton University and the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. She is currently the acting tutor at Arts 1 teaching on the BTec course. During 2004-2009, Clare was the artistic director of her own Theatre Production company: DANTE OR DIE with whom she produced a number of very successful off west end shows. Clare is the teacher of the Seniors here at Thame Youth Theatre.
AISTD, DDI, AAC1
Louise began dancing from the age of 5. She studied many genres of dance and knew at the age of 15 that this was the career she would like to pursue. Louise trained at Margaret Howard Theatre College where she achieved her dance teaching qualifications. Previous to this Louise studied a BTEC National Diploma in Dance where she received triple distinction. Louise is fully qualified with the ISTD to teach and enter students for examinations in Imperial Classical Ballet, Modern Theatre Dance, Tap, Disco Freestyle and Acrobatic Arts. Louise thoroughly enjoyed her training and developing her knowledge of dance.
Louise is always keen to expand her teaching techniques to give her students the best training possible. Louise regularly attends dance courses, workshops and first aid courses to continue to develop her professional training.
Louise also teaches students on a one to one basis and really enjoys working with such passionate and determined students. Louise has always had a passion for dance and the performing arts and hopes to pass on her love and enthusiasm to all of her students.