Geraldine Hyman - Centre Director
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 and opened Theatretrain Stevenage in 2018. During this time she has lead her students in 7 local shows and 6 large scale 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).
Caitlin Swanton - Dance Teacher
Caitlin graduated from PPA in Musical Theatre in 2017. In her third year of training she played lead roles such as Gussie Carnegie in Merrily We Roll Along and Mabel in The Pirates Of Penzance. She has since been involved in a workshop of Notre Dame as the role of Esmarelda, and has travelled the world as a singer/vocal captain onboard the Celebrity Millennium and Celebrity Reflection cruise ships. She is excited to start teaching again and hopes to inspire more future singers.
Stephanie James - Singing Teacher
Stephanie trained at the Cheshunt School of Dance for 16 years before obtaining a BA (Hons) in Drama from Oxford Brookes University. Stephanie went on to run With Love From a Princess Party Entertainment company alongside teaching at the Forbes Theatre Arts Academy in Oxford. She is now a qualified secondary school teacher specialising in Drama and loves teaching at Theatretrain on the weekends.
Chris Drake - Minis Teacher
Having studied a 3 year national diploma in professional dance at Trinity College, Chris went on to study the 3 year acting course at the Arts Educational School, laying the foundations for a fruitful career in film, television and musical theatre. Chris’ theatre credits include Titanic the Musical; Mama Mia! (International tour), Starlight Express (Germany); Chicago (Cambridge Theatre, UK tour & International); Hairspray; Priscila Queen of the Desert (Palace Theatre); Ghost (Asia tour); and Broadway and Beyond (UK tour).
Lauren Drury - Minis Assistant
More info coming soon