Geraldine Hyman Centre Director/Singing Teacher
Geraldine has a BA(Hons) in Popular Music and Technology and while at university she specialised in singing. From there she went on to teach both privately and with Theatretrain for over 5 years before becoming Centre Director of Theatretrain Camden in 2009 and took over Theatretrain Hitchin in 2016. During this time she has lead her students in 5 local shows and 5 London shows.
Robert Hyman - Centre Director
Robert has worked with Theatretrain for over 20 years as the Musical Director. He has co-created all Theatretrain’s large scale productions. He is a Conductor, Composer and Arranger of note with over thirty scores to his credit. Other credits include: ‘The Big Life’ at the Apollo, Shaftesbury Avenue ‘Reasons to Be Cheerful’ (performed at the opening ceremony of the Paralympic Opening ceremony 2012) and ‘Come Dancing’, (written by and starring former Kinks front-man Ray Davies).
Whitney Brooks - Centre Manager
Whitney had private singing lessons during her studies at school with the local music trust Benslow and studied GCSE music, GCSE Drama and ‘A’ level drama at secondary school. Whitney attended Theatretrain Hitchin when she was 8 and was a student there for 11 years. She has been in many shows, both London shows and local shows throughout her years at Theatretrain. When Whitney turned 19 she began helping out within the centre, supporting the singing department at all levels and once her training was complete she took over teaching singing from the previous teacher.
Nisha Vyas-Myall - Dance Teacher
Nisha 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
Hayley Bloodworth- Drama Teacher
More info coming soon!