12 Nov SMC: Guest Teachers so far this term!
We continue to run a programme of guest teachers, to compliment and enhance the teaching of our core team at College! This also gives our students an opportunity to experience a wide variety of styles and gain further industry insight and continue to develop.
Read about some of the guest teachers we’ve had in so far this term:
Jorge Antonio – Commercial
Credits include: So You Think You Can Dance, Dance, Dance, Dance, X Factor, The Voice, Olly Murs, Nile Rogers, Years & Years and T Mobile.
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Michael Peters – Musical Theatre
Our Graduate’s Credits include:
West End: Hairspray, Ghost the Musical and the Book of Mormon.
UK tours: A Chorus Line and Guys and Dolls.
Other: X Factor UK, Take That and Little Mix.
Colette Coleman – Musical Theatre
Credits include: West End Shows Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and UK tour of Cats.
Albey Brookes – Musical Theatre/Tap
Credits include: Aladdin, Dirty Dancing (UK Tour); Singin’ in The Rain (UK tour), Grease (UK Tour), George (Original Cast) Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London Palladium); Young Astaire in Tribute to Fred Astaire (London Palladium); Young Scrooge in A Christmas Carol (Royal Festival Hall); David in Rags (Guildhall); Nipper/ Workhouse Boy in Oliver! (London Palladium).
Patrick Stockbridge – Singing
Credits include: Assistant Musical Director for Bill Kenwright’s UK tour of Blood Brothers, Musical Director for Closer to Heaven and MD for various Pantomimes such as Peter Pan and Aladdin.
Lisa Spackman – Contemporary
Performance credits include touring with Bock and Vincenzi, Sue Cox, Ersatz Dance, and V-TOL dance company and delivering education projects for young people for Richard Alston Dance Company and Yael Flexer. Founder of Two Thirds Sky to develop her own professional work and has received both Arts Council Funding and good critical reception. Artists that Two Thirds Sky have collaborated with include; Kerry Nicholls, Shane Shambhu, John Ross and Henri Oguike.
Louise Gibbs – Contemporary
Louise Gibbs trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance. During her training she performed works by Alexander Whitely, Jose Agudo and Andrea Buckley. Since graduating, Louise has worked with Gary Clarke as part of his LUSTRUM project. She has also performed her Solo work and become a company dancer with the eNGine Collective. Louise is also a fully qualified Pilates Instructor.
Michaela Bartoskova – Vocal Coach
Michaela teaches at the Met Film School at Ealing Studios; and The Actors Centre in the West End. Michaela trained with Catherine Fitzmaurice, and finished a Certification as an Associate Teacher of Fitzmarice Voicework at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. I have completed Estill Voice Training Level I and II at the Royal Academy of Music. Michaela has performed at the Roundhouse, the Southbank Centre, the Barbican and Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club.