Event date: April 11th, 2017
Join us for a one off Workshop with Lara Denning who has played Mrs Bucket in Charlie & The Chocolate Factory and Miss Honey in Matilda. A day of singing, dancing and drama exploring these two popular West End Shows!
Available for Age 6 – 18 £22 per student 10am – 3pm Tuesday 11th April at West Leigh Junior School. Call or email to book your place!
Event date: June 10th, 2017
Join us for our Summer Local show
Saturday 10th June at the Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage
This show will be completely written by our students and performed at a local Theatre at the end of our Summer term!
Stay tuned for all the details!
Event date: June 10th, 2017
Any older students and friends of Ilford Theatretrain who wish to come and join in the fun for the day are welcome please let us know all are Welcome. The venue is Oakspark High School Oaks Lane Newbury Park Ilford IG2 7PQ.
Times: 10am to 1pm
Event date: July 2nd, 2017
Everyone has dreams. While some dream of being the star of the basketball team or science boff others hope to be the lead in the school musical. Theatretrain are delighted to bring to you Disney’s High School Musical to Shanklin Theatre. Join our talented group of students who take you on this musical journey meeting Troy, Gabriella, and Sharpay along the way in this phenomenal musical. Great fun, for audiences of all ages and sure to having you toe tapping and singing along to some of those popular catchy songs such as ‘Get’cha head in the game’ and ‘we’re all in this together ‘Book Tickets
Event date: July 31st, 2017
Monday 31st July – Friday 4th August
Fees are £150 for the week with discounts for Siblings!
Put on a Show in a Week With Robert Hyman Theatretrain’s very own Musical Director!
Our Summer school offers sessions in dance drama and singing for 6-18yrs. It is open to non-Theatretrain students as well as Theatretrian Students. Students are split into age groups and spend the week preparing for a performance at the end of the week.
Our Summer School experience is lots of fun and rewarding and you do not need experience to take part!
About our Team!
Robert Hyman (singing/musical theatre) is a Composer, Lyricist, Musical Director and Performer. He has written music and lyrics for Cinderella (2007 Olivier-nominated & 2011), Robin Hood, Pinocchio, Aladdin, Red Riding Hood and Dick Whittington (with Trish Cooke); Red Riding Hood and Dick Whittington (with Patrick Prior) all commissioned by the Theatre Royal Stratford East.
Robert has also written music and lyrics for for The Snow Queen and Hansel and Gretel, and scores for 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea and Make Some Noise. He was also Musical Director for the hit musicals The Big Life (both at Stratford and in the West End) and Come Dancing written by and staring Ray Davies of The Kinks.
Other projects include conducting a choir of 5,000 at the O2; Musical Director for the inaugural performance of the World Children’s Ensemble at the Royal Albert Hall involving young people from 37 different countries; and songs/lyrics for Image Musical Theatre Co. whose shows The Railway Children, Tom’s Midnight Garden and Sword in the Stone are currently touring the U.K.
In 2012 Robert was Musical Director for the Graeae Theatre Company production of the Ian Dury musical Reasons To Be Cheerful which toured the UK and with whom he was seen performing Spasticus Autisticus to a worldwide TV audience at the Paralympics Opening Ceremony in 2012.
Nisha Vyas-Myall (dance) has trained for 15 years with a range of theatre and dance groups, having studied street dance, contemporary, ballet, musical theatre and drama. She holds a BA (hons) degree in Performing Arts from University of Bedfordshire and the Diploma in Dance Teaching and Learning from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. Her performance credits include the West End, Cultural Olympiad and various television appearances, and she has been teaching dance for over 9 years
Sam Skinner (drama) attained a BA (Hons) Degree in Acting at the University of Northampton. He started performing at his local theatre in Scarborough, and his passion continued from there. Learning many skills through his education ranging from Classical to Physical, Intermediate Level Stage Combat and Screen Acting. Performing in many theatres around the UK such as; The Royal and Derngate, Leicester Square Theatre and The Stephen Joesph Theatre