Meet the Team


 Sam Riley LI.D.T.A


Trained at Pattisons Theatre College

Man with Curls


Street Dance Instructor

Looking for a great Beginner Dance Instructor who really knows how to get you moving? For many years, Riley Jones has been an influential part of our business, providing clients with the personalized attention they need to fulfill their dance goals.


Tina Hewitt

Singing Teacher

Tina is an experienced teacher of singing and piano. She is currently the director of 3 choirs as well as the Musical Director for Act 1 Theatre School. She has had a very successful career as a professional entertainer for 40 years both in the UK and abroad.


Molly Thompson

Teaching Assistant

Molly been with The Academy for 5 years taking all classes available to her. She is currently studying Musical Theatre at college and hope to go on to a similar course at University.


Phoebe Bannerman

Teaching Assistant

Phoebe Started classes at the Academy 4 years ago and since starting has trained in all core subjects. She enjoys being part of our competition squad competing with our groups as well as a soloist. She has been very successful achieving a variety of awards.


Katie Tudbury

Guest Teacher

Katie trained with Miss Sam for many years before successfully gaining a place at Phil Winston Theatre Works College. She trained in all subjects and when she is not off travelling the world performing with different dance companies comes back to help run different workshops at The Academy