Suzann McLean Robinson Dip, MA PP
Suzann trained at the prestigious Italia Conti Academy and has an MA in Professional Practice (directing and producing theatre for Social Change). She has an extensive, 17 year, acting career in TV, theatre, film and commercials. Suzann’s TV credits include Jesus Christ Superstar, Dr. Who, Casualty, Coupling, Doctors, Bafta nominated Little Miss Jocelyn, The Honourable Woman and the feature films Amina, Freestyle, World War Z.
Alongside her acting career runs her work as a freelance director, with projects ranging from community theatre to the West End stage. Suzann directed the critically acclaimed Catcher for York Theatre Royal which won the Pulse Festival. Other directing credits include Strictly Bingo! at the Hackney Empire, The Sisterhood overseas in Bermuda and This Child for Pilot Theatre company for who she also worked as Assistant Director and actress in the TMA award winning play Looking For JJ.
Suzann was selected as to carry the Olympic Flame in the 2012 Torch Relay. Click to watch her lap.
Sarah Falvey – Y&T Oxford House
Sarah has a First Class BA (Honours) in Acting; and an MA in Screen Acting from Drama Centre, London. Her theatre credits include This Child for Pilot Theatre Company and her work for screen includes the film Library Altitude Zero for Tim Vine Productions. She is passionate about devising and creating new work for theatre and is currently involved in writing for both stage and screen.
Roy Alexander Weise - Y&T Broadway Theatre
Roy trained on the BA Directing course at Rose Bruford College. After graduating in 2011 he directed “SKEEN!” at the Oval House Theatre and became Associate Director at The Red Room Theatre & Film Company where he attained his first television credit as Trainee Director on Channel 4 Random Acts’ film INVISIBLE. He has assisted the likes of Richard Jones, Michael Buffong, Topher Campbell and has worked with companies such as the Young Vic, Lyric, Talawa, Almeida and Soho Theatre. He has recently been shortlisted for a BBC Theatre Fellowship in a joint application with the Lyric & Bush theatres. He is represented by Lucy Middleweek of Middleweek Newton Talent Management.
Kiell Smith-Bynoe - Y&T Broadway Theatre
Kiell has appeared in various TV shows such as ‘Whitechapel’ and “Parents Evening” He has also appeared in several national commercials for products like Pot Noodle and Paddy Power. After graduating East 15 Drama School, Kiell continued to develop a love for teaching from work at Theatre Royal Stratford and Y&T and is currently working on his own sketch show “All Jokes Aside”
Emma West – Y&T Oxford House
Emma started dancing and performing at the age of 16, training at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. Since graduating Emma has travelled and danced in Los Angeles for four months at the Movement Lifestyle studio, Debbie Reynolds and Millennium.
She was dancer and assistant choreographer for six months in the Bollywood industry in India.
Emma’s style of dance is versatile with influences of Jazz Funk, Contemporary, Commercial and Musical Theatre. She have a passion for performing, creating movement and teaching as she loves watching people gain skills and confidence in their dancing.
Jordan Xavier – Y&T Oxford House
Jordan has worked for a range of recording artists and directors including Luke Smith (for George Michael). He won a scholarship and trained at the prestigious Berkley School of Music in USA. Jordan has played at numerous venues throughout London as a singer and a musician and is always looking to achieve as high a standard as possible in his playing. Theatre credits include musical director and composer for ‘Rebellion’ at the Hackney Empire; musical director for ‘Viva Eastender’ at Rich Mix and sound designer for ‘The Killing Class’. He also teaches music at Beulah Primary school and Croydon Music & Arts.
Natasha Carver - Y&T Broadway Theatre
Lornette Harley – Y&T Oxford House
Lornette is a young university graduate with a degree in Music Theatre from the University of Central Lancashire. She has been teaching the 3-5yr old class at Young & Talented since September 2013. Lornette has been involved in a few theatre productions outside of her education and is now very involved in events and stage management for various events and artists in London.
Company Development Coordinator
Andreea studied Performing Arts at the University of Siena (Arezzo) – Italy and has a Masters Degree. In 2010 she was one of the founders of the theatre company ‘I Senza Palco’. In 2010 she was Alina in the production ‘Spari Mentali: Il gangster, la Coca, lo Scrittore’ – Italy. In 2011 she was Professor Paolino in ‘The Man, the Beast and the Virtue’ at Royal Holloway University of London. Andreea’s experience includes running projects for and by young people, coordinating volunteers, stage management and PA to the Director.