Hannah Caudle - Singing and Elite Team Tutor
Hannah trained at one of London’s leading performing arts school’s, Bird College of Performing Arts, where she gained a degree in Musical Theatre. Hannah has since furthered her education to gain a BA (Hons) in Drama, and a Postgraduate Certificate in Education. Hannah was a member of Theatretrain since the age of 11 and was luckily enough to be cast in many lead roles including two solo performances at the Royal Albert Hall and numerous solo performances at other West End theatres.As well as London shows and local shows with Theatretrain, Hannah has also played leading roles in and out of Theatretrain such as Wendy in Peter Pan the British musical, Grace Farrell in Annie The Musical, Serena Katz in Fame, P.Burke in A Weird Romance, Sandy in Grease, Viv in Spend Spend Spend, Bride in Blood Wedding, Cléante in Tartuffe, Debs in Belongings, Megan in Real Eyes and Marguerite in Red Noses. As well as performing in shows Hannah has completed grades with Associated Board of Royal School of Music, London College of Music and Trinity including, grade 1-8 singing, grades 5-8 Musical Theatre, grade 8 Speech and Drama, grade 8 Individual acting skills and grade 5 Music Theory. Hannah is passionate about teaching and as well as teaching singing privately in London, Surrey and the Isle of Wight, Hannah loves passing on the many skills she has learnt throughout her various training onto the students at Theatretrain and loves watching them develop into great performers.
Hannah Robinson - Dance and Minis Tutor
Hannah trained with the National Dance Company, Vocal-Tech, in circus skills & acrobatics with Polichinelo Circus and in Dance Teaching at Buckinghamshire University. She spent nine years travelling the world on cruise ships working as Lead Vocalist & Dance Captain in the onboard production shows for Fred Olsen, P&O, MSC and Thomson cruises, the latter as Assistant Cruise Director. Theatrical experience includes ‘Godspell’ UK Theatre Tour (Ensemble Choir), ‘Circus Hilarious’ UK Theatre Tour (Dance Captain), ‘The Hunchback of Notredame’ (Esmeralda), ‘Fiddler on the Roof ‘(Tzeitel), ‘Boeing – Boeing!’ (Jacqueline), ‘Blythe Spirit’ (Elvira), and ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’ (Lucy). Hannah has also appeared in many pantomimes, most recently as ‘ Princess Jasmine’, alongside Stu Francis, in Aladdin at The Albert Hall, Bolton (Duggie Chapman Productions). Other dance experience includes work with Explosive Productions, ‘The Rampage Dancers’ and Springs Dance Company. Hannah has been back on ‘home soil’ for the last five years working as Assistant Entertainment Manager and Dance Captain for Warner Leisure Hotels. Whilst in this role, she was fortunate to choreograph ‘A Night at the Musicals’, ‘Jingle All The Way’ and ‘Cotton Club’ which ran at all their venues and was Dance Captain in their national advertising campaign.Having taken some time off from performing to focus on other things, Hannah is now returning to teach at Theatretrain after ten years! She taught dance here in 2004 and is very excited about joining such a brilliant team again, and is looking forward to teaching everyone!
Traci Porter - Drama Tutor
Traci is a graduate of Guildford School Of Acting, West end credits include “42nd Street”, (Dominion)“The Hunting Of The Snark”(Prince Edward),and “My One and Only”(Palladium). She has toured nationally twice with Chichester’s production of “Pickwick” alongside the late Harry Secombe and Roy Castle, and in “The Rocky Horror Show” for Richard O’Brien’s company. Other work includes a further production of “Rocky Horror” for Paul Nicholas and David Ian (B.I.C),a recording of a new musical “Brighton Rock”, production choreographer on “Quirkish Delight” at Salisbury Playhouse, as well as early cabaret work at the Hilton Hotel in the UAE.Plays in National Rep. include Agnes in “Dancing at Lughnasa”, Jacqueline in “Don’t Dress For Dinner”, Lisa in “Dead Funny”, Sally in” Dangerous Obsession” and Audrey Lemon in “Woomberang”. Traci originated the role of Barbara in Conundrum Theatre Company’s comedy “It Takes Two to Trifle ”on the London Fringe, and has appeared in T.V ads for BUPA and kelloggs. During all this touring she gained a first class degree in Humanities with Literature through study with the Open University and Greenwich University. For ten years she was a member of Shanklin theatre’s resident artistic team working as a performer and director/choreographer. She also taught drama and dance at “Local Theatre Schools”, to children from 5-18yrs.Of her numerous roles at Shanklin, favourites include Audrey in “A little Shop of Horrors”, Bridget in “A slice Of Saturday Night”, Theresa Philips in the Ayckbourn Comedy “How The other half loves”, and Margaret in “Last Tango in Little Grimley”. She is co- founder of “Two’s Company” on the Island, and plays include the comedy “The secret lives of Henry and Alice”, and “The Importance Of Being Earnest”. For the past seven years she has worked as a tutor for 1st Act, a performing arts group for adults with learning difficulties. Directing credits include "passing Strangers", "Last Panto in Little Grimley", "Dont dress for Dinner and "Mutiny". For Isle of Wight Theatretrain "Annie", "Frankenstein", "The Baker Street Irregulars", "Peter Pan" "Jungle Book and most recently "Alice in Wonderland"
Dani Voisey - Dance/Singing Tutor
Dani has worked as a professional singer/dancer for 20 years, ranging from resident performer to recording work. She attended Limelight Academy and was tutored by Barbara Walter to become a confident soprano. Dani started performing as a cabaret artist from the age of 13 and enjoyed touring as a solo artist across the UK and Finland finding her voice as a jazz and soul singer. Dani became Entertainments Manager and resident performer for Warners before becoming a lead singer/dancer for Peel/Thompson cruises. Dani starred in the touring Harry Secombe show which also had BBC coverage. She was also a key member of Blues Brothers Inc who toured the UK & Europe and worked as a recording artist and session singer over the years for various projects in adverting and original works. Dani enjoy passing on her passion for music to children and young adults!