Biography 

I grew up in Wadebridge, Cornwall and moved to London aged 18. I then completed BAHons in Dance with Drama and Threatre Studies. Then attended the Central School for Speech and Dramatic Art and did a voice course. I continued to study voice with Lisa Martin from Mountview. 

Following studies I worked as a Community Dance Artist with Surrey County Arts. Then worked as an Arts Administrator working on various Dance Festivals and with the Cholomondeleys. During this time I also set up a dance company and performed as part of Resolution! at The Place. As a singer during this time I worked on the South West London acoustic music scene. Working as backing singer with bands, working and recording with songwriters and working with an accapella gospel choir. 

 

When falling pregnant the first time we emigrated- leaving glorious London for beautiful Cornwall. Through three babies I have continued to work in the arts. The high point playing Charlotte in Chris Hamilton's musical 'Kettleboys and Captains' back in 2009. I've done various live band work and recording projects with local artists. In 2009/2010 worked as vocal coach for Alive Music Studios. Various Choral and poetry work in local primary and secondary schools. 

In 2012 I did further training at The Royal Academy of Music studying Estill Vocal Coaching, a technique favoured by Performing Arts Colleges. I've then established Starmakers Youth Theatre in 2010 for children from 7yrs through to 16yrs plus and Private Vocal and dance tuition.